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Posted May 9, 2022

Supervisor Certification Training: SCT – Introduction to DC16 and the Finishing Trades Associations

Saturday, May 21st, June 11th & July 16th 7am to 3pm at 2020 Williams Street. Register on the STAR website at

Introduction to District Council 16 and the Finishing Trades Associations. This course will take members on an interactive exercise through the multitude of resources and tools available to all DC16 members.

Course Format

•             Interactive exercises

•             Interactive Panel with Labor & Management Partners


•             None

What to Bring

•             Laptop/iPad/tablet/Smartphone

Starting July 2022 SCT is the only qualifying class that counts for participation in the annual STAR Event. This one-time class MUST be taken to attend the STAR Event and receive your Awards Recognition in 2023 forward. As of July 1, 2022 “Survival of the Fittest” and “ICRA” no longer will be accepted for attendance.

If you have any questions please feel free to call the Local or the STARS program for further assistance.

Remember this class is now the requirement to qualify for the STARS Picnic regardless if you have taken any of the previous Qualifiers.

In Solidarity,

Bob Llewellyn
Business Representative



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