TRAINING

CERTIFIED CRANE OPERATOR TRAINING

Applications for the N CCO study classes and Testing are available at all three Union Halls or they can be downloaded at the The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) web site. If you go to their web site, go to the bottom of their page to handbooks and forms. Do not send your applicationto the NCCCO office: THE COMPLETED AND SIGNED APPLICATION, WITH THE PAYMENT (made payable to: International Assessment Institute) MUST BE SENT TO THE APPRENTICESHIP OFFICE. Classes will be held at the Local 9 Training Site. 41801 E. Quincy Ave., Bennett CO 80102.

A NEW PROGRAM FOR MEMBERS OF IUOE lOCAL 9:

The IUOE National Training Fund has developed a Journeyman upgrade class. This class is hosted at the IUOE Local 12 training facility in Las Vegas, Nevada. Participating locals can send up to 7 members per class. The class is two weeks long and can cover scraper, grader, crane, backhoe, trackhoe, directional drill, dozer, GPS, or a requested piece of equipment for specialty training (if available). Members can get additional information and an application from the Apprenticeship. Please submit an application if you are interested in taking this training.

WEATHER:

Due to the location of the training site, weather may interfere with the safety of travel to the site, and/or the operation of equipment. If there is a question that weather conditions may effect your training . Please call the site the day before by 3:00pm to verify that it will be open and training will take place as scheduled. The training site number is 303-644-3909.

JOURNEYMEN AND APPRENTICE OPERATORS CAN CALL THE TRAINING SITE TO RESERVE A PIECE OF EQUIPMENT FOR TESTING, PRACTICE OR FOR TRAINING, RESERVATIONS DEPEND UPON THE AVAILIBILITY OF AN INSTRUCTOR AND THE PARTICULAR PIECE OF EQUIPMENT.

ATTENTION APPRENTICES:

When you are scheduled for a class and can not attend, it is important that you contact the Training Site and cancel before 4:00pm on the day before the class. If you fail to do so, 4 hours will be docked form your training!

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT:

OSHA Classes are now limited to 7 1/2 hours of training per day. OSHA classes will be extended additional days to compensate for the change.

MSHA:

To take an 8-hour MSHA class, you will need to bring proof of 24 hour New Miner training or an 8 hour refresher within the last 3 years. no exceptions!

CLASS SCHEDULE

DECEMBER 2014:

  • 8-HR MSHA REFRESHER (Sat) Dec 6th, Pueblo, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • DRIVE TRAIN CLASS (Sat) Dec 13th,Site, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • RIGGING CLASS (Sat) Dec 20th,Site, 8:00am-4:30pm

JANUARY 2015:

  • 8 HR MSHA REFRESHER (Sat) JAN 10th, Site, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • 8 HR HAZMAT REFRESHER CLASS (Sat) JAN 17h, Site, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • CRANE BASICS CLASS (Sat) JAN 24th, Site, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • EXCAVATION CLASS (Sat) JAN 31st, SIte, 8:00am-4:30pm

FEBRUARY 2015:

  • LUBE & MAINTENANCE (Sat) FEB 7th, Site, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • 8 HR HAZMAT REFRESHER CLASS (Sat) FEB 21st, Site, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • CONFINED SPACE/H2S (Sat) FEB 28th, Site, 8:00am-4:30pm

MARCH 2015:

  • CPR/FIRST AID (Sat) MAR 7th, PUEBLO, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • SIGNAL PERSON CLASS (Sat) MAR 14th, Site, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • CCO APPLICATION DEADLINE (FRI) MAR 20th, Site, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • FORKLIFT CLASS (Sat) MAR 21st, SIte, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • 8 HR MSHA REFRESHER (Sat) MAR 28th, GRAND JCT., 8:00am-4:30pm
  • BASIC HYDRAULICS (Sat) MAR 28th, SIte, 8:00am-4:30pm

APRIL 2015:

  • CCO STUDY (Sat) APR 4th, Site, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • TOWER CRANE STUDY (Sat) APR 11th, Site, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • CCO STUDY (Sat) APR 25th, Site, 8:00am-4:30pm

MAY 2015:

  • TOWER CRANE STUDY (Sat) MAY 2nd, Site, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • CCO STUDY (Sat) MAY 9th, Site, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • CCO REVIEW (Sat) MAY 16th, Site, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • CCO TEST (SUN) MAY 17th, Site, 7:30am-?
  • AIR BRAKE (Sat) MAY 30th, Site, 8:00am-4:30pm

JUNE 2015:

  • GRADE CHECKING I (Sat) JUN 6th, Site, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • GRADE CHECKING II (Sat) JUN 13th, Site, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • RIGGING CLASS (Sat) JUN 20th, Site, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • 10 HOUR OSHA DAY 1(Fri) JUN 26th, Site, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • 10 HOUR OSHA DAY 2(Sat) JUN 27th, Site, 8:00am-4:30pm

JULY 2015:

  • SIGNAL PERSON (Sat) JUL 11th, PUEBLO, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • FORKLIFT CLASS (Sat) JUL 18th, Site, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • CRANE SET UP CLASS (Sat) JUL 25th, Site, 8:00am-4:30pm

AUGUST 2015:

  • DRIVE TRAIN (Sat) AUG 1st, PUEBLO, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • LUBE & MAINTENANCE (Sat) AUG 8th, Site, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • LOADER/SKID STEER CLASS (Sat) AUG 15th, SIte, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • CCO APPLICATION DEADLINE (FRI) AUG 21st, Site, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • BACKHOE/EXCAVATOR CLASS (Sat) AUG 22nd, SIte, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • CPR/FIRST AID (Sat) AUG 29th, SIte, 8:00am-4:30pm

SEPTEMBER 2015:

  • CCO STUDY (Sat) SEP 12th, Site, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • TOWER CRANE STUDY (Sat) SEP 19th, Site, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • CCO STUDY (Sat) SEP 26th, Site, 8:00am-4:30pm

OCTOBER 2015:

  • TOWER CRANE STUDY (Sat) OCT 3rd, Site, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • CCO STUDY (Sat) OCT 10th, Site, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • CCO REVIEW (Sat) OCT 17th, Site, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • CCO TEST (SUN) OCT 18th, Site, 7:30am-?
  • CPR/FIRST AID (Sat) OCT 24th, GRAND JCT., 8:00am-4:30pm
  • 10 HOUR OSHA DAY 1(Fri) OCT 30th, Site, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • 10 HOUR OSHA DAY 2(Sat) OCT 31st, Site, 8:00am-4:30pm

NOVEMBER 2015:

  • BASIC HYDRAULICS (Sat) NOV 7th, Site, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • RIGGING CLASS (Sat) NOV 14th, Site, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • AIR BRAKE CLASS (Sat) NOV 21st, Site, 8:00am-4:30pm

DECEMBER 2015:

  • WELDING CLASS (Sat) DEC 5th, Site, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • 8 HR MSHA REFRESHER (Sat) DEC 12th, PUEBLO, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • DRIVE TRAIN CLASS (Sat) DEC 19th, Site, 8:00am-4:30pm

 

ADDITIONAL CLASSES MAY BE ADDED TO THIS SCHEDULE, CHECK WITH THE APPRENTICESHIP OFFICE FOR UPDATES.

ALL CLASSES BEGIN PROMPTLY AT 8:00 A.M. UNLESS POSTED OTHERWISE.

WHEN ATTENDING CLASSES THAT REQUIRE OPERATING EQUIPMENT, YOU MUST WEAR THE PROPER ATTIRE (BOOTS, LONG PANTS, AND EAR PROTECTION). YOU SHOULD ALSO CONSIDER WARM CLOTHES OR RAIN GEAR DEPENDING ON WEATHER CONDITIONS. IF YOU DO NOT HAVE BOOTS OR LONG PANTS, YOU WILL NOT BE ALLOWED ON THE EQUIPMENT.