Due to health concerns with the coronavirus (COVID-19), the training center has suspended all apprentice and journey plumber classes until further notice. **The Training Center is closed and no one will be allowed in the building except training staff.** Please check the training center website or Local 98’s website for further updates.

7/7/2020                           

Phone # 248-585-1435  

The Apprenticeship Application process is closed until further notice.

As the COVID-19 restrictions begin to relax the Training Center is open and slowly returning to normal operations.We will begin journey plumber upgrade classes as soon as we are able.Please call Paul Baker at 248-585-1435 ext. 123 if you have any questions.

ASSE Backflow Repairer Certification - ** Prerequisite: Must hold a current ASSE 5110 Backflow Tester Certification. Class begins 8/18/2020. Call Training Center for full schedule. Pre-pay by check only to hold your spot before the deadline 7/31/2020.

ASSE Backflow Tester Re-Certification exams are scheduled quarterly. Please be sure to check your expiration date, it is now required that you complete your update class prior to your expiration. For those who are eligible, please call the Training Center to register and pre-pay by check only before the deadline September 25, 2020. The next scheduled recertification class is October 27 & 28, 2020.

If your brazing or welding certs are ready to expire, call to schedule an appointment. The next WELDING Tests will be Saturday, September 12, 2020. You must call to schedule your welding tests at least 3 days prior to the class. The next BRAZING Cert Sessions will be Friday, September 11, 2020. Please note: All members must be dressed appropriately to be in the shop area.

 

2020 Course Hour reimbursement forms are now available at the Training Center. You must have 8 hours (approved hours credited may vary from actual hours attended) of verifiable approved classes/training from January 1 - December 31, 2020 to be eligible for the $80.00 reimbursement. Deadline for 2019 reimbursement requests is March 31, 2020.

OSHA Training - OSHA 10, available as on an online class for $25 at www.careersafeonline.com This OSHA 10 class is not affiliated with the UA or our Training Center. OSHA 10 and 30 Hour Training is also offered online through the MUST website. Go to www.mustonline.org. **Be sure to take the Construction Safety courses; not the General Industry courses.

 

 

It is each member’s individual responsibility to keep all their Certifications current.

If the person you are trying to reach at the Training Center is unavailable, please leave a message to ensure we can return your call.

We attempt to return all messages by the end of the business day.

 

 

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