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Fire Alarm Training Terrace

First run of Fire Alarm system installation and programming training with the new mobile training trailer built by WJETS in our jurisdiction.  The course went well, lots of positive feedback.  Ran in Kamloops, Prince George then Terrace this summer.

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Expandable Reel Trailer Experience

We’re looking for some 993 members that already have experience with the expandable reel trailer similar to the one pictured. If you want more info, here’s the Custom-100K-Expandable-Reel-Trailer-Spec-Sheet

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Congratulations to the Graduating Class of the Women in Trades Training at TRU

Congratulations to the 16 Women graduating from the Women in Trades Training program at TRU These 16 women have just completed a13 week exploratory course covering the following trades:  Electrical, Welding, Construction Craft Worker Power Engineering, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanic, Automotive Technician Instrumentation Technician, Carpentry Piping, Culinary Arts, Heavy Duty Mechanics Essential Skills, Industrial

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KDLC Jack Kerrsen Bursary and Cynthia Friedman Bursary Information

The Kamloops and District Labour Council (KDLC) is offering five (5) $1,000 (one thousand dollar) – one is the Jack Kerrsen bursary in a trades field of study) and the Cynthia Friedman bursary (to women in S.T.E.M or trades study) to students who are members or relatives of members of unions that are affiliated to, and in good

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IBEW Founders’ Scholarship

The IBEW Founders’ Scholarship honours the dedicated wiremen and linemen who founded the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW). Each year the officers of the IBEW are pleased to offer its working members scholarships on a competitive basis. It is hoped that the awards will not only contribute to the personal development of our members

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Mike van Hellemond at CLC Winter School Week 1

Stats from the labour movement….65% of Canadian Labour Council (CLC) endorsed Candidates were elected to board or council positions in 2018.  Let’s keep trying, get involved in your community and ask us for help.  We’re always here for you, and while all our members that ran were not successful in their campaigns they picked up

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