Building Tradesman

January 29, 2016

 

February’s union meeting will be held on Wednesday, February 17, 2016 at the Lansing hall, 7:30pm, 5405 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Lansing, MI. 48911

March’s union meeting will be held on Wednesday, March 16, 2016 at the Lansing hall, 7:30pm, 5405 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Lansing, MI. 48911

2016 Winter /Spring Class schedule

Welding

Where

When

 

Class size

Time

Starts January 4th

Lansing:

         

20 weeks

Advanced

Mondays and Wednesdays

12

4:00 PM

Fee:

$25.00

Beginners

Tuesday and Thursdays

12

4:00 PM

   

Battle Creek

Mondays and Wednesdays

8

3:30 to 8 pm

   

Jackson

Tuesday and Thursdays

8

4:30 to 8 pm

First Aid and CPR

             

January 27th

Lansing Hall

Tuesday

3 hours

6*

5:30 PM

*If we have more than 6 we will offer another class.

Red Cross only allows 6 at a time.

Lead and Asbestos Training

         

February 3rd

Lansing Training Facility

Wednesday

3 hours

16

5:00 PM

                 

Tube Bending

             

February 4th

 

Lansing Training Center

Thursday 3 hours

10

5:00 PM

                 

Scaffold and Aerial Lift Training

         

February 10th

Lansing Training Facility

Wednesday 3 hours

16

5:00 PM

                 

Confined Space and Testing /Monitoring Hazardous Gases

   

February 17th

Lansing Training Facility

Wednesday

3 hours

16

5:00 PM

                 

Bloodborne Pathogens and Hexavalent Chromium

   

February 24th

Lansing Training Facility

Wednesday

3 hours

16

5:00 PM

                 

Rigging

           

March 14th-5 weeks

Lansing Training Center

Monday and Wednesday & 3 Saturdays

10

5:00 PM

     

Saturdays: March 19th; April 16th & 23rd

 

Cross-Connection

To be announced

   
 

Med-Gas Certification

Tentative Spring- Both Instructors are working overtime currently

   

* IF YOU'D LIKE TO SIGN UP, PLEASE GIVE DEBRA, DIANA, DONITA OR TRENT A CALL.

Note: Debra Smith is relocating to the Jackson office to replace Joni Thomas now that Joni has retired. Please note that Diane Lake is handling all JATC and Training related questions along with SUB fund issues. We are also updating our phone system which will allow us to use automation and be more efficient. You will be able to call the Lansing Hall and be connected directly to Debra in Jackson or Diane in the Lansing Training Center depending on your needs. You will of course also be able to be connected to the Agent and Manager directly at each hall. If you have any questions, concerns or suggestions related to these changes during this time of transition, please do not hesitate to contact Business Manager Price Dobernick.

Dues rates for 2016, Active Members $28. Retirees $15. (No Changes)

Tee shirts are available at all three halls, $20.00. Pipe Trades Pro Calculators are available also, $50. If you have had issues with the print coming off the tee shirt please contact your respective hall and we will get a new one for you.

Attention members: If you have old pictures, memorabilia, tools, or old news articles that pertain to our Local, please drop them off to your respective hall. We are creating a “Heritage Hall” at our Training center in Lansing.

If you have a change in address or phone number, please contact your respective hall.

A note from Joni- Thank you to all Local 333 members and their families for your thoughtfulness and generosity. The kindness, love and support given to me when I retired means so much more that any words can express. Huge hugs to all of you.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: FLINT WATER CRISIS PROJECT. Local 333 is asking members to volunteer to help distribute water filters and cases of bottled water to the families in the city of Flint, Saturday, January 30, 2016. Members are to meet at the Lansing hall at 6:30am. 5405 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Lansing, MI. 48911. If you plan to attend please contact Chris Keck (517) 388-4152.

Congratulations to Jim Kirkland and Scott Hopkins for graduating HVAC with the passing of the STAR exam.