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Ignite the Spark: The Welder Experience

November 10, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm


Ready to start your welding career?

We’ve got the perfect first step.

Join us for our 4th Ignite the Spark event on Saturday, November 10 from 10am-3pm.

You’ll get the full Ready Arc experience, and learn everything you need to know about starting your career as a welder.

Limited seating available. Register early!

Reserve your spot today with our Eventbrite tickets.


  • Informal classroom sessions: Overview of the welding trade & career options, intro to the Ready Arc curriculum and expert instructors
  • Presentation from Apprenticeship NB showing how Ready Arc fits into the provincial apprenticeship program.
  • Presentation outlining all available funding options.
  • Chats with previous Ready Arc grads
  • Safety, theory and practical session for a simple take-home welding project, with practice and welding time in the Ready Arc shop
  • Lunch, drinks, coffee and snacks provided
  • Prizes throughout the day, plus our Grand Prize Draw at the event closing.


  • Participants must bring CSA-approved work boots for activities in the Ready Arc shop. All other safety equipment will be provided as required
  • Waiver sign-off by the participant (or parent/guardian) required
  • Please let us know if you plan to bring a parent or family member with you for the welcome/information session portion at the beginning of the event.
  • Please note that we will reach out to confirm your attendance during the week of the event.



Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?
Participants must either be a high school graduate (or GED equivalent) OR graduating in 2019 or 2020.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Feel free to call us at (506) 696-6336 or email info@readyarc.ca if you have any questions.

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn’t match the person who attends?
No, your personal registration information is only applicable/valid for your attendance.


November 10, 2018
10:00 am - 3:00 pm


Ready Arc Training and Testing
70 McIlveen Drive
Saint John, New Brunswick E2J 4Y7 Canada
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(506) 696.8336

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