Safety & Training

Safety & Training

Training and Classes

The Local 476 Training Program will be holding an ETCP Arena Rigging Certification Class on December 10, 2018 through December 14, 2018.  The class will be from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm (lunch will be served) and will be held at the Local 476 Training Center located at 6319 N. Northwest Hwy, Chicago.

To attend this class, participants are required to have 3000 hours of rigging experience. 

The first 3 days of class will be followed by a 1 day refresher class on Thursday, December 13, 2018 to take a practice test and discuss math problems which will be followed by the ETCP test on Friday, December 14, 2018 which takes 3 hours. 

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.

Interested members should download and print the attached 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 attendees.

Here is the link for the application and information about the test.

https://etcp.esta.org/certify/appmaterials_rigger.html

 
IN ORDER TO SET UP THE TEST DATES WITH ETCP - WE NEED TO KNOW HOW MANY PARTICIPANTS ARE GOING TO TAKE THE TEST SO PLEASE LET US KNOW ASAP IF YOU WILL BE TAKING THE TEST.
 
 

The Local 476 Training Program will be holding an ETCP Entertainment Electrician Certification Class on December 17, 2018 through December 21, 2018.  The class will be from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm(lunch will be served) and will be held at the Local 476 Training Center located at 6319 N. Northwest Hwy, Chicago.

To attend this class, participants are required to have 3000 hours of entertainment electrician experience. 

The first 3 days of class will be followed by a 1 day refresher class on Thursday, December 20, 2018 to take a practice test and discuss math problems which will be followed by the ETCP test on Friday, December 21, 2018 which takes 3 hours. 

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.

Interested members should download and print the attached 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 attendees.

Here is the link for the application and information about the test.

 

http://etcp.esta.org/certify/appmaterials_electrical.html