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C-W News & General Updates

Key information for individuals attending Can-Weld whether you’re a day-time student or a night-time Ironworker; informative news for all.

Before You Drive

Important reminders worthy of reviewing before you come to Can-Weld.

Here you will be informed of facility closings due to a snowstorm or a humidex alert.  Take this time to review our standard protocols for Shop Access (i.e., The Buzzer), our Humidex Chart and Storm/Ice Closings below:

Shop Access

Humidex Chart

Ice Closings

CWB Test Dates Open

to ALL Welders

*NEW* Summer, Fall & Winter CWB Test Dates for 2024

  • Friday, May 3, 2024
  • Friday, June 14, 2024
  • Friday, July 26, 2024
  • Friday, September 13, 2024
  • Friday, November 15, 2024
  • Friday, December 13, 2024

You must call to schedule with front office (519) 344-9222.

Dates are subject to change.

Please check this website post regularly.

I/W #700 Only CWB Test Dates

*NEW* Spring, Summer, Fall & Winter CWB Test Dates for 2024

  • April 25, 2024
  • May 30, 2024
  • June 20, 2024
  • September 19, 2024
  • October 17, 2024
  • November 21, 2024
  • December 5, 2024

Only for Ironworkers #700 members
I/W test dates are always on a Thursday
Special permission is granted for ironworkers to practice 1 hour just prior to testing on the same day.
Practice is 3pm – 4pm
Testing STARTS IMMEDIATELY at 4pm, no exceptions
You must call your Union Hall to schedule. If your name is not on their list, you will not be allowed to test at Can-Weld
Dates are subject to change, please check website regularly.

Ironworkers #700 Extra Training Available

Tues. & Thurs. available for I/W #700

5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

You must call Can-Weld (519)-344-9222 to book
No night sessions available for the month of July, month of August and Christmas break

CAN-WELD SCHEDULED CLOSINGS

  • FRIDAY Feb. 16, 2024 CLOSED
  • FAMILY DAY Feb. 19, 2024 CLOSED
  • GOOD FRIDAY Mar. 29, 2024 CLOSED
  • MONDAY Apr. 1, 2024 CLOSED
  • FRIDAY May 17, 2024 CLOSED
  • VICTORIA DAY May 20, 2024 CLOSED
  • FRIDAY Jun. 28, 2024 CLOSED
  • MONDAY, Jul. 1, 2024 CLOSED
  • FRIDAY Aug. 2, 2024 CLOSED
  • CIVIC DAY Aug. 5, 2024 CLOSED
  • FRIDAY Aug. 30, 2024 CLOSED
  • LABOUR DAY Sept. 2, 2024 CLOSED
  • FRIDAY Oct. 11, 2024 CLOSED
  • THANKSGIVING DAY Oct. 14, 2024 CLOSED
  • FRIDAY Nov. 8, 2024 CLOSED
  • MONDAY Nov. 11, 2024 CLOSED

 

CHRISTMAS & WINTER BREAK 2024/2025

CLOSED Dec. 23, 2024 to Jan. 1, 2025; OPEN Jan. 2, 2025