National Apprenticeship Open House 2017

2017-11-21T13:02:45+00:00 Training|

In coordination with the Department of Labor's National Apprenticeship Week, the Carpenter Training Center hosted two nights of information about the Carpentry Apprenticeship. Both nights started off with tours of our facility, a presentation of what it takes to become a carpenter, information on how to get into the program, and finished off with a [...]

2017 Apprenticeship Graduation

2017-10-04T16:06:04+00:00 Training|

On Friday night, September 22, 2017, the apprenticeship program celebrated those apprentices that have completed their 4-year apprenticeship and are now Journeymen. There were 206 individuals that started their career by going through the apprenticeship and completed the necessary hours for work and schooling to gain the title of Journeymen. Not all those that graduated [...]

2017 Open House Grand Prize Winner

2017-11-16T16:45:11+00:00 Training|

On June 3, 2017, the Carpenter Training Center held its Open House and had numerous prizes for those in attendance. The Grand Prize was a 55" 4K Smart TV that everyone was eligible for as long as they got their map punched at each of the selected shops. With over 750 entries that were eligible, [...]

New Skill Advancement Classes

2017-06-13T09:18:07+00:00 Training|

We have added numerous NEW Skill Advancement classes to the latest schedule. The following list of classes are online and you can register by clicking on the class title: Best Practices in Healthcare - PVC Wall Systems Introduction Best Practices in Healthcare - PVC Wall Systems Basic Installation Best Practices in Healthcare - PVC Wall [...]

Classes Added

2017-11-16T09:11:30+00:00 Training|

The new Skill Advancement course schedule has been added to the website. Classes running through the end of June are now online ready for you to enroll. Since the decision to run a class or cancel the class is dependent upon the number of course reservation fees we have received, send in yours once you [...]

Retirement Info

2017-10-16T15:35:31+00:00 Benefits|

Attending a Retirement Seminar is not required in order to receive your pension information. You may call the Retirement Benefits Department to request a personalized packet mailed to you or you can set up an appointment at either the downtown or Lisle campus offices. If you'd like to attend a Pension Seminar at the training center, [...]