Reopened General Testing

Posted September 8, 2023

The DC16 Apprenticeship has reopened General Testing. Testing is held on the 3rd Wednesday of every month. If you know someone interested in getting into our Union in any of our crafts, tell them to contact the apprenticeship at 510-785-8467. Appointments are required as space is limited. 


Apprentices in training. Painting a IUPAT Logo at the Training Facility 

913 member Mario Cid on the left 



Congratulations to all of the Local 487 members who took home prizes from the raffle at this year’s STAR Event. Special congratulations to Fermin Guzman who took home the Chevy Malibu. Don’t forget to keep your certifications up to date. You can find all upcoming classes at the DC 16 STAR website  PAINTERS- Don’t […]

September 26, 2023

Save The Date!

Its here the Avila’s Cancer Fund 6th Annual Chili Cook Off will be held on November 4th, 2023 beginning at noon at Woodward Park. As always’ s DC16 LU 294 will be sponsoring the event. If you’re interested in participating in the Chili Cook Off go to I will be entering my award-winning chili, […]

September 26, 2023