Select a Class
Every three months, a schedule of courses is sent to each Laborer
at the address listed on their Enrollment Form. If you
did not receive a schedule of courses, then: check the Training
Center’s Class Schedule section
of this website, or send an Email request to firstname.lastname@example.org,
or telephone your Local Union
Office or the Training Center.
Enroll Through Your Local Union Office
Phone your Local Union Office or
inquire while paying your dues or registering at roll call. Tell
them which course you are interested in. They will then contact
the Training Center, which will review your work status and course
availability. The Training Center will notify the Local Union Office
which will phone you about the availability of the particular course.
Get Your Enrollment Papers
Prior to starting the class, you will need your enrollment papers.
The Local Union Office can mail them or you may pick them up at
the Local Union Office.
February 28, 2000, the Northern
California Laborers Training Center has implemented a drug testing
program. This program is for all apprentices and trainees who enroll
in any course of one week or longer in duration at the
The drug testing program has the purpose of: protecting the health
and safety of apprentices, trainees, and staff at the Training
Center and on job sites; encouraging freedom from drug dependency;
and enhancing worker reliability, employability, and job safety.
All apprentices and trainees will be required to submit to a drug
test. This test will be conducted by an independent laboratory
approved by the Department of Health and Human Services. Guidelines
have been set so that all results remain confidential.
Any apprentice or trainee who refuses to take, or fails to pass,
the drug test will not be allowed to attend any classes at the
Training Center. Any individual who fails the drug test will be
referred to an assistance program and will be administratively
suspended from the Training Center until he/she successfully completes
the treatment program prescribed by the assistance program