We are proud to announce that following our 2018 NZQA External Evaluation and Review, the Welding Academy has achieved the highest level of educational performance:

"Highly Confident in educational performance"

The Stainless Steel and Aluminium Welding Academy was established in Christchurch in December 1998 and was registered with NZQA on 1 May 1999.

The Welding Academy is a small private training provider with a lot to offer.  Our professional and efficient approach to training is supported by 16 year's experience training and qualifying students to a high standard, for a career in the Welding and Engineering Industry.

Along with our industry Board of Advisors and daily contact with professionals in the Welding and Engineering Industry, we are confident our courses meet current industry demand and provide the correct qualifications and training to meet this demand; whether it be Trade Welding Certificates, ticket renewal, Unit Standards or in-company training.

The Welding Academy also offers work-based training for students at appropriate times on their courses to reinforce their skills relating to industry and assist them in moving forward with their chosen career path.


 Classes:      Mig and Arc welding  $60.00 inc.GST an hour

                    Tig and Aluminium welding $65.00 inc. GST an hour

                    (includes all consumables)


Evening Classes:  Tuesday and Wednesday 6-8 p.m.

                            -  Bookings essential  -


We accept Eftpos and Cash or Company Accounts can be set up.

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Stainless Steel & Aluminium Welding Academy
4a Lismore Street
Waltham, Christchurch,
8011, New Zealand

Phone: +64(0) 3 3773 911
email: enquiries@weldingacademy.co.nz