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Trades & Apprenticeship

We offer skilled trades programs in many fields essential to the province.

These programs align with the knowledge and skills industry look for, so the demand for our students is high. Concepts learned in the classroom are reinforced by lab and shop activities so students can hit the ground running in rewarding careers.

With NAIT's hands-on training and support, apprentice Megan Malloy is pursuing a big career in the trades. For her, no challenge is too high or too heavy.

Name Delivery Open Studies Outcome
Electrical Courses (Distance)
Distance N/A Continuing Education - Non-Credit
Forklift Training
Evening/Weekends N/A Continuing Education - Non-Credit
Fundamental CNC Operations
N/A Continuing Education - Non-Credit
Fundamental Machine Shop Ops
N/A Certificate - Non-Credit
Gunsmithing Courses
Evening/Weekends N/A Continuing Education - Non-Credit
Heavy Duty Electrical & Electronics Certificate
Evening/Weekends N/A Certificate - Non-Credit
Hydronic Designer and Installer Certification Courses (Distance)
Distance N/A Continuing Education - Non-Credit
Job Readiness Certificates
Evening/Weekends N/A Continuing Education - Non-Credit
Oil and Gas Process Operator Certificate
N/A Certificate - Non-Credit
Oil and Gas Production Operator
Distance N/A Continuing Education - Non-Credit
Oil Field Thread Inspection Certificate
Evening/Weekends N/A Certificate - Non-Credit
Power Engineering (Part-Time & Distance)
Distance N/A Continuing Education - Non-Credit
Pulp and Paper Process Operator Certificate
N/A Certificate - Non-Credit
Pulp and Paper Technician Certificate
Distance N/A Certificate - Non-Credit
Refrigeration Courses
Evening/Weekends N/A Continuing Education - Non-Credit
Solar Photovoltaic Courses
N/A Continuing Education - Non-Credit
Welding Courses
Evening/Weekends N/A Continuing Education - Non-Credit
3A Power Lab | NAIT
Day N/A Credit
3B Power Lab | NAIT
Day N/A Credit
4th Class Boilers and Combustion | NAIT
N/A Credit
4th Class Power Eng Theory II | NAIT
N/A Credit
Acorn (IsoExpress Windows) | NAIT
Evening/Weekends N/A Continuing Education
Advanced Operations and Simulations | NAIT
Day N/A Credit
Advanced Prime Movers | NAIT
Day N/A Credit
Advanced Thermodynamics | NAIT
Day N/A Credit
Air Conditioning and Electrical | NAIT
Day N/A Credit
Air Flow & Balancing | NAIT
N/A Credit
AIT Challenge Project for Cabinetmakers | NAIT
N/A Credit
AIT Challenge Project for Carpenters | NAIT
N/A Credit
Asbestos Removal & Abatement | NAIT
Evening/Weekends N/A Continuing Education
Auto Body Repair Procedures | NAIT
Day N/A Credit
Autobody MIG Welding | NAIT
Evening/Weekends N/A Continuing Education
Axes, Hatchets and Tomahawks | NAIT
Evening/Weekends N/A Continuing Education
B Pressure ABSA Exam | NAIT
N/A Continuing Education
B" Pressure ABSA Exam | NAIT
Day N/A Continuing Education
Basic Automobile Terminology and Parts | NAIT
N/A Continuing Education
Basic Hydraulics | NAIT
N/A Continuing Education
Beginners Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) "MIG" | NAIT
Evening/Weekends N/A Continuing Education
Beginners Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW) "TIG" | NAIT
Day Evening/Weekends N/A Continuing Education
Beginners Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) "STICK" | NAIT
Evening/Weekends N/A Continuing Education
Blacksmithing | NAIT
Evening/Weekends N/A Continuing Education
Blacksmithing Bootcamp | NAIT
N/A Continuing Education
Blueprint Reading - Commercial Structural & Architectural | NAIT
Evening/Weekends N/A Continuing Education
Blueprint Reading - Introduction | NAIT
Evening/Weekends N/A Continuing Education
Brake Systems | NAIT
Day N/A Credit
Business Fundamentals and Basic Maintenance | NAIT
Day N/A Credit
Cabinetmaker Projects | NAIT
N/A Credit
CAD/CAM | NAIT
Day N/A Credit
CAD/CAM Drawing with Mastercam Software | NAIT
Evening/Weekends N/A Continuing Education
Canada's Ozone Layer Protection Awareness Program | NAIT
Evening/Weekends N/A Continuing Education
CNC Machine Operation | NAIT
N/A Credit
CNC Machining Centre Operation and Programming | NAIT
Day N/A Credit
CNC Programming | NAIT
N/A Credit
CNC Turning Centre Operation and Programming | NAIT
Day N/A Credit
Cogeneration, Heat Exchangers, Wastewater and Maintenance | NAIT
N/A Credit
Combustion Analysis | NAIT
N/A Continuing Education
Construction & Shop Drawings | NAIT
N/A Credit
Damascus Research | NAIT
N/A Continuing Education
Dimensional Measurement | NAIT
N/A Continuing Education
Drill Press and Manual Lathe Operations | NAIT
N/A Continuing Education
Electrical | NAIT
Day N/A Credit
Electrical and Electronics | NAIT
Day N/A Credit
Electrical and Instrumentation | NAIT
Day N/A Credit
Electricity | NAIT
N/A Credit
Elements and Construction of Casework 2 | NAIT
Day N/A Credit
Exam Re-Certification - Asbestos Removal and Abatement. | NAIT
Day N/A Continuing Education
First Class Journeyman to "B" Pressure | NAIT
Evening/Weekends N/A Continuing Education
Forklift Certification | NAIT
Evening/Weekends N/A Continuing Education
Forklift Operator Training | NAIT
Evening/Weekends N/A Continuing Education
Frames and Suspensions | NAIT
Day N/A Credit
Fuel Injection | NAIT
Day N/A Credit
Furniture Design & Techniques - Level I | NAIT
Evening/Weekends N/A Continuing Education
Furniture Design Level 2 | NAIT
Evening/Weekends N/A Continuing Education
Geometric Dimension & Tolerance | NAIT
N/A Continuing Education
Hammer Rack Project | NAIT
N/A Continuing Education
Heating Boilers and Industrial Drawings | NAIT
N/A Credit
Heavy Equipment DC Electrical | NAIT
N/A Continuing Education
Heavy Equipment Electronics and Multiplexing | NAIT
N/A Continuing Education
Heavy Equipment Mobile Air Conditioning | NAIT
Evening/Weekends N/A Continuing Education
Heavy Equipment Starting and Charging | NAIT
N/A Continuing Education
Heavy Equipment Technician Job Readiness | NAIT
N/A Continuing Education
HVAC Fundamentals | NAIT
N/A Credit
HVAC/R Applied Control System | NAIT
N/A Credit
Hydraulic Fundamentals and Hydraulic Brakes | NAIT
Day N/A Credit
Hydraulics II | NAIT
Day N/A Credit
Hydronic Designer Core I | NAIT
Distance Online N/A Continuing Education
Hydronic Designer Core II | NAIT
Distance Online N/A Continuing Education
Hydronic Designer Core III | NAIT
Distance Online N/A Continuing Education
Hydronic Installer Core I | NAIT
Distance Online N/A Continuing Education
Hydronic Installer Core II | NAIT
Distance Online N/A Continuing Education
Hydronic Installer Core III | NAIT
Distance Online N/A Continuing Education
Hydronics I | NAIT
N/A Credit
Industrial Communications and Monitoring | NAIT
Day N/A Credit
Instrumentation | NAIT
N/A Credit
Intermediate Blacksmithing | NAIT
Evening/Weekends N/A Continuing Education
Interpreting Engineering Drawings | NAIT
Day Yes Credit
Intro to Marquetry | NAIT
Evening/Weekends N/A Continuing Education
Intro to Oxy-Acetylene Welding & Cutting | NAIT
Day N/A Continuing Education
Introduction to Autobody Repair | NAIT
Evening/Weekends N/A Continuing Education
Introduction to Hand Tools, Portable and Stationary Machines, Trade Safety and Professionalism | NAIT
Day N/A Credit