Local 128 News

Nomination Meeting

TO ALL MEMBERS OF BOILERMAKERS, LOCAL 128

Nominations for offices of Business Manager/Secretary Treasurer, President, Vice- President, Recording Secretary, Inspector and three (3) Board of Trustees will be held at the May monthly meeting.

For full details, see Notice – 2018 Election of Officers (PDF)

April Training in Burlington

Burlington Union Hall

Space is limited to 20 Members in each class so register early!

Jurisdiction Seminar
Tuesday April 10th, 9AM-4PM

Shop Steward Seminar
Wednesday April 11th, 9AM-3PM

Contracts & Ethics Course (New)
Wednesday April 11th, 3PM-6PM

Field Level Supervisor Course
Thursday April 12th, 8AM
Friday April 13th, 8AM

To register for any of the above classes:
Contact the Training Department at (905) 332-8109 or your Local Area Representative.

Confined Space Entry – March 15

Limited availability – Advance Registration Required!

Thursday, March 15, 2018 at 9:00AM
Burlington Union Hall

Fit Testing to follow if required.

To register, contact Apprenticeship & Training: (905) 332-8109 or jayne@ibblocal128.org

Fall Protection (Working at Heights) – March 8

Limited availability – Advance Registration Required!

Thursday, March 8, 2018 at 8:00AM
Burlington Union Hall

To register, contact Apprenticeship & Training: (905) 332-8109 or jayne@ibblocal128.org

Confined Space Training – March 12

Limited availability – Advance Registration Required!

Monday, March 12, 2018 at 8:30AM
Sarnia Union Hall – 128 Business Park Drive

Fit tests to follow class if required.

To register, contact Tammy @ (519) 336-6051

Fall Protection (Working at Heights) – February 23

Limited availability – Advance Registration Required!

Friday, February 23, 2018 at 8:00AM
Burlington Union Hall

To register, contact Apprenticeship & Training: (905) 332-8109 or jayne@ibblocal128.org

Revised Date: Hoisting and Rigging Qualification

The Hoisting and Rigging Qualification orginally scheduled for February 19th and 20th has been changed to Monday, March 5th & Tuesday March 6th. Start time is 8am at the Burlington Hall.

Please touch base with Jayne at jayne@ibblocal128.org or (905) 332-8109 to reserve a spot.

Also, keep your emails open and check the website from time to time for new training as we are in the process of getting trainers qualified to train our members on the Telescopic Forklift/Telehandler, Forklift and Aerial Lift Platforms.

Confined Space, FIT Testing & WHMIS – February 22

Limited availability – Advance Registration Required!

Thursday, February 22, 2018 at 9:00AM
Burlington Union Hall

To register, contact Apprenticeship & Training: (905) 332-8109 or jayne@ibblocal128.org

Upcoming Training

We have a couple courses that have been requested within our membership and we have secured a couple dates in February for the following:

Elevated Work Platform (scissor lift) and JLG Training
February 12th and/or 13th (depending on the number interested)

Hoisting and Rigging Qualification
February 19th and 20th Changed to March 5th & March 6th

Please touch base with Jayne at jayne@ibblocal128.org or (905) 332-8109 to reserve a spot.

Also, keep your emails open and check the website from time to time for new training as we are in the process of getting trainers qualified to train our members on the Telescopic Forklift/Telehandler, Forklift and Aerial Lift Platforms.

Confined Space & FIT Testing

Limited availability – Advance Registration Required!

Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 9:00AM
Burlington Union Hall

*NOTE: Please advise if participation for this training on Thursday, February 1st, 2018 at 8:00AM is more convenient for you. We may change the date.*

To register, contact Apprenticeship & Training: (905) 332-8109 or jayne@ibblocal128.org