Upcoming Training Opportunities

The JATF has several upcoming training opportunities. Please take a look at everything that is being offered below and email the hall at cstephens@iatselocal2.com to sign up. Some of the classes have limited availability so we’ll create a wait list.

Boom/Scissors Lift Certification
United Rentals will teach the course. At completion of the class and certification, you will be given an operator’s number for your certifications. You will need full body harnesses, safety shoes, and safety glasses.

Dates: Monday February 17th at 7am Tuesday February 18th at 7am
Location: United Rentals, 3233 West 36th Street, Chicago, IL (36th and Kedzie)

Forklift/Power Pallet Jack Certification
United Rentals will teach the course. At completion of the class and certification, you will be given an operator’s number for your certifications. You will need full body harnesses, safety shoes, and safety glasses.

Date: Wednesday February 19th at 7am
Location: United Rentals, 3233 West 36th Street, Chicago, IL (36th and Kedzie)

Jands Vista Training
The JATF will be hosting 2, 1-day Jands Vista classes. Vista board are used in majority of the hotels so we recommend taking it.

Dates: February 20th; 8am-4pm and February 21st 8am-4pm
Location: 216 S Jefferson St. 4th Floor

Suspicious Activity Reporting, Active Shooter Presentation and Stop the Bleed Training
The Chicago Office of Emergency Management and Chicago Police Department will come in to teach a Suspicious Activity, Active Shooter and Stop the Bleed training. You will receive a certificate at the completion of the course.

Dates:February 24th, February 25th and March 3rd 9am-12pm
Location: 216 S Jefferson St. 4th Floor

Grand MA2 Training
The JATF will be hosting 2, 2-day GrandMA2 classes taught by ACT Lighting. These classes should only be taken if you have some lighting experience.

Dates: March 9th-10th; 8am-4pm and March 11th-12th 8am-4pm
Location: 216 S Jefferson St. 4th Floor

AV Essentials
This four-day, hands-on course is part of the AVIXA/IATSE TTF Live Event Technician Certificate focused on training IATSE workers for work as audio visual technicians.

Dates: March 30th-April 4th
Location: Navy Pier

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