Training


Adjusting to concerns pertaining to Covid-19. Evening and weekend shop training hours have been suspended until further notice.

Point of note: Apprentices will not required to turn-in monthly reports in person, during this enhanced time of health diligence and social distancing. Instead, monthly reports (and any questions regarding the subject matter) should be emailed to: trainingoffice@boilermakerslocal549.org.


Apprenticeship Training Cycle (Spring of 2020):

Training Postponed due to Covid-19 concerns.

This is a mandatory class to whoever is scheduled to attend.
Lunch is not provided.


Common Arc Testing - No scheduled dates to report.


*NOTE: The week prior to the Common Arc Testing will prove challenging for any last minute practice! Don't wait until the last minute! Welder's shall be responsible for their personal items and tools, i.e.: sturdy work boots, long-sleeved shirt, gloves, safety glasses, welding lenses, welding hood, files, chipping hammer, & etc.

While access to some of these items is available here at the hall, it is suggested that you do not make the assumption that access is a given. Come prepared.


Supplemental Rigging Training classes are scheduled for the following dates:

No scheduled dates to report.

If interested, or if you have any questions, call and have your name added to the list.
Classes start promptly at 8 a.m. Don't be Late!
Lunch is provided.


Code Training - Classes postponed due to Covid-19 concerns.

April 7th & 8th, 2020
June 10th & 11th, 2020
August 12th & 13th, 2020
October 7th & 8th, 2020

This is a 1-day class, each date mentioned is a class in itself.
Classes start promptly at 8 a.m.
Lunch will be provided.


Field Leadership - Classes postponed due to Covid-19 concerns.

April 22-23, 2020
June 24-25, 2020
August 26-27, 2020
October 21-22, 2020

This is a 2-day class.
Lunch will be served.
Class will be started at 8 a.m. sharp.


Refinery Safety Orientation (RSO):

No classes are currently scheduled.

Classes start promptly at 7 a.m. Don't be Late!
If interested in, or in need of this class, please contact the hall and have yourself added to the list.
A minimum of 12 members is needed to host a class.
Lunch is provided.