CWB Group’s Canadian Collision Repair Academy hosting Progressive Repair Planning Program; registration for August 2024 through March 2025 open now

Milton, Ontario — The CWB Group and Canadian Collision Repair Academy are hosting an instructor-led Progressive Repair Planning Program on various dates from August 12, 2024, through March 2025, and sign-up is open now. Geared toward repair planners, estimators and insurance personnel proficient with current estimating software–though beneficial to front office staff and technicians alike–the […]

Throwback Thursday: Tropicana students experience autobody

Toronto, Ontario — In honour of Tropicana Community Services’ Discovery Day at the AkzoNobel headquarters today, this Throwback Thursday features TWO exclusive albums from past Tropicana student events. Take a gander through our archived pictures from 2017 and 2023, respectively, and witness Tropicana’s dedicated pre-apprenticeship autobody students in their element! One of Tropicana’s offerings is […]

Spanesi Made Easy: CWB to host Spanesi equipment training sessions in April

Milton, Ontario — Do you have Spanesi equipment sitting around but no technicians trained to use them? Well, a trio of free training courses supported by the Canadian Welding Bureau (CWB) may be just what your team needs to put those fancy yellow tools to work. Over the course of April 25 to 27, trainers […]

Forging Forward: CWB Welding Foundation launches Women of Steel program

Milton, Ontario — The Canadian Welding Bureau (CWB) Welding Foundation has launched a new program, aiming to promote education, confidence, personal growth and experiential learning for women interested welding-related skilled trades. According to a CWB press release, this is a 64 week pre-employment program that started in June 2022 and will run until Aug. 2023 […]

Strengthening the Bond: CWB Group announces new collision repair welding program

Milton, Ontario — The CWB Group is excited to announce the launch of a new collision repair welding program it says it designed “to provide the highest quality repair, utilize best practices, and ensure that vehicles are safely and adequately repaired.” This new program from the Canadian Welding Bureau (CWB) intends to bring the latest […]