New COVID-19 Vaccination Policy

2021-09-17T10:54:29-05:00Training|

Due to Illinois Governor Pritzker’s Executive Order 2021-22 on September 3, 2021, ALL training centers in the Chicago Regional Council of Carpenters will be adopting the policy regarding COVID-19 Vaccination Requirements to comply with Executive Order 2021-22. Beginning September 19, 2021, ALL members, whether Apprentice or Journeyman, attending any classes at any of our facilities [...]

2021 2nd Quarter xTRA Prize Winners

2021-09-16T10:41:24-05:00Training|

The 2nd Quarter of 2021 had another record number of members taking our classes. At the end of the quarter (April-June), 4 names were chosen from the thousands of raffle tickets. The following winners won an 18V Milwaukee Cordless Driver Drill. Congratulations to the following: Joe Angellotte                  [...]

UBC Certified Rigger and Signaler Course Changes

2021-08-17T09:54:10-05:00Training|

On July 1, 2021, the UBC made some changes to the Certified Rigger and Signaler course. For CSAP, all course registration fees must be received in the office ten (10) days prior to the first day of class. The Refresher has been eliminated for the next four (4) years. Everyone will have to take the [...]

ICRA Refresher Available Online

2021-07-27T08:15:57-05:00Training|

The UBC has released a new online ICRA: Best Practices in Healthcare Construction Refresher available to all members that are eligible - expired less than 1 year. In order to do this refresher course, you will need to visit www.carpenters.org and click on the "Members" tab in the upper right corner. Scroll down to "UBC [...]

New 2021 Skill Advancement Courses Online

2021-06-18T09:22:26-05:00Training|

The Carpenter Skill Advancement Program (CSAP) schedule through December 2021 is now online. Hardware and OSHA classes fill up fast. To ensure a spot in the class you want, sign up online and submit a Course Registration Fee check to become registered for the class. Worst case is that we send it back to you [...]

2021 1st Quarter xTRA Prize Winners

2021-05-17T08:20:06-05:00Training|

The 1st Quarter of 2021 had a record number of members taking our classes. At the end of the quarter (Jan-Mar), 4 names were chosen from the thousands of raffle tickets. The following winners won an 18V Cordless Driver Drill. Congratulations to the following: CJ Andronis              Local 1027 Michael [...]

2020 xTRA Program Winners

2021-02-24T14:56:15-06:00Training|

Even with Covid-19 slowing us down for a few months, we still managed to train over 6,000 members in our Skill Advancement classes. With 2020 behind us, the Grand Prize winners we chosen from all of the raffle tickets issued to those completing the class that they were in. Walter Freel Local 1 [...]

New Skill Advancement Classes

2020-07-21T10:28:47-05:00Training|

New Skill Advancement classes have been added to our schedule. Construction Management - Lean Construction is one of the newest classes. This class will explain what Lean Construction is, how the trades working together to will be better for the project, and how the carpenter will be affected by the new scheduling. Construction Technology - [...]

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