Journeyman Continued Education and Apprentice AGMT Final.

Posted January 19, 2022

Local 1621 Glaziers,

This is just a reminder for all Journeyman that you will need to show proof of Continuing Education. 1. Each Journeyman Glazier shall annually obtain a minimum of sixteen (16) hours Glazier-trade and/or safety education training. The curriculum for such continuing education shall be established and provided by the STAR Program. 2. Each Journeyman Glazier shall successfully complete and maintain safety training and possess a valid training card for the following: a) First Aid/CPR b) Fork Lift Operator/Class 7 Telehandler c) OSHA-10 or OSHA-30 d) Scaffolding e) All Aerial Man Lifts f) Swing Stage g) Fall Protection (USACE EM385) 3. By January 1, 2023, and thereafter, all Journeyman Glaziers shall have the above required training and will provide proof of training. The Union shall not dispatch without proof of training.

Apprentices this is an FYI that going forward the Architectural Glass and Metal Technician Certification will now be your final to graduate the program. So please do your research on it. Take the practice test through the star program and study so you do not fail the practical exam and hands on test to become a Journeyman.

Brett Davis
District Council 16 Business Representative
South Bay Regional Director


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