New Dawn College is now accepting applicants for its September 2015 diploma programs. For more than three decades, New Dawn College has been offering high-quality career-oriented training. Today New Dawn College offers two Diploma Programs: Basic Welding, and High Pressure Pipe Welding.

Basic and High Pressure Pipe Welding Diplomas

The Basic Welding Diploma Program is designed to prepare students to enter the workforce with the skills needed to be a productive and successful welder. The program combines classroom theory, practical shop training, and a variety of work experience and education activities.

The High Pressure Pipe Welding Diploma Program prepares welders for the demands of industry in high quality X-ray work as required by the A.S.M.E. section 1X of the boiler pressure code.

For more information call 902-270-3659 today, e-mail, visit or click here to apply for New Dawn College’s Basic or High Pressure Pipe Welding Diploma Programs.


New Dawn Health Care offers professional health care services including home care, foot care, blood collection services and residential living for seniors though Home Living Ltd. and the New Dawn Guest Home.

Rental Properties

New Dawn owns and manages five commercial properties including the historic Crowell’s Building in downtown Sydney, and two hundred quality homes throughout CBRM. Click here to see current vacancies.

New Dawn College

New Dawn College is a registered Private Career College offering diploma programs in Cosmetology Hair Design, Continuing Care Assistant, Basic Welding and High Pressure Pipe Welding.

Meals on Wheels

New Dawn Meals on Wheels is a not-for-profit program that provides hot, nutritious meals and smiles to people in our community who are unable to prepare meals for themselves.

Invest Local

Enabling investors the opportunity to grow their money through the CEDIF (Community Economic Development Investment Fund) structure while also growing the community in which they live and work.

Community Engagement

The New Dawn Community Education Foundation was established in 2002. The work of the Foundation is to engage and encourage community participation and dialogue as the basis for community building and to raise funds to do the work.

Holy Angels Project

New Dawn Enterprises recently purchased this historic complex, which has been an important asset in our community for over a century. New Dawn is in the process of adapting these facilities to meet community needs in the most responsible, creative, and sustainable way possible.