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1375 Virginia Drive, Suite 100  Ft. Washington, PA 19034

Certification Training Schedule

Training Site Phone Numbers

  • District 1 Eagle  (610) 458-5369
  • District 2 Bernville  (610) 488-1637
  • District 4 Newport  (717) 444-7066

Training Sites are open
Tuesday – Saturday

Members who receive a Certification or Re-Certification outside of Local 542 should send in appropriate paperwork to the JATC so that we can update your local hiring hall with these certifications. We are committed to keeping the hiring halls updated with your most recent certifications. Please call the JATC with any questions.

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*NEW* Drone Training

Two (2) weekends in December. Must attend all four (4) classes.

Saturday December 1, 2018 and Sunday December 2, 2018 and Saturday December 8, 2018 and Sunday December 9, 2018.

Class Starts: 8:00 AM

Class Location: District 1 (Eagle) Training Site

Please call JATC Office at (215) 591-5282. Class size limited


Equipment Training

GPS Dozer and Excavator Training

Simulator Training – Backhoe, Crane and Dozer

Asphalt Paver and Roller Training

40 Hour Steel Erection Training

If interested please call the JATC Office 215-591-5282 to be put on a class waiting list. Classes will be scheduled based on interest.


Crane Training Class

New 32 Hour Training Course offered for beginner basics for Operator Crane Training. Not NCCCO related. Course will consist of 32 hours of Classroom and Hands on Field Training. Class size will be limited so you must call the JATC at 215-591-5282 to reserve a spot.

Tuesday November 13, 2018 through Friday November 16, 2018

Classes Start: 7:00 AM

Class Location: Eagle and Bernville Training Sites


7600 Disaster Site Worker

Certification Course

16 Hours

There are no classes scheduled at this time. If interested in this course, please call the JATC at (215) 591-5282 to be put on wait list


First Aid/CPR Certification

There are no classes scheduled at this time. If interested in this course, please call the JATC Office at (215) 591-5282 to be put on wait list.


Forklift Certification

Classroom/Practical Training

Saturday October 6, 2018

Class Starts: 8:00 AM

Class Location: Eagle Training Site – Glenmoore, PA

If interested in this class please call the JATC Office at 215-591-5282 to reserve a seat.

**In addition to this scheduled class, Forklift Certification will be scheduled on an ongoing basis at all training sites. Please call the JATC Office at (215) 591-5282 with your name, phone number and site preference to be scheduled.**

Re-Certification Practical Evaluation

2018 Expirees
You will be receiving a letter in the mail about the need to be practical evaluated at the training site of your choice and receive a three year expiration sticker.


HAZMAT

Certification Classes 

Tuesday November 27, 2018 – Saturday December 1, 2018

Classes Starts: 8:00 AM

Class Location: District 1 Union Hall – Fort Washington, PA

Call JATC Office at (215) 591- 5282 to reserve class spot – answering machine available after hours.  Leave your name and you are signed up.

Re-Certification Classes

District 1

Saturday October 20, 2018

Class Starts: 8:00 AM

Class Location: District 1 Union Hall  Fort Washington, PA

 


MSHA – Mine Safety

Re-Certification Classes

District 1: Saturday April 7, 2018

Classes Starts: 8:00 AM

Class Location: District 1 Training Site  – Eagle – Glenmoore, PA


PA Crane Licensing

Any individual who engages in the operation of a crane in Pennsylvania shall be licensed by the board, or shall be authorized to operate as a trainee. The cranes that require a license to operate are all Tower Cranes and Mobile Cranes that have a rate capacity of 15 ton and above.


NCCCO – Mobile, Tower, Overhead, Signalperson & Rigger Level 1 Crane Certification

Mobile, Tower & Overhead Cranes

Test Date: Saturday June 30, 2018

District 1 Union Hall – Fort Washington, PA

Call for an application packet by May 25, 2018 at 215 591-5282

24 Hour Prep Course
Saturday June 9, 2018 Mobile I & Tower
Saturday June 16, 2018 Mobile II & Overhead
Saturday June 23, 2018 Mobile Review

Classes Start: 8:00 AM

Class Location: District 1 Union Hall – Fort Washington, PA

 

Test Date: Saturday September 29, 2018

District 2 Training Site – Bernville, PA

Call for an application packet by August 24, 2018 at 215 591-5282

24 Hour Prep Course
Saturday September 8, 2018 Mobile I & Tower
Saturday September 15, 2018 Mobile II & Overhead
Saturday September 22, 2018 Mobile Review

Classes Start: 8:00 AM

Class Location: District 1 Union Hall – Fort Washington, PA


NCCCO Practical Exams

NCCCO Practical Exams are offered at all three of our Training Sites. Call your local Training Site to set up your practical test (within NCCCO guidelines-refer to Candidate Handbook page 3 NCCCO Certification Timeframes and page 4 Re-Certification for re-cert candidates).


OSHA 30 Hour Certification

Certification Class

District 1

Dates of Class: Tuesday October 23, 2018 – Friday October 26, 2018

Time: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Place: District 1 Union Hall  1375 Virginia Drive Fort Washington, PA 19034

You must attend all 4 days in order to receive certification. You must call the JATC office at (215) 591-5282 to reserve a seat for this class. Class size is limited to 40 per OSHA


OSHA Rigger Qualifier

Eagle and Bernville Training Sites

Saturday May 5, 2018

Saturday December 8, 2018

Class Starts: 8:00 AM Eagle   7:00 AM Bernville

Class Location: Classes will be held on same day at both District 1 Eagle Training Site Glenmoore, PA and District 2 Bernville Training Site Bernville, PA

Class size is limited – You must call the JATC Office 215-591-5282 to sign up for this course.


OSHA Signalperson Qualifier

Eagle and Bernville Training Sites

Saturday May 19, 2018

Saturday December 15, 2918

Class Starts: 8:00 AM Eagle   7:00 AM Bernville

Class Location: Classes will be held on same day at both District 1 Eagle Training Site Glenmoore, PA and District 2 Bernville Training Site Bernville, PA

Class size is limited – You must call the JATC Office 215-591-5282 to sign up for this course.


PSM

Certification Classes

District 1:

Saturday October 13, 2018

Class Starts: 8:00 AM

Class Location: District 1 Union Hall  Fort Washington, PA

Re-Certification Classes

District 1:

Wednesday May 9, 2018

Wednesday June 6, 2018

Wednesday September 12, 2018

Wednesday October 10, 2018

Class Starts: 6:00 PM

Class Location: District 1 Union Hall  Fort Washington, PA

District 5:

Wednesday August 15, 2018

Class Starts: 6:00 PM

Class Location: ** NEW LOCATION**  Electricians Hall 814 Basin Rd. New Castle, DE

Call 215 591-5282 (JATC office) to reserve class spot – answering machine is available after hours. Leave your name and date of class and you are signed up.

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Unionism Class

Saturday May 12, 2018

Saturday November 10, 2018

District 1 Union Hall
1375 Virginia Drive
Fort Washington, PA 19034

10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

If interested in this class please call the JATC Office at 215-591-5282 to reserve a seat.

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