Building Tradesman, September 1, 2017

 

September union meeting will be held on Wednesday, September 20, 2017, at 7:30pm at the American Legion Post 54, 1125 E. Columbia, Battle Creek, MI.  49104

 

October’s union meeting will be held on Wednesday, October 18, 2017, at 7:30pm at the Lansing Hall, 5405 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Lansing, MI.  48911

 

Members who have a Med-Gas Certification and the certification will be expiring soon, please go on our website (ua333.org) and sign up for the Med-Gas Recertification Class.  Once we have a minimum of 5 members signed up we will schedule a class. It is likely that Regions 1&2 will have new hospitals under construction soon.  Secure your future with a Med-Gas certification.

 

Weld Classes:  Please contact the Battle Creek or Lansing office to pay for your class.

WELD CLASS (FALL) LANSING (ADVANCED WELDING)

AUGUST 28, 30 - SEPT 4, 6, 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, 27

OCTOBER 2, 4, 11, 16, 16, 23, 25, 30 - NOVEMBER 1

Start Date: 8/28/2017     Fee: $25.00

Location: Lansing Training Facility

 

WELD CLASS BEGINNERS (FALL) LANSING

AUGUST 29, 31 - SEPTEMBER 5, 7, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28

OCTOBER 3, 5, 10, 12, 17, 19, 24, 26, 31 - NOVEMBER 2

Start Date: 8/29/2017     Fee: $25.00

Location: Lansing Training Facility

 

WELD CLASS (FALL) BATTLE CREEK

AUGUST 28, 30 - SEPTEMBER 4, 6, 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, 27

OCTOBER 2, 4, 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25, 30 - NOVEMBER 1

Start Date: 8/28/2017     Fee: $25.00

Location: Battle Creek Training Center

 

WELD CLASS (FALL) JACKSON

AUGUST 29, 31 - SEPTEMBER 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28

OCTOBER 3, 5, 10, 12, 17, 19, 24, 26, 31 - NOVEMBER 2

Start Date: 8/29/2017     Fee: $25.00

Location: Jackson Training Center

 

Our Local UA Training Website page has been updated. The Training Center has many classes to offer with and without a charge, please go on line and sign up for classes The classes are as follows: SCAFFOLD AND ARIEL LIFT, CONFINED SPACE AND TESTING/MONITORING HAZARDOUS GASSES, JOURNEYMAN PLUMBING PREP CLASS, BLOODBORNE PATHOGENS AND HEXAVALENT CHROMIUM, RIGGING, DOWNHILL WELD CLASS, PIPEFITTING LAYOUT CLASS, TUBE BENDING, LEAD AND ASBETOS TRAINING, CROSS CONNECTION, MED-GAS CERTIFICATION, FIRST AID AND CPR, ASSE CROSS CONNECTION (40 HOURS), ASSE CONVERSION FROM MICHIGAN (24 HOURS), ASBESTOS LEAD/BLOOD BORNE PATHOGEN’S, INSTRUCTION FUNDAMENTALS, OSHA 10, OSHA 30, EPRI INDUSTRIAL RIGGING CERTIFICATION, CSD1(HVAC), FOREMAN QUALIFICATION CLASS, WELD CLASSES/ADVANCE MONDAY’S & WEDNESDAY’S 4PM, and WELD CLASSES/BEGINNERS TUESDAY’S & THURSDAYS 4 PM, 40 BACKFLOW CLASSES ARE AVAILABLE.  You must sign up online at www.ua333.org.

Plumbing Code Update Classes will be offered; September 19, 2017 at the Lansing Local Hall 5405 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Lansing, MI.  48911 September 26, 2017 in Battle Creek at the American Legion Post 54. 1125 E. Columbia, Battle Creek, MI.  49014, October 10, 2017 at the Jackson Hall, 3101 Allies Industrial Dr. Jackson, MI.  49201, November 6, 2017, Lansing hall.  If you have any questions please call (517) 323.0333.   

 

Deepest sympathy to Larry Finner on the loss of his wife Carol, who passed away August 19, 2017.  Our heartfelt thoughts and prayers are with you and your loved ones.

 

Sincere condolences to our Lansing member Ron Fizzell, for the loss of his lovely wife Marsha.  Our thoughts and prayer are with you and your family during this sorrowful time.

 

Deepest sympathies to Jean Elmore on the loss of her husband Norman Elmore who passed away May 27, 2017.

 

Sincere condolences to the family and friends of Dale Vaughn, who passed away July 30, 2017.  We are so very sorry for your loss.

 

Congratulations to Lansing member Gordon Lyons who became a Life Member, August 2, 2017.  Thank you for your dedication and service to Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 333.

 

Adopt-A-Highway: September 23, 2017

Battle Creek: Volunteers will meet at 9am, at the Quality Inn, 11081 Michigan Ave. E, Battle Creek.  Please contact Todd Scarbrough at (616) 893-5354 to sign up. 

Jackson: Volunteers will meet at the Jackson hall 3101 Allied Industrial Dr. at 8:30am.  Please contact Ron Altenberger (517) 206-7174 or Judd VanCoppenolle (517) 260-2116 to sign up.

Lansing: Volunteers will meet at 8:00am, at the Lansing Training Center, 16180 National Parkway, Lansing, 48906.  Please contact Jordon Grove at (517) 896-9434 to sign-up or if you have questions.