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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

  • September 16, 2022
  • October 21, 2022
  • November 25, 2022

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

  • September 29, 2022
  • October 27, 2022
  • December 1, 2022

Only for Ironworkers #700 members
I/W test dates are always on a Thursday
Special permission is granted for ironworkers to practice 2 hours just prior to testing on the same day.
Practice is 3 pm – 5 pm
Testing STARTS IMMEDIATELY at 5pm, 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 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 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

CHRISTMAS & WINTER BREAK 2021

CLOSED Dec. 24, 2021 to Jan. 3, 2022; OPEN Jan. 4, 2022

  • FRIDAY Feb. 18, 2022 CLOSED

  • FAMILY DAY Feb. 21, 2022 CLOSED

  • GOOD FRIDAY April 15, 2022 CLOSED

  • MONDAY April 18, 2022 CLOSED

  • FRIDAY May 20, 2022 CLOSED

  • VICTORIA DAY May 23, 2022 CLOSED

  • CANADA DAY July 1, 2022 CLOSED

  • FRIDAY July 29, 2022 CLOSED

  • CIVIC DAY Aug. 1, 2022 CLOSED

  • FRIDAY Sept. 2, 2022 CLOSED

  • LABOUR DAY Sept. 5, 2022 CLOSED

  • FRIDAY Oct. 7, 2022 CLOSED

  • THANKSGIVING DAY Oct. 10, 2022 CLOSED

  • REMEMBRANCE DAY Nov. 11, 2022 CLOSED

 

CHRISTMAS & WINTER BREAK 2022

CLOSED Dec. 26, 2022 to Dec. 30, 2022; OPEN Jan. 3, 2023