The training is in a bilingual environment and is suitable to both francophone and anglophones as the evaluations are not written but practice in the shop.

5734- Attestation of Vocational Studies

When: 2 days a week (total of 80 days)

Where: At LVTC Mondays and Tuesdays-Hours: 8am – 4pm (30 min for lunch).

How much: $260$ at registration including the test : “Certificat en soudage sur appareils sous pressionclasse A “.

Check the “Fees” tab as some programs have fees that are not related to the registration

How long: 8 days of theory (60 hours) and 72 days of practice (540 hours)

Diploma: AVS


To develop in the students the competencies required to integrate harmoniously in to the school and work environments, to perform tasks prerequisite to high-pressure welding, to understand the concepts and principles essential to the trade, to make use of information contained in drawings of pressure vessels, to apply the different processes used to weld pressure pipes, to apply the torch brazing process used on pressure pipes and to weld and repair pressure vessels.



Persons who hold a DVS:
5195 Soudage-montage
OR 1049 Soudage général
OR 5695 Welding and Fitting
OR 1549 General Welding
Have been granted recognition of equivalent learning.
Persons practising an occupation related to the program of study.

802-511Determine their suitability for the trade and the training process151
802-522Apply concepts related to standards and to the classification of pipes302
802-532Interpret drawings of pressure vessels302
802-542Prepare pipes302
802-558Weld pipes using the SMAW process in the 2G position1208
802-568Weld pipes using the SMAW process1208
802-575Weld mild steel and stainless steel pipes using the GTAW process755
802-585Weld pipes using the GTAW and SMAW processes755
802-592Weld aluminum pipes using the GTAW process302
802-602Weld pipes using the GMAW and FCAW processes302
802-621Torch braze pipes151
802-632Weld and repair pressure vessel components302

Payable upon acceptation in the program

260 $

Payable before the start of class

Mandatory Items Paid at Centre

For a comprehensive cost list please contact LVTC

All costs are non-refundable

Costs are subject to change without notice