It is with our deepest sympathy that we inform you of the death of Brother Ronald A.Pocevicz, a 53 year Honorary Member of Millwright Local 1693. Ron was the beloved father of Brother Jake Pocevicz and loving step-father to Sister Cheri Kramer. Ron passed away January 13, 2021 at the age of 78. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family at this difficult time. There is no service planned at this time.
COVID-19 Preparedness Qualification Online Course
The Carpenters International Training Fund (CITF) developed this new qualification to educate our members on methods to better protect themselves while on the job site. The new COVID-19 Preparedness Qualification (CITF) onlice course covers the rules and procedures outlined in the March 20, 2020, OSHA Guidelline Document.
This online course is available to all members through the CITF Learning Management System (LMS). Upon completion of the course and test, the COVID-19 Preparedness Qualification (CITF) course will display on the member's Training Verification card (TVC). You may access the online learning center from the Members section of Carpenters.org
Improvements to Welfare Benefits During the COVID-19 Crisis Click the link below to view the Memorandum from Gary Perinar, EST of the Chicago Regional Council of Carpenters COVID-19
As announced at June's Union Meeting, we will no longer be using union books, the International discontinued the production of these books. Members are encouraged to use there QR card, for dues paid through information and training history.
We will no longer be mailing quarterly buttons with your payments due to the rising costs of postage. Buttons are always available at the Local office or at the monthly union meetings.