Training Center

Local 848 offers Journeymen upgrade courses throughout the year in combination with our Apprentice courses. Location of the course will be determined by number of students registered in the closest geographical area as it pertains to either of the Training Centers in Charlotte NC or Charleston SC. Please contact Local Training office for more info or to register.

Block Training 2020 

Charleston Training               
GROUP “A”              
January 13th  ~ 17th.  (36 hrs. Classroom/4 hrs. Hands On)              
7:30 am Through 4:30 pm-              
Monday-                    Forklift Operator Hazard Training Aerial Lift Operator Hazard   Training             
Tuesday-                    Scaffold User Training/Scaffold User Certification  Scaffold Erector            
Wednesday-               Scaffold Erector Dismantler    Basic Math for Ironworkers            
Thursday-                  Basic Math for Ironworkers            
Friday-                       Basic Math for Ironworkers      



GROUP “B”              
January 20th ~ 24th  (40 hrs. Classroom)              
7:30 am Through 4:30 pm-              
Monday-                   OSHA 30 Hour            
Tuesday-                   OSHA 30 Hour            
Wednesday-              OSHA 30 Hour            
Thursday-                 OSHA 30 Hour            
Friday-                      Survival of the Fittest            
  


GROUP "A"
April 6th ~10th (32hrs Classroom/8 hrs. Hands On)
7:30 am Through 4:30 pm
Monday-                  Introduction to Steel Erection
Tuesday-                  Introduction to Steel Erection / Erecting Structural Steel
Wednesday-             Erecting Structural Steel
Thursday-                Erecting Structural Steel
Friday-                     Erecting Structural Steel

GROUP "B"
April 13th ~ 17th (16 hrs. Classroom/24 hrs. Hands On)
7:30 am Through 4:30 pm
Monday-                 Introduction to Welding Oxy-Fuel Welding
Tuesday-                 Oxy-Fuel Gas Cutting
Wednesday-            Oxy-Fuel Gas Cutting
Thursday-               Shielded Metal Arc Welding
Friday-                    Shielded Metal Arc Welding

          
Charlotte Training              
GROUP “A”              
January 13th  ~ 17th.  (36 hrs. Classroom/4 hrs. Hands On)              
7:30 am Through 4:30 pm-              
Monday-                 Forklift Operator Hazard Training Aerial Lift Operator Hazard   Training            
Tuesday-                 Scaffold User Training/Scaffold User Certification  Scaffold Erector            
Wednesday-            Scaffold Erector Dismantler    Basic Math for Ironworkers            
Thursday-               Basic Math for Ironworkers            
Friday-                    Basic Math for Ironworkers            
        


      
GROUP “C”              
January 20th ~ 24th. (20 hrs. Classroom/20 hrs. Hands On)              
7:30 am Through 4:30 pm-              
Monday-                Rigging 1            
Tuesday-                Rigging 1            
Wednesday-           Rigging 1 / Rigging 2            
Thursday-              Rigging 2            
Friday-                   Rigging 2   




GROUP "A"
April 6th ~10th (32hrs Classroom/8 hrs. Hands On)
7:30 am Through 4:30 pm
Monday-                  Introduction to Steel Erection
Tuesday-                  Introduction to Steel Erection /Erecting Structural Steel
Wednesday-             Erecting Structural Steel
Thursday-                Erecting Structural Steel
Friday-                     Erecting Structural Steel

GROUP "C"
April 13th ~ 17th (20 hrs. Classroom/20 hrs. Hands On)
 7:30 am Through 4:30 pm
Monday -                Introduction to Cranes
Tuesday-                 Introduction to Cranes  
Wednesday-            Introduction to Cranes  /Working with Cranes
Thursday-               Working with Cranes 
Friday-                    Working with Cranes


Local 848 has an accredited state of the art training center that is part of the International certified AWS Welding Program.  CLICK HERE to download our brochure.

General Information Application

CLICK HERE to fill out a General Information Profile document that you must fill out and return to us to be considered for apprenticeship or as a journeyman.