Apprentices

Performance Based Testing

Please be advised Larry McManamon Jr., Great Lakes Area Apprenticeship Coordinator, will be in Lodge #647's offices to administer your Performance Based Test, which is necessary for your advancement.  All Apprentices must choose one location to attend for their advancement testing with the exception of 8th period Apprentices who must attend the Ramsey, MN location.  Testing dates, times, and locations are listed below:

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Ramsey, MN – 647 Hall  9459 NW Hwy 10, Ramsey, MN 55303

Tuesday, August 15, 2017                   1st period Apprentices                       Report at 8:00 a.m.

                                                            4th period Apprentices                       Report at 11:30 a.m.

                                                            6th Period Apprentices                       Report at 3:00 p.m.

 

Wednesday, August 16, 2017             3rd period Apprentices                       Report at 8:00 a.m.

                                                            7th period Apprentices                       Report at 8:00 a.m.

                                                            5th period Apprentices                       Report at 11:30 a.m.

                                                            8th period Apprentices                       Report at 3:00 p.m.

                                                            (Graduation Dinner, 5:00 p.m., Northfork Golf Course)

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Mandan, ND – 647 Hall  3400 42nd St. NW, Mandan, ND 58554

Tuesday, August 22, 2017                   1st period Apprentices                       Report at 8:00 a.m.

                                                            3rd period Apprentices                       Report at 8:00 a.m.

                                                            4th period Apprentices                       Report at 11:30 a.m.

                                                            5th period Apprentices                       Report at 11:30 a.m.

                                                            6th period Apprentices                       Report at 3:00 p.m.

                                                            7th period Apprentices                       Report at 3:00 p.m.

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You will need to bring a Check or Money Order in the amount of $50.00 made out to GLABAP to test and upgrade in the Apprenticeship Program.  No cash will be accepted.

Attendance at the testing locations listed above is mandatory and failure to attend will seriously jeopardize your position as an Apprentice.

You were informed at the previous testing of the requirements of submitting previous months Job Reports by the 15th of the following month and completing a minimum of one online test per month and all six completed by the deadline (dates/deadlines were stated on schedule given at previous testing).  Apprentices must have all requirements completed to advance.  


Dear Apprentices:

Effective August 15, 2017

As you should be aware, G.L.A.B.A.P. and Local 647 have established minimum requirements which you are to adhere to.  Failure to do so will result in disciplinary action. Four disciplinary actions within a two year period will result in termination from the Apprenticeship Program.  On the day you were indentured you signed an agreement stating that you would abide by these requirements.  The requirements for the next semester are listed below:

  1. Your first online home study test (minimum of one) is due by October 10, 2017.
  2. Your next online home study test (minimum of one) is due by November 10, 2017.
  3. Your next online home study test (minimum of one) is due by December 10, 2017.
  4. All six of your online home study tests are due byJanuary 10, 2018. 
  5. All monthly job reports need to be received by the 15th of the following month.
  6. You must maintain current MOST drug testing.
  7. Update your MSHA certification annually.
  8. Maintain a current TWIC card.

Send all lessons, OJT’s, and monthly job reports (both the white and yellow copy, you keep the pink) to:

 

Boilermakers Local #647

9459 NW Highway 10

Ramsey, MN  55303

 

Do not send lessons, monthly job reports, or OJT's to the G.L.A.B.A.P. office in Illinois.

 

General Information

 
For general information on the Apprenticeship Program please visit the Boilermakers National Apprenticeship Program website at bnap.com.