Fees Free Courses are now available through the Welding Academy under contract to the National Trade Academy.
Start today towards a welding qualification. From introduction to certification we can accommodate all your training requirements in a small, supportive, professional, teaching environment.
Our purpose built premises houses 17 individual fully equipped ventilated work stations. We have fully trained and trade qualified tutors that deliver Courses and Certification designed to meet industry requirements.
The Welding Academy was established in Christchurch in December 1998 and was registered with NZQA on 1 May 1999.
Along with our industry Board of Advisors and daily contact with professionals in the Welding and Engineering Industry, we are confident our courses meet current industry demand and provide the correct qualifications and training to meet this demand; whether it be AS/NZS 2980 or ASME IX Trade Welding Certificates, ticket renewal, Unit Standards or in-company training.
The Welding Academy also offers the programme - Certificate in Welding and Fabrication (Levels 3 & 4) leading to the qualification NZ Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Welding Level 3 & Level 4), a 40 week (international students 52 weeks), full time NZQA approved programme designed to assist students in moving forward with their chosen career path in welding and fabrication.
Fees Free may be available to domestic students only.
Welding Academy Christchurch
Located 5 mins from central Christchurch - near Lancaster Park stadium. • Brand new fully equipped workshops • Administration office • Classroom facilities • Parking available