Training Center Staff:
Nathan Ruggles -- Apprentice Coordinator/Instructor
James Like -- Instructor
Philip Orr -- Instructor
With the AWS accredited facility available the journeymen of Local 782 have the ability to get their welder certifications in all processes SMAW, FCAW-S, FCAW-G, GMAW, TIG
Journeymen are encouraged to attend any classes that are taught in the facility.
OSHA 10 hour and 30 hour
MSHA First Aid /CPR Scaffold user Erector/Dismantler
Confined spaceFall Protection
Structural Steel Erection
Principals of Reinforcing
Post-Tensioning Bonded and UnBonded
Rigging And Cranes /Crane signaling
Are just a few of the courses that are available as Journeyman upgrades.
Some self study courses are available for journeyman upgrades.
Forklift and JLG Safety Training are now available to all members of Local 782
Other courses can be added as are needed to ensure that all members of Local 782 remain a well trained work ready force.