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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.

New Unionism Class

Unionism Class

Saturday November 11, 2017

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.


New 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 40 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 14, 2017 through Friday November 17, 2017

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

Eight Hour Classroom Training

Saturday October 7, 2017

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 at one of these locations.

Re-Certification Practical Evaluation

2017 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 December 12, 2017 – Saturday December 16, 2017

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 21, 2017

Class Starts: 8:00 AM

Class Location: District 1 Union Hall  Fort Washington, PA


MSHA – Mine Safety

Re-Certification Classes

District 1: Saturday April 1, 2017

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 September 30, 2017

The Central Hotel Harrisburg/Hershey

Call for an application packet by August 25, 2017 at 215 591-5282

24 Hour Prep Course
Saturday September 9, 2017 Mobile I & Tower
Saturday September 16, 2017 Mobile II & Overhead
Saturday September 23, 2017 Mobile Review

Classes Start: 8:00 AM

Class Location: District 4 Training Site – Newport, PA

 

Test Date: Saturday November 18, 2017

District 1 Union Hall – Fort Washington, PA

Call for an application packet by October 13, 2017 at 215 591-5282

24 Hour Prep Course
Saturday October 28, 2017 Mobile I & Tower
Saturday November 4, 2017 Mobile II & Overhead
Saturday November 11, 2017 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 17, 2017 – Friday October 20, 2017

Time: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

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

You must attend all 4 Saturday’s 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 per OSHA


OSHA Rigger Qualifier

Eagle and Bernville Training Sites

Saturday December 2, 2017

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 December 9, 2017

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 14, 2017

Class Starts: 8:00 AM

Class Location: District 1 Union Hall  Fort Washington, PA

Re-Certification Classes

District 1:

Wednesday September 6, 2017

Wednesday October 11, 2017

Wednesday November 8, 2017

Wednesday December 6, 2017

Class Starts: 6:00 PM

Class Location: District 1 Union Hall  Fort Washington, PA

 

District 5:

Wednesday August 16, 2017

Class Starts: 6:00 PM

Class Location: Carpenters Hall – 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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