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NABTU Issues Directive For Apprenticeship Week

The fifth annual National Apprenticeship Week will take place from Nov. 11 through Nov. 17 and North Americas Building Trades Unions (NABTU) has issued a directive to promote a slightly different message this year. This November, NABTU is pushing the use of the branded term “National Save Apprenticeship Week,” according[…] Read More →

Apprenticeship Career Fair Scheduled for Oct. 29

The Cleveland Building and Construction Trades Council, along with the tradeswomen committee, has scheduled an apprenticeship fair for late October. On Oct. 29, a free apprenticeship career fair that is open to the public will take place at the Pipefitters Local 120 Hall, located at 6305 Halle Dr. in Cleveland,[…] Read More →

McGarvey: Historic response against IRAPs

The number of comments filed with the U.S. Department of Labor against Industry-Recognized Apprenticeship Programs being permitted in the construction industry was record setting, the North America’s Building Trades Unions announced. “This historic number of nearly 325,000 comments submitted by working men and women across the United States, makes it[…] Read More →

Wondolowski: IRAPs will harm the union construction industry

Dave Wondolowoski, Executive Secretary of the Cleveland Building and Construction Trades Council, made his monthly appearance on America’s Work Force Radio on Aug. 13 to warn about the dangers of Industry-Recognized Apprenticeship Programs, called IRAPs. Wondolowski and AWF host Ed “Flash” Ferenc talk about the creation of IRAPs, which will[…] Read More →

March Apprenticeship Fair to be held at Max Hayes High School

The next Cleveland Building and Construction Trades Council Apprenticeship Fair will be held in early March at a Cleveland vocation high school. The Apprenticeship Fair will take place on March 7 at Max Hayes High School, located at 2211 W 65th St. in Cleveland, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. The[…] Read More →

Wondolowski discusses 2019 political course of action on America’s Work Force Radio

On Dec. 11, Dave Wondolowski, Cleveland Building and Construction Trades Council Executive Secretary, discussed what the building trades will do following the 2018 midterm elections, on his monthly America’s Work Force Radio appearance. Despite Republican control of Ohio, which includes Ohio’s statewide elected offices and a super majority in both[…] Read More →

Cleveland Apprenticeship Fair draws record crowd

A record crowd attended a late October Cleveland Building Trades Apprenticeship Fair. Hosted by the Cleveland Building and Construction Trades Council and the Cleveland Building Trades Tradeswomen Committee, the Oct. 24 event took place at the Pipefitters Local 120 Hall. Open to the public, the Apprenticeship Fair drew more than[…] Read More →

Minorities and women urged to attend apprenticeship fair

Doreen Cannon was a featured guest on America’s Work Force Radio. The President of Plumbers Local 55 and head of the Cleveland Building and Construction Trades Council Tradeswomen Committee discussed an upcoming apprenticeship fair. Minorities and women are encouraged to attend the apprenticeship fair, which is scheduled for Oct. 24[…] Read More →

Apprenticeship Career Fair set for Oct. 24

The Cleveland Building and Construction Trades Council, along with the tradeswomen committee, is set to host a career fair. On Oct. 24, a free apprenticeship career fair that is open to the public will take place at the Pipefitters Local 120 Hall, located at 6305 Halle Dr. in Cleveland, from[…] Read More →

Wondolowski: Voter registration deadline is Oct. 9

Dave Wondolowski, Executive Secretary of the Cleveland Building and Construction Trades Council reminded America’s Work Force Radio listeners the deadline to register to vote in Ohio is fast approaching. During his monthly appearance on AWF, Wondolowski, who is also a member of the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections, told AWF[…] Read More →