TIP Sheet for October 2016

carpentersCarpenters Union Opportunity

The San Mateo County Carpenters’ Union is accepting applications for its Pre-Apprenticeship Program.  This is one of the best opportunities out there to get the training you need to enter their apprenticeship program.

There are only a limited number of spots available, so apply as soon as possible. When applying, you can select “DO3-Pleasanton” as your District Office, and “San Mateo County: as your geographical area.

You can apply online, or you can print and mail the Carpenters Application form to:

Attn: Application Department
Carpenters Training Committee
2350 Santa Rita Road
Pleasanton, CA 94566

For more information on the program, visit the Carpenters’ Union Pre-Apprenticeship Program.


ironworkersFree Ironworkers Class in 2017

The Ironworkers are also accepting applications for their free training class that focuses on developing the skills needed to enter into the reinforcing ironwork industry. These classes, offered through a JATC Training Center, can lead to a local apprenticeship opportunity in your area.

Course Schedule:

February 21 to March 10, 2017
6:30 A.M. TO 3 P.M., Monday through Friday
Ironworkers Training Center

3150 Bayshore Road, Benicia

If you are interested in this three week class, you must call 707-746-7666 by Friday, January 27th, 2017, to reserve a seat for the mandatory class orientation. The orientation takes place on Monday, January 30th, at 4 p.m.

Learn more about the Ironworkers Class [PDF], check out the University of Iron, or go to their FaceBook page.

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