ABC-Northern Ohio Chapter

The Northern Ohio Chapter of ABC is pleased to be working with the Fostoria Learning Center, Great Lakes Community Action Partnership, Contractors, Ohio Means Jobs and other local organizations to meet the demand for skilled construction workers and to offer area residents the opportunity for a career in construction.  ABC offers construction training programs ranging from Pre-Apprenticeship, Apprenticeship, Construction Craft, safety and construction craft through supervisory training.  All classes listed below are held at the Fostoria Learning Center. For more information on ABC Training Programs, contact Scott Giesler at scottg@nocabc.com or phone:  440-717-0389.

 

Fall 2020 ABC Construction Trades Classes

ABC Northwestern Ohio Chapter just announced its fall line-up of classes to be held at the Fostoria Learning Center. Starting in September, ABC will hold:

  • Electrical
  • Carpentry
  • Heating, Ventilating, Air Conditioning (HVAC)
  • Plumbing
  • Pipefitting
  • Heavy Equipment Operators
  • And More

ABC Education Programs Feature the following:

  • More than 45 years of experience training thousands of construction professionals in N. Ohio
  • Nationally-recognized NCCER curricula (www.nccer.org)
  • Registered Apprenticeship with 300 contractors
  • College credit toward an Associate degree in construction included in tuition
  • Knowledgeable and experienced journeyperson-level instructors
  • Hands-on and online instruction
  • Reasonable, all-inclusive tuition with tuition payment options

ABC classes will begin in September. Start your career in construction today! Complete and return the attached Enrollment packet or contact us at ABC. Call 440-717-0389.
ABC are also offering an Early Bird Discount on programs if you register before July 31st.

For more information on any of these programs, contact ABC on 440-717-0389

You can also Click Here to download the Fall 2020 Registration Packet that includes details on the Early Bird Discount.

Electrical Apprenticeship Levels 1, 2, 3 and 4

Description: For those interested in work as or currently employed as an electrician ABC offers Department of Labor approved Electrical Apprenticeship courses.  Classes are usually one evening per week from 5-9 pm.  Topics covered:

  • OSHA 10-hour
  • Core Curriculum
  • Electrical Safety
  • Electrical Circuits
  • Device Boxes
  • Conduit Bending
  • Residential Electrical Systems
  • Commercial Electrical Systems

This training is brought to you in partnership with Associated Builders & Contractors (ABC) Northern Ohio Chapter.

Advance Registration required. Seating is limited.
(419) 408-5540 for more information. Or click here to Contact Us.

Carpentry 1

Description:  Level 1 Carpentry covers:

  • OSHA 10-hour
  • Core Curriculum
  • Reading Plans and Elevations
  • Floor Systems
  • Wall, Ceiling, and Roof Framing
  • Introduction to Concrete, Reinforcing Materials, and Forms
  • Windows and Exterior Doors
  • Basic Stair Layout

This training is brought to you in partnership with Associated Builders & Contractors (ABC) Northern Ohio Chapter.

Advance Registration required. Seating is limited.
(419) 408-5540 for more information. Or click here to Contact Us.

HVAC 1

Description:  Level 1 HVAC covers:

  • OSHA 10-hour
  • Core Curriculum
  • Introduction to Heating
  • Introduction to Cooling
  • Copper and Plastic Piping Practices
  • Basic Electricity
  • Air Distribution Systems

This training is brought to you in partnership with Associated Builders & Contractors (ABC) Northern Ohio Chapter.

Advance Registration required. Seating is limited.
(419) 408-5540 for more information. Or click here to Contact Us.

Fostoria YouthBuild

Great Lakes Community Action Partnership has launched their Fostoria YouthBuild program to teach young adults ages 18-24 construction skills, help them earn their GEDs and gain workforce experience.

Services
YouthBuild includes classroom instruction, hands-on construction work, life skills training and more. Participants will have the opportunity to go out into their community, help repair or rehabilitate homes, and earn paychecks while helping their city.

Eligibility Guidelines
The program is open to young adults ages 18-24 who have not completed high school or want to earn their GED.

Click Here to learn more or call: 1-800-775-9767

Fire Alarm & Detection Equipment Certification

Fire Alarm & Detection Equipment Certification

-- This course is designed to help participants prepare to take the fire alarm and detection equipment examination through the Ohio Division of State Fire Marshal. Anyone interested in taking the exam will find value in the course not only for the information provided but for how it will help you be better organized to take the exam.

Instructor: Dennis Patalon

Class Dates: TBA

Class Time: 8am- 3pm (Lunch Break: 12:00pm- 12:45pm. Food not provided)

Cost: $250 ABC Members & Non Members $300
*** Does NOT include the $35 fee to the Ohio State Fire Marshall's Office for the State of Ohio Certification Test, or the $40 fee to PSI for the testing location. THIS IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE STUDENT! Information on filing with the Division of State Fire Marshal and exam locations will be provided during the course and available online at : www.com.ohio.gov/fire

This training is brought to you in partnership with Associated Builders & Contractors (ABC) Northern Ohio Chapter.

Click here to download the enrollment form

Advance Registration required. Deadline is July 8 , 2020