New York City Ironworkers

Locals 40 & 361 Joint Apprenticeship Program

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Course Calendar

Classes below are only available to union members and contractors!

If you are interested in a course that has already been given,call us and we will put you on a list.

When we get 18 people on the list we will give you a call and schedule a course date.

We will be updating this calendar in August 2011.

COURSE CERTIFICATION DATE/TIME/PLACE COMMENTS
Blue Print Reading No 10/17/11
Mondays
4:00pm - 7:30pm
8 Sessions
Tower Crane Safety Course Yes 10/3/11
Mondays
4:00pm - 7:00pm
 
10 sessions, You will receive the certification required by the NYC DOB to work on Tower Cranes in the 5 boroughs.

 

Tower Crane Refresher Yes

12/17/11
Saturdays
8am - 4:30pm

Must be renewed every 3 years. Next scheduled date - Saturday, April 7, 2012
Stick Welding Yes 9/12/11
Every Monday
4:00pm - 7:00pm
Certification issued upon passing NYC/AWS D1.1 Test or NYS Test


*You MUST call in to pre-register for a booth*
Automatic Welding Yes 9/12/11
4:00pm - 7:00pm
JAC
AWS certifications upon completion.


Call to enroll on list. You will be assigned a booth to practice weekly & will be tested for certification when you feel you are ready.
6G Pipe Welding Yes 9/12/11
Every Monday
4:00pm - 7:00pm
AWS certifications upon completion.


Call to enroll on list. You will be assigned a booth to practice weekly & will be tested for certification when you feel you are ready.
Stainless Steel Welding Yes 9/12/11
Every Mondy
4:00pm - 7:00pm
AWS certifications upon completion.


Call to enroll on list. You will be assigned a booth to practice weekly & will be tested for certification when you feel you are ready.
Most welders need only 1 night.
N.Y. State welding test Yes 10/20/2011
8:00 AM
Please call to enroll onto list. Fee $150.00 money order to JAC

(Payments must be made 2 weeks prior to the exam - no exceptions, you must also tack up your own test plate)

NOTICE
There has been recent changes to the obtaining the NY City welding license. You must FIRST obtain a NY State Welding license or a D1.1 AWS welding certification in order to obtain a NY City welding license. Please read the attached link for more information. NYC DOB Welder Info

The JAC is an AWS certified welding facility and will be available to help all members obtain or renew all NYC licenses. Please send all questions to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

N.Y.City/AWS D1.1 welding test Yes 11/14/11
8:00am
Please call to enroll onto list. Fee $300.00 money order to JAC

(Payments must be made 2 weeks prior to the exam - no exceptions, you must also tack up your own test plate)

NOTICE
There has been recent changes to the obtaining and renewing the NY City welding license. You must FIRST obtain a NY State Welding license or a D1.1 AWS welding certification in order to obtain a NY City welding license. Please read the attached link for more information. NYC DOB Welder Info

The JAC is an AWS certified welding facility and will be available to help all members obtain or renew all NYC licenses. Please send all questions to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Scaffold Safety Training
for Ironworkers
Yes 2 Saturdays 12/3 & 12/10/11
8:00am - 5:30pm
You must attend all classes for certification

 

N.Y.C D.O.B approved scaffold safety training for suspended scaffolds. Contact the school for more information. *Certification upon completion
Scaffold Refresher Yes 12/17/11
8:00am - 4:30pm
N.Y.C.D.O.B. scaffold certification must be renewed every 4 years. Next scheduled class - March 31, 2012
OSHA 10 Yes 1 Sat. 9/24/11 7:30am - 3:30pm & 1 Mon. 9/26/11
4:30pm - 7:00pm
Please call us to register.
OSHA 30 Yes

4 Sat's. 9/24-10/15/11
7:30am - 3:30pm

Recommended for Supervisory Personnel. 4 Saturdays for 7.5 hrs each.
Lead Hazard Training
For Ironworkers
Yes 2 Sat's. 1/21 & 1/28/12
7:30am - 4pm
You must attend all classes for certification

 

Instruction in Lead Abatement procedures, personal hygiene, and personal protective clothing necessary to conform with OSHA's Lead Interim Rule 1926.62
*Picture ID & Certification Upon Completion
M.T.A Track Training Yes 1 Sat session
8:00am - 4:30pm
Available dates: 11/5, 11/12, & 11/19/11
*You must call to register for this class which takes place at the MTA training facility in Brooklyn.
COMET Course on Organizing No 12/12/11
4:30-7:30pm
One day course.
Multiple Lift Steel Erection No 11/28/11
4:30-7:30pm
One day course.
Metal Buildings No 1/16/12
4:30-7:30pm
3 consecutive Monday nights 1/16, 1/23 & 1/30/12.
First Aid & CPR Training Yes 12/10/11
7:30am - 4:00pm
One day course
Disaster Response Training Yes 1/21 & 1/28/12
7:30am - 4pm
You must attend all classes for certification

Instruction in Personal Safety at Disaster sites.

MSHA Yes Spring '11
TBA
Teaches appropriate safety & health practices when working at Mine Sites.
Master Riggers No TBA
4:30 pm
We will help prepare our members with the process of obtaining any of these licenses issued by the NYC Department of Buildings. Give us a call for more information.
Site Safety Manager No TBA
4:30 pm
We will help prepare our members with the process of obtaining any of these licenses issued by the NYC Department of Buildings. Give us a call for more information.
Licensed Climber/Tower Crane Operator No TBA
4:30 pm
We will help prepare our members with the process of obtaining any of these licenses issued by the NYC Department of Buildings. Give us a call for more information.
Foreman Traning No 12/1/10
3 Thursdays
4:30pm - 7:30pm
Must attend all classes. 12/1, 12/8, & 12/15/11
Bolt Technology Yes 11/7-12/12/11
6 Mondays
5:00pm - 7:30pm
This class will give the Ironworker a thorough understanding of structural bolting. Advised for Bolt Up Foreman.
Hilti Course Yes 11/3-11/17/11
3 Thursdays
4:30pm - 7:00pm
1. Certificate to operate Powder Actuated Tools
2. Installing chemical anchors
3. Lasers and layout instruments.
**If you are interested in any type of computer courses (Introduction, Basic, CAD) please give us a call.

Requirements for JEP Sign-up: Name, Address, Local Union, SS#, Course or Courses desired.
Sign-up by calling us at (718) 433-4195 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting            (718) 433-4195      end_of_the_skype_highlighting or (877) 361-4040 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting            (877) 361-4040      end_of_the_skype_highlighting anytime.
Voice mail available 24 hours a day.
All these courses will take place at The Ironworkers Apprentice Training Facility
located at 35-23 36th Street, Astoria, NY 11106