State of the Art Training Center
Conveniently located just off Interstate 90/94 at the HWY 19 exit, the Laborers Apprentice and Training Center features 4 training bays, 8 classrooms, and separate instructor demonstration areas.
In all, 35 courses are offered on site in the following industry areas:
- Heavy and Highway
- Commercial and Industrial Building Construction
- Utility Construction
- Environmental Remediation
- Building Demolition
- Asbestos Removal
- Hazardous Waste Worker
- Pipe Fusing
- CDL Prep
Training for All Seasons
The Laborers Apprenticeship and Training Center permits continuous full scale, pipe laying, mason tending, concrete pouring, scaffold building and other hands-on instruction, regardless of weather conditions.
The Center maintains a rigorous training schedule throughout the year. The main session, starts in October and continues through late June. That is followed in late Fall with a series of other more
specialized classes, including environmental remediation classes or other training for supervisors.
The Center also conducts “satellite” classes for Local Unions across the state, covering topics ranging from all-terrain forklift to safety meetings or course refreshers.
Learning by Doing
There is no substitute for learning by doing. Both in the classroom and out in the field, instructors at the Laborers’ Training Center focus on instilling in each student the proper techniques they’ll need to become knowledgeable, safe and productive workers.
Regardless of topic or size of the class, safety and safety related issues are viewed as an essential component of every course offered at the Center. Learning proper techniques, especially in today’s competitive market, helps insure the safest and most productive job site.