Careers in Welding


Canadian Welding Association Regina Chapter and Saskatchewan Polytechnic present

Careers in Welding

Date:Wednesday, April 27, 2022
Time:5 – 8 p.m.
Location:Saskatchewan Polytechnic, Regina Campus, 4500 Wascana Parkway

Sask Polytech offers two welding programs: Welding and Fabricator Welder. Come out to Saskatchewan Polytechnic and have a great evening learning about becoming a welder.

Join us for:

  • shop tours
  • industry leaders
  • exhibitor booths
  • guest speakers
  • chances to win prizes!

Supper is provided as well as free on-site parking.

Sask Polytech is a strong advocate that vaccination against COVID-19 is the single most effective public health measure to reduce the spread and harms of COVID-19. We encourage students and employees to be fully vaccinated and to get their booster shot when eligible.

  • Masks are required indoors at all campus locations. Masks should be worn anytime you are interacting with another person on campus. Masks can be removed temporarily when eating or drinking or when alone in an office.
  • Cloth masks are not permitted. Approved masks include:
    • Level 3 procedural masks
    • N95s and KN95s
    • Double masking with a cloth mask over level 3 procedural masks
  • Wash your hands often with soap and warm water for at least 20 seconds or use hand sanitizer containing at least 60 per cent alcohol.
  • Stay at home if you are ill. Follow provincial guidelines on self-isolation if you have COVID-19

U of R Early Admission Days

U of R Early Admission Days
Feb. 8 – 15, 2022

4 Steps:

  • workshop
  • request transcripts to be sent from the gov’t of SK
  • apply and pay $50
  • Check email and book an appointment

Looking for a job?

Saskatchewan Youth Apprenticeship

Saskatchewan Youth Apprenticeship (SYA) scholarships may be available for students who have taken the SYA program. There is still ample time for students to complete a SYA passport and earn 300 apprenticeship hours as well as the opportunity to win a $1000 scholarship. Talk to Ms. Lapointe for more information.

Courses that include this program:

  • CWEX 20/30
  • Industrial Arts 10/20/30

SK Poly Program Explorer

GAP Year Organizations

Want to explore options after high school check out these organizations for more information.


Want to learn French?

Explore is a five-week intensive language-learning program for grade 11 & 12 students who want
to learn or want to continue to learn French as an additional language. Participants will receive a
$2200 bursary and have the opportunity to experience another region of Canada.


Skills Canada – Saskatchewan

Skills Canada is a great opportunity for students to demonstrate their skills and have fun. Students
learn about the skilled trades and technology careers through hands-on activities and

REGISTRATION: Starts Feb. 14, 2022


RDIEC Career Connections

The RDIEC’s Career Connections program provides an opportunity for interested Grade 10-12 students to obtain entry level skills and industry recognized safety training certification.  Participating students also have the opportunity to obtain a high school credit upon completion of the work experience component.

This program involves three (3) steps:  

         1.  Skill Acquisition – This is an introduction to the career area through basic skill development.  During this phase, the students will acquire industry specific entry level skills in the career highlighted.

         2.  Safety Training – A and B are found at Career Safety Education.  C is found at SK Construction Association

Students will have to complete the following:

        A) Young Workers Readiness Certificate.

        B) Mental Health Wellness Training

        C) SCOT (Safety Construction Orientation Training)  A pin number will be given to access this site.

         D) Plus additional 

        3.  Career Work Exploration Credit – it students would like to continue this program and earn a Career and Work Exploration credit, there is the option for them to complete a work experience placement.

Students should be interested in the skilled trades and have time in their personal schedules to fulfill the commitment of this program.  Students must dress appropriately for working in this industry and steel toed boots are required.  

*** Students will also have to provide a proof of vaccination or a proof of a negative Covid 19 test. (The student will have to pay for this test and bring the proof of negative results with them each week)  

RDIEC Career Connections in March will include: (Stay tuned for more information.)

  • Masonry (open to all students).
  • Carpentry (open to female students only)
  • Auto Body (open to underrepresented students—Indigenous, female, people with disabilities, newcomers)


Friendly City Optimist Club Essay Contest

Enter to win a $2500 Scholarship

Eligibility: Students under age 19 as of October 1, 2022

Official Topic: “How does an optimist mindset change my tomorrow?”


  • 700-800 words.
  • Hyphenated words count as one word.
  • Title, Footnotes and Biography (are not included in word count).

Deadline: February 11, 2022

Send to or contact: Lloyd Pethick at 306-694-4121, 278 Wellington Drive, Moose Jaw, SK S6K 1A4