LOCAL UNION 890 NEWS BRIEFS
IBEW Local Union 890 Annual Holiday Party
Saturday, January 5, 2019
12:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Pontiac Convention Center
2809 N. Pontiac Dr., Janesville, WI
Watch for your invitation in the mail and RSVP. Come and enjoy socializing with fellow members and their families. The event will include a delicious buffet dinner, service pin awards, and door prizes for members.
Special guests include Santa and Bucky the Clown.
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.
OSHA 10 Online Class (not affiliated with Local 890) (click on link below)
FALL 2018 CLASSES at IBEW Local 890:
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: Dec. 11 & 13, 2018 (Tuesday and Thursday)
Classroom: A Time: 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. CEUs: 8
American Heart Association 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 Card).
Materials Needed: None
Class Fee: $42
Instructor: Jeremy Crabb Dates: Saturday, December 15, 2018
Classroom: A Time: 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. CEUs: none
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.
Please click here to register online for Local 890 classes or print corresponding registration form and mail with payment to the Local Union 890 office.
For a List of State of Wisconsin Approved Course Providers for CEUs:
WEEBF Health & Welfare Plan Description Booklet
By clicking on the following link, you will be directed the Wisconsin Electrical Employees Benefit Fund (WEEBF) website to the Health & Welfare Plan Description Booklet. This booklet contains valuable information about available benefits.
Looking for a pharmacy?
Visit www.savrx.com to find a list of covered pharmacies in your area. Click on 'Locations', enter WEEEBF for group number, and your zip code.
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.
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