Building Tradesman September 23, 2016

 

October’s union meeting will be held on Wednesday, October 19, 2016, at 7:30pm, 5405 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Lansing, MI.  48911.

November’s union meeting will be held on Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at 7:30pm, 5405 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.  Lansing, MI.  48911.  (Please note this meeting has changed to the second Wednesday of the month)

 

Battle Creek Adopt-A-Highway will be Saturday, September 24, 2016 at 9am.  The participants will meet for breakfast prior to the pick-up.  Anyone interested should contact Todd Scarbrough.  (616) 893-5354

Lansing, Adopt-A-Highway, Saturday, September 24, 2016 at 8am.  Volunteers will meet at the JATC Training Center, 16180 National Parkway Lansing, MI.  48906.  For more information or to sign-up please contact Ian Behringer (517)803-5893 or Jordon Grove (517)896-9434.

Jackson Adopt-A-Highway will be held September 24, 2016; volunteers will meet at the Jackson hall, 3101 Allied Dr. Jackson MI. 49203, at 8:30am. 

 

Our Local UA Training Website page has been updated.  If you have not created yourself an account, please do so, and sign up for a class, as the Training Center has many classes to offer with and without a charge.  Classes are available starting August 1.  Classes are as follow: 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), WELD CLASSES/ADVANCE  MONDAY’S AND WEDNESDAY’S 4PM, FOREMAN QUALIFICATION CLASS.  You must sign up online.  Go to www.ua333.org.

 

Jackson weld classes are still available.  Anyone who is interested in signing up, please contact Ian Tamblyn. (517) 474-3044.

 

Attendance drawing winner was Ray Brassington.  He was not present.

 

Get well wishes to retried Lansing member Bob Whitaker who had a heart attack in July.  Bob is recovering and doing very well.

 

Deepest sympathy to Battle Creek member Grant Maichele on the loss of his wife Gloria who passed away September 15, 2016.  Our thoughts and prayer are with you and your family.

 

Sincere condolences to Dave Emerson and his wife Kim on the loss of his mother in-law Linda Hendrix, who passed away September 13, 2016. 

 

Congratulations to Dale and Jori Kennedy on the birth of their grandson Bodhi Oran Chance Kennedy, who was born September 11, 2016. He weighs 6 lbs15oz and is 19 1/2 inches long.  Congratulations grandpa and grandma! 

 

Get well wishes to Carolyn Behl who is recovering from pneumonia. 

 

Our schools are back in session, so please be watchful of children crossing the streets.