Upgrading classes are available to all contributing members of Local 80. They are held one evening per week, Monday - Thursday evenings from 5pm – 8pm at:
Local 80 Training Center
32700 Dequindre Road
Warren MI 48092
Classes are offered on a first come first serve basis. A minimum of (5) students must be enrolled in a class for it to remain scheduled.
Upgrading class registration starts December 10, 2018. To register for classes, call the Training Center at (586) 979-5190. The next term will begin the week of Monday, January 14, 2018.
Members registering for a class must submit a check for $60 to the Local 80 Training Center in order to reserve a seat in the class. The check will be cashed if the member does not complete the class. Apprentices are not required to submit a check but will appear before the Joint Apprenticeship Committee if they do not complete the class.
Fall 2018 Class Schedule
|Class||Faculty||Status||Start Date||Class Day||Weeks||Max Seats||Students Enrolled|
|Detailing**||Altizer||Open||January 14, 2019||Mon||12||15||6|
|Trade Math*||O'Rourke||Open||January 14, 2019
|Specialty Welding - Grinding & Polishing||Velez||Open
||January 14, 2019||Mon||12||10||5|
|First Aid 1st Session||Jackson||Open||January 8, 2019
|First Aid 2nd Session||Jackson||Open
||February 5, 2019
|First Aid 3rd Session||Jackson||Open||March 5, 2019
|Welding||Zabik||Closed||January 16, 2019
|Introduction to AutoCAD**
||Wilkos||Open||January 16, 2019
||McGow||Open||January 16, 2019
|OSHA 30||Jackson||Open||January 16, 2019||Wed
|Sheet Metal Layout||Flood||Open||January 16, 2019
|Reading Plans & Spec**||Blackwood||Open||January 17, 2019
|Gas Heating Service I||Hedlund||Open||January 17, 2019
|Welding||Kelly||Open||January 17, 2019
|Revit I^||Shuboy||Closed||January 17, 2019||Thurs||6||15||15|
CANCELED: Class is not being offered, likely because the minimum number of 5 seats has not been filled.
OPEN: There are open seats and the class is accepting students.
CLOSED: The class is full, the class has already started or registration has not yet begun.
* Passing the Trade Math class is required for all apprentices that are unable to score 70% or higher on their Trade Math "Test-Out" Test. Apprentices must complete the class in their first 2 years of the apprenticeship.
**Reading Plans & Specs and Introduction to AutoCAD are prerequisites to Detailing.
^ Detaining I is a prerequisite for Revit I or detailing experience. Revit II will begin February 28.