Archive for January, 2021

Apply for your SST Card Today!

It has come to our attention that members may have completed SST courses but have not yet applied for their SST card. Members who have the following classes below should apply for our SST card on the Carpenters Training Center website. -OSHA 30 -8hr Fall Prevention -2hr Drug & Alcohol If you have completed these […] Read More…

Statement on Governor Cuomo’s Commitment to an Aggressive Construction Program in 2021

“We applaud Governor Andrew Cuomo for committing to the most aggressive construction and transportation program,” stated EST Joseph Geiger of the New York City & Vicinity District Council of Carpenters. “Prioritizing these projects will not only bring relief to our communities, but it will provide thousands of rewarding, good-paying jobs at a time when New Yorkers […] Read More…

The United Brotherhood of Carpenters Applauds Biden’s Selection of Marty Walsh for Secretary of Labor

Washington, D.C. — The United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America (UBC), representing over 500,000 members, announced their support of President-elect Biden’s selection of Boston Mayor Marty Walsh as Secretary of Labor. It’s been decades since a union member was appointed to run the Labor Department and we’re pleased that such a talented and […] Read More…