Upcoming Training Opportunities

Below are upcoming training opportunities that are being provided by the JATF. Most courses will count for ETCP renewal credit. Please reply to this email or contact the hall to register.

ETCP Entertainment Electrician and Portable Power
Dates: March 29-April 2
Chris Wren will be teaching an ETCP Entertainment Electrician class that will be held on the Zoom Virtual platform. Instruction will be March 29th- April 1st and the test will be administered in person on April 2nd at the hall. You can sit for the ETCP EE or Portable Power exam.

If you are interested in taking the exam, please respond to this email and we will send you a link for the online application. You will need to have your application submitted no later than 3/23. You must be 21 to take the exam and have experience. If you have taken the exam in the past and did not pass, you can take the exam again.

ETCP Arena Rigging
Dates: April 20-23
Chris Schmidt will be teaching an ETCP Arena Rigging class that will be held at the hall. Instruction will be April 20-22 with April 22 being a review and math portion day and the test will be administered in person on April 23 at the hall.

If you are interested in taking the exam, please respond to this email and we will send you a link for the online application. You will need to have your application submitted no later than 4/12 You must be 21 to take the exam and have experience. If you have taken the exam in the past and did not pass, you can take the exam again.

Boom/Scissors Recertification
Date: April 5th
United Rentals is hosting a Boom/Scissors recertification class on April 5. This class is ONLY for recertifications. We are moving to in-person training. You will need to report to United Rentals for training, after instruction you will need to complete an evaluation. As always you’ll need to wear safety shoes, glasses and bring a harness.

Boom/Scissors Certification
Dates: March 24th and April 2nd
United Rentals is hosting a Boom/Scissors certification classes on March 24th and April 2nd. We are moving to in-person training. You will need to report to United Rentals for training, after instruction you will need to complete an evaluation. As always you’ll need to wear safety shoes, glasses and bring a harness.

Forklift Certification
Date: April 6th
United Rentals is hosting a Forklift certification class on April 6th. We are moving to in-person training. You will need to report to United Rentals for training, after instruction you will need to complete an evaluation. As always you’ll need to wear safety shoes, glasses and bring a harness.

LULL Certification
Date: April 7
United Rentals is hosting a LULL certification class on April 7th. We are moving to in-person training. You will need to report to United Rentals for training, after instruction you will need to complete an evaluation. As always you’ll need to wear safety shoes, glasses and bring a harness.

Sexual Harassment Prevention Training
Illinois now requires all employees attend sexual harassment prevention training annually. ERS offers a class and a certificate to satisfy this requirement.

Diversity and Inclusion Training
EasyLlama has an online platform where you can take a diversity and inclusion training. We want everyone in the local to take this class. It is online at your own pace and should take about 30 minutes.

OSHA 10 & 30
We still have ongoing online OSHA 10 & 30 training.

GrandMA2 and GrandMA3 Training
Virtual at your own pace
ACT Lighting has online training for beginners, intermediate and advanced GrandMA2 and GrandMA3. You can take the course at your leisure as they are pre-recorded sessions. Please reply with which courses you'd like to take.

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