LOCAL UNION 890 NEWS BRIEFS 2018 Union Dues: $40.02 / Month$120.06 / Quarter
2019 Union Dues: $41.02 / Month$123.06 / Quarter$492.24 / Year
LU 890 Death Benefit Count: 141
Union Meeting: The next Union Meeting will be on Thursday, November 1, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. The door prize is $100.00 must be present to win.
2018 Local 890 Apprenticeship Banquet
Pictured above: Leo "Pancho" Sokolik, Jon Hollister, Max Monson, Nathan Kalas, Jim Slatter, Greg Phillips, and David Ruhmkorff
The 3rd annual Apprenticeship Banquet was a huge success. All apprentices in attendance won prizes donated by Local 890 contractors and suppliers. Vice President of the I.B.E.W. 6th District, David Ruhmkorff was an honored guest and speaker, as well as, 1st SGT. Timothy La Sage. The apprentice of the year award was presented to graduating apprentice Nathan Kalas.
Code of Excellence Classes Date: 2nd Monday of each month Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Location: Local 890 Classroom A Requirement: Must have current dues receipt Sign-up: e-mail or call the hall email@example.com or 608-752-0321 Completion of the class will be a requirement to work at the Riverside Power Plant jobsite.
Blackhawk Technical College TRANSITION TO TRAINER This class is for final year apprentices who will as journey workers soon be responsible for passing on their skills to new apprentices. Developed by the Bureau of Apprenticeship Standards, this 8-hour course teaches soon-to-be journey workers how to serve as a mentor and job coach, how to provide hands-on skill training, how to give positive and effective performance feedback, and explores the characteristics of a positive and diverse work environment.
455-455-OT1 (51692) W 10/17 5:00-9:00 PM 2 Sessions $35.00 .8 CEU Site: AMTC – Milton Instructor: Jim Davis Please Call Arlana at 608-757-6329 with any questions
FALL 2018 CLASSES at IBEW Local 890: CW/CE Introduction to the Electrical Trade - If you’re new to the electrical industry, unfamiliar with some of the specialty tools and materials and want or need to get more familiar with our ways, this class will help. From residential to commercial to industrial jobsites there are so many different aspects to the electrical field that you will spend your career learning new things. Get started right! (This course is approved for 12 hours of Wisconsin State Electrical Credentialing)ALL 12 HOURS MUST BEATTENDED FOR CREDIT. Materials Needed: Pencil, Paper, and Calculator
Class Fee: $25 Instructor: Adam Dolgner Starts: Monday, Oct. 15, 2018 Duration: 4 weeks Classroom: B Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. CEUs: 12
AHA First Aid / CPR - Safety on the job and in everyday life is important. The ability to react calmly and perform lifesaving measures in an emergency situation is critical to how well or how bad the outcome might be. This course will give students the knowledge and proper technique in rendering assistance when it’s needed most. (This course issues a two year First Aid/CPR e-card). Materials Needed: None
Class Fee: $42 (includes 2 year card) CLASS IS FULL Instructor: Jeff Toberman / Dan Duesterbeck Date: Sept. 22, 2018 (Saturday) Classroom: A Time: 7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Class Fee: $42 (includes 2 year card) CLASS IS FULL Instructor: Jeff Toberman / Dan Duesterbeck Dates: Oct. 17 & 18, 2018 (Wednesday and Thursday) Classroom: A Time: 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Class Fee: $42 (includes 2 year card) Instructor: Jeff Toberman / Dan Duesterbeck Date: Oct. 27, 2018 (Saturday) Classroom: A Time: 7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Arc Flash Electrical Safety Training - Electrical incidents are more costly and often more fatal than other workplace incidents. This course will introduce students to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 70E, “The Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace”, and the requirements for electrical arc flash and arc blast protection. (This course issues a one year Arc Flash Training card). Materials Needed: Pencils and paper.
Class Fee: $25 Instructor: Kevin Bollendorf Dates: Nov. 6 & 8, 2018 (Tuesday and Thursday) Classroom: B Time: 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. CEUs: 8
Class Fee: $25 Instructor: Kevin Bollendorf Dates: Dec. 11 & 13, 2018 (Tuesday and Thursday) Classroom: A Time: 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. CEUs: 8
Journeyman Exam Prep - This class will work toward the skills needed to successfully navigate the Wisconsin Electrical Journeyman exam. Students should enter this course with a strong knowledge of the National Electrical Code and its layout. The focus will be on memory, attention-to-detail, time management and basic fundamental calculations. Week 5 (five) is a 3 (three) hour mock exam session. (This class is approved for 15.5 hours of Wisconsin State Electrical Credentialing).ALL CLASSES MUST BE ATTENDED FOR CREDENTIALING CREDIT. Materials Needed: 2017 NFPA 70, pencils, paper & calculator
Class Fee: $25 2017 NFPA 70: $78 Instructor: Brad Wildes Starts: Wed. November 14, 2018 Duration: 6 Sessions Classroom: A Time: 6:00 p.m – 8:30 p.m. CEUs: 15.5
Note: Payment upon registration is required to secure your enrollment in the class. Classes are limited to 20 students, unless otherwise indicated in the Class posting.
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Anthem Network Providers With the switch to the Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield Plan, some Network Providers have changed. For a list of Providers in your area visit www.anthem.com. The plan to select is the "Blue Preferred Plus (POS)". Please contact the hall with any questions.