For Beginners

Ready Arc Training and Testing is New Brunswick’s only recognized Private Welding School. We offer only the very best training, getting you into the workforce sooner and better prepared for the job.

Certified top-notch instructors and state-of-the-art facilities provide the best hands-on program there is. If you’re serious about connecting to a career in welding, we’ll get you there!

Why Welding

“One of the great things about the welding trade and all the career paths that it brings is that welding is really everywhere. Welding appears in everything from the cars we drive, to ships, to aircrafts, to infrastructure, to consumer goods – and everything in between.” - Craig Martin, VP Public Safety for CWB (Canadian Welding Bureau)

  • It is both a skill AND an ART. Build something you can be proud of, with your own hands
  • You can travel. Welding jobs are EVERYWHERE
  • There are endless career options. In almost every industry, from cruise lines to pipelines

Recipe for a Good Welder

Do you enjoy…

  • Working with your hands?
  • Creating/building things?
  • Solving problems?
  • Being active?
  • Working with people?

Career Options

Opportunities are broad and vary depending on the employer/project

  • Custom Fabrication (work from blueprints, deadline-driven)
  • Manufacturing (on an assembly line)
  • Infrastructure (on single large projects for long time periods)

To name a few…

  • Boilermakers
  • Pipefitters
  • Iron Workers
  • Shipbuilding
  • Oilfields & Pipelines

Earning Potential

  • Wages vary depending on industry, experience and education/certification level
  • Takes time and effort
  • Anywhere from $16-$20/hr starting as an apprentice
  • We’ve seen Red Seal Journeymen make as much as $300k/year!

Ready To Get Started?

Apply Online today, or learn more about the what we offer.