Upgrading Classes

 

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 August 13, 2018. To register for classes, call the Training Center at (586) 979-5190. The next term will begin the week of Monday, September 17, 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 I, II &III*** Altizer Closed September 17, 2018 Mon 12 15 9
Trade Math**** O'Rourke Closed September 17, 2018
Mon 12 15 10
Welding*** Velez Closed  September 17, 2018 Mon 12 10 10
Introduction to Duct Installation Dufour Open  October 8, 2018 Mon 6 10 0
               
First Aid 1st Session Jackson Closed  September 18, 2018
Tues 3 10 10
First Aid 2nd Session Jackson Closed
October 16, 2018
Tues 3 10 10
First Aid 3rd Session Jackson  Closed November 13, 2018
Tues 3 10 10
               
Electrical* Marentette Closed  September 19, 2018
Wed 12 9               9
Welding*** Zabik
Closed  September 19, 2018
Wed
12 10 10
Introduction to AutoCAD**                  
Wilkos Closed September 19, 2018 Wed 12 15 11
T.A.B. I 
McGow Closed  September 19, 2018 Wed 12 9 12
OSHA 30 Jackson Closed September 19, 2018  Wed
12 15 5
Sheet Metal Layout Flood Closed September 19, 2018
Wed  12 10 6
Lagging  Velez Closed September 19, 2018 Wed 12 10 0
               
Reading Plans & Spec** Blackwood Closed September 20, 2018 Thurs 12 12 12
Gas Heating Service I Hedlund Closed September 20, 2018 Thurs 12 9 3
Architectural  Velez Closed September 20, 2018 Thurs 12 12 6
Welding Kelly Closed  September 20, 2018 Thurs 12 10 10
               

 

OPEN: There are open seats and the class is accepting students.

CANCELED: Class is not being offered, likely because the minimum number of 5 seats has not been filled.

CLOSED: The class is full, the class has started or registration has not yet begun.


     *AC I / AC II:

-  AC I / AC II will be offered in the Winter 2019 term.  They will be offered at the same time slot with the understanding that the class with the least number of students will be cancelled. 

 

**Prerequisites to Detailing I:

-   Reading Plans and Specifications 
-   Introduction to AutoCAD

 

***Welding and Detailing Classes:

Welding 1-4 and Detailing 1-3:  Class work will be assigned based on each student's experience and skill level.

 

****Trade Math:

Passing the Trade Math class is required for all apprentices that are unable to score 70% or higher on the "Test-Out" Test.  Apprentices must complete the class in their first 2 years of the apprenticeship.