ETCP Electric and Rigging Certification

ETCP Electric and Rigging Certification

The Local 476 Training Program is pleased to announce the upcoming classes:

ETCP Entertainment Electric Certification Class:
December 2, 2019 through December 5, 2019

ETCP Arena Rigging Certification Class:
December 9, 2019 through December 12, 2019
 
 
The “ETCP Entertainment Electrician Certification Class” will be held Monday, December 2, 2019 through Thursday, December 5, 2019.  The class will be from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm.

To attend this class, participants are required to have 3000 hours of entertainment electrician experience.  Subject to class participation, you may be able to attend the class only without 3000 hours.

The first 3 days of class will be followed by a 1-day refresher class on Thursday, December 5, 2019 to take a practice test and discuss math problems.  

The Instructors for this certification class will be Recognized ETCP Entertainment Electrician Instructors Bob Gomez, Mark Hogan and Gary Carone.

The class size will be limited, and preference will be shown to our most experienced entertainment electricians if need be.  Please call and put your name on the list if you are interested.

Members interested in taking the test (you will need to make arrangements for the computer based test directly with ETCP) should download and print the application.  If member work history is needed, contact the Union Office to have it emailed to you.  Information on this certification is available at etcp.esta.org as well as practice tests and study groups.  After completing the application, send the application to the Union Office for processing.  The Training Fund will cover the costs of the class and the $550.00 testing fee for all eligible attendees.
Here is the link for the application and information about the test.
 http://etcp.esta.org/certify/appmaterials_electrical.html
 

The “ETCP Arena Rigging Certification Class” will be held on Monday, December 9, 2019 through Thursday, December 12, 2019.  The class will be from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm. 
 
To attend this class, participants are required to have 3000 hours of rigging experience. 
Subject to class participation, you may be able to attend the class only without 3000 hours.
 
The first 3 days of class will be followed by a 1-day refresher class on Thursday, December 12, 2019 to take a practice test and discuss math problems.

The Instructor for this certification class is Recognized ETCP Arena Instructor Don “Rio” McNichols and ETCP Certified Rigger Jim Roorda.

The class size will be limited, and preference will be shown to our most experienced grip riggers if need be.  Please call and put your name on the list if you are interested.

Members interested in taking the test (you will need to make arrangements for the computer based test directly with ETCP) should download and print the application. If member work history is needed, contact the Union Office to have it emailed to you.  Information on this certification is available at etcp.esta.org as well as practice tests and study groups.  After completing the application, send the application to the Union Office for processing.  The Training Fund will cover the costs of the class and the $550.00 testing fee for all eligible attendees.
Here is the link for the application and information about the test.
https://etcp.esta.org/certify/appmaterials_rigger.html
 
 
Please call and put you name on the list if you are interested in taking one or both of these classes.