If you are interested in joining, repairing, or cutting metal parts in manufacturing, construction and servicing, Welding might be your thing. Welding is essential to large projects such as bridge construction and to minor high-frequency applications such as repairing machinery and vehicles. 

The demand of welders in manufacturing, construction and services is ever increasing, plus welding is foreseen to form a vital part of industry far into the future. After completing an apprenticeship, you are regarded as a qualified Welder with The Red Seal.

By walking your apprenticeship journey with us, we will ensure that you receive training focussed on industry expectations of the future. We will listen to your every concern and you will become part of the RC family forever.

A qualified artisan will be able to:

  • Perform cutting, gouging and gas welding of ferrous materials using oxy fuel, carbon arc and plasma cutting equipment
  • Produce fillet welds using various welding processes
  • Produce plate welds using various welding processes
  • Produce pipe welds using various welding processes
  • Intake: Flexible Intake
  • Duration: 27 to 36 months, depending on the pace of the learner
  • Who Should Apply: School Leavers, Artisan Aides, Not-yet-qualified/Semi-Skilled Welder and Entrepreneurs
  • ARPL: Contact us for an Artisan Recognition of Prior Learning Gap Assessment
  • Accreditation: MQA, merSETA, QCTO

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Resolution Circle is a technical training provider with a wide range of programmes designed to address the skills required in the rapidly evolving technical work environment. We are committed to ensuring our trainees and corporate clients are equipped with a keen mindset, skillset and knowledge to harness all the opportunities emerging from the fourth industrial revolution. Resolution Circle is a subsidiary of the University of Johannesburg.


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