Please be Safe and Healthy
Due to the current Covid-19 pandemic, the Local 157 JATC and Training Department have adopted a new protocol for attending future classes and the utilization of the Weld Shop. The new protocol is based on CDC recommendations and has been enacted for the health and welfare of all members and instructors.
See details of Protocol and WELD SHOP below.
A combination of classroom along with on-the-job training. On the job training takes place by working side by side with a skilled journeyman.
NOTICE OF NON-DISCRIMINATION
UNDER SECTION 504/TITLE
The policy of the Plumbers & Steamfitters Local 157 Apprenticeship & Training is that there will be no discrimination made on the basis of race, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or handicap in the educational services or activities which it supports.
Click on the button below to read the complete protocol.
RE: Weld Shop - You MUST call Brad Robertson at 812-201-8845 to schedule a time for you to come into the Weld Shop to weld!
NO UNANNOUNCED SHOP VISITS.
Apprentice Monthly Evaluation Forms & Work Progress Forms for the month of
These forms must be turned in monthly. If you did not work, you still need to turn them in noting that you did not work.
Monthly Evaluation and Work Progress forms are available in your classrooms, at the Training Center or can be printed from this website.
These Fees can be paid with a credit or debit card by calling the Training Center (812-877-1736) during business hours (8:00 am to 4:30 pm EST). Or, make your payment payable to Local 157 Training Center and mail to 8707 E. Milner Avenue Terre Haute, IN. 47803. Please call the Training Center if you have any questions.
TRAINING CENTER NEWS
Applications for the 2022 -2023 Apprenticeship Class are now open.
Click on the Application Info tab noted above for more information.
Transportation Worker Identification Credential
Upcoming jobs will require you to have the TWIC card. Please obtain your card as soon as possible.
Bring your card to the Training Center so that it can be entered into your SKILLS
Mark your Calendar
June 4 - Union Meeting - T.H.
June 14 - FLAG DAY
June 20 - Father's Day
July 4 - Independence Day
July 10 - Union Meeting - T.H.
August 10 - Orientation for all
August 12 - Orientation for all
September 11 - Local Family
October 16 - Local 157's 125th
There have been many rumors about the rules for completion of Apprenticeship. The new Apprenticeship Standards have been adopted and approved by the D.O.L. In these Standards the following policy is located, which is designed to aid with the On-The-Hours requirements. Please click the link to view the policy.
WELD TEST DATES
The Weld Shop is open and will follow the CDC guidelines and the Covid-19 Protocol.
All weld tests for certification take place on the dates listed below at the Terre Haute Weld Shop at 8:00 am EST.
Please register with the Training Center no later than the Wednesday before the test date.
These dates may change
or be cancelled if protocol from CDC changes.
Call Brad Robertson
to schedule a time to come into the Weld Shop to weld.
NO UNANNOUNCED SHOP VISITS.