Materials and Processes

The Materials and Processes course covers an introduction to material properties and structures, basic steel making, non-ferrous materials, castings, basic welding terminology, metal forming, corrosion, heat treating, mechanical properties, and flaws. The course will cover the components necessary to meet the requirements of NRCan and CAN/CGSB-48.9712.


Supporting documentation of the following must be submitted with your registration form in order to be registered for this course:

  • Proof of age (e.g., copy of photo ID, drivers license, or a passport).

*Please note that Registrants must meet all prerequisites before the registration will be completed.


Certificates will be issued to each student that successfully completes the course. Attendance will be recorded daily and in order to successfully pass the course, students must receive a grade of 70% or above.


All student manuals, text books, and handouts will be provided on the first day of the course.

Please note that students will be expected to supply themselves with the following:

  • scientific calculator
  • pens
  • pencils
  • ruler


Unless otherwise notified, classes are 8:30 – 4:30 Monday-Friday
(40 hours total).


To apply, please reach out to with your information to

Please include:

  • Your full name,
  • Your phone number,
  • Your email,
  • If you meet the required pre-requisites,
  • And, which course you would like to apply for.

Please feel free to include any additional comments or questions you may have.