As early as 1999, Can-Weld Training & Testing Centre established themselves as a premier welding school in southwestern Ontario. Their doors are opened to all individuals, with a minimum age of 16 years, wanting basic "hands-on" practical training to start a welding career. Training that can take an individual to independent manufacturing and/or fabricating companies for employment. Can-Weld is a C.W.B. accredited test centre and can also provide T.S.S.A. certification. As a local testing facility, this service provides a convenience to students establishing first-time certification and journeypeople wishing to upgrade or renew their certification.