Training center size tripled, new experiences on horizon for apprentices, journeymen

At Sheet Metal Workers Local No. 91 in Rock Island, Illinois, a new facility means more opportunities for apprentices and journeymen.

Local 91The 23,000-square-foot facility, which will be fully completed this fall, houses a 14,000-square-foot training facility and a 9,000-square-foot area, which will house the union hall and health and welfare offices. The training center – triple the size of the previous space – will include two large classrooms, an indoor/outdoor service lab, computer lab, welding lab and a large shop space, which includes a 500-square-foot training house that is used for the HVAC and architectural program instruction. Continue reading “Sheet Metal Local No. 91 welcomes new facility, opportunities”