CLASS INFORMATION –
ø FUSING CLASS & HOUSE PIPING CLASS: Anyone
interested in registering for the fusing class and house piping class, please
contact Business Agent Mark McMillen at (734)
368-4423 or Business Agent Tom Wilcox at (734)
ø WELDING CLASS: This
class with start Monday, January 6th. This class will run every Monday, Wednesday
and Thursday from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Class will run for 15 weeks. Each
participant must have their own welding hood, gloves, safety glasses and
welding jacket. There will also be a
$100.00 deposit required to sign up for the class. Please contact the training center (734)
426-3700 to register.
ø TUBE BENDING CLASS: This class will start on Tuesday, January 7th and take place
on Tuesday’s for 8 weeks. Please
contact the training center (734) 426-3700 to register.
ø ASSE BACKFLOW UPGRADE CLASS: This
class will start on Wednesday, January 8th and will run from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00
p.m. Class dates will be January 8th,
January 9th, January 15 and January 16th. Please contact the training center (734)
426-3700 to register. In order to take this class
you must currently hold an MPMCA Backflow Certification.
ø 2012 UPDATE PLUMBING CLASS: This class will be held for one night only on Tuesday, February 4th
from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Union Hall.
Please contact the training center (734) 426-3700 to register.
TRAINING CENTER – IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR MEMBERS:
ø Those of you, who have taken the time to acquire additional
please contact Retha at the training center (734) 426-3700. She will then in-put the certifications in
our computer system, making sure your records are current. Having all of your current certifications in
our computer system is extremely important, as Business Agent Mike McGovern
uses this information to fill calls.
MUST MODULES: All members
are asked to please complete must modules.
These modules are very important for dispatching members for upcoming jobs. Contact Retha at the training center at (734)
426-3700 to register.
Any member who has updated their
must modules should also contact Karen Spearin at the union hall (734) 424-0962
ext. #210. This information needs to be
added to your certification file.
ø OSHA 10 CERTIFICATION – CAN BE OBTAINED ON LINE: The website is ualocal23.org. When you get to this web-site look for the
OSHA link. OSHA
certification is very important to
obtain. This certification will be a minimum
requirement for future calls to the Cook Plant and U of M. If you have your OHSA 10 certification,
please contact Retha at the training center so she can input your certification
into our computer system.
ø UA STAR CERTIFICATES: Any member who has a
UA STAR Certification should check their status on the UA web site. STAR Mastery Certifications expire every five
years. Please keep your mastery
certification up to date. If you have
any questions, please feel free to contact the training center at (734)
8040 Jackson Rd.
Ann Arbor, MI 48103
(Next to the union hall)
Ph: (734) 426-3700
Fx: (734) 426-3707