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CBS is creating a new, competitive reality show with a working title of “Tough as Nails” and asked for help to locate contestants that best represent the Trade Unions. 

The 2019 Bricklayer500 Regional Competition was held at Midwest Brick & Block on Thursday, Sept 12, 2019.

This week kicked off our Fall Semester at the ADC Apprenticeship Training Center with Bricklayers Local 1 Apprentice Coordinator Dale Jennewein and Tilesetters Local 18 Apprentice Coordinator

On January 30, 2019, the ADC held a Steward Training for 20 members  at the ADC Hall.  IUBAC Regional Representative Paul Nagel also attended to assist the ADC officers with the training. 

OSHA 30hr will be held next week Feb 25-Mar 1 (Mon/Tues/Wed/Fri @ 7a-330p--with no class Thurs) at the BAC ADC Joint Apprenticeship and Training School located at 4350 Green Ash Drive, Earth City, MO 63045-1219

Lunch will be provided.

Please call Apprentice School to save your spot 314-770-1066

Good news! As of January 1, 2019, labwork done by Quest Diagnotics is covered under your IHF Insurance! You can now use both LabCorp and Quest Diagnostics.
 
If you have any questions, call Kay in our IHF Office at 314-621-3040.

Attention all ADC Members!

Please plan to attend a Steward Training class on Wednesday, January 30, at 5:30pm, at the ADC Hall, located at 2000 Market Street, St. Louis, MO 63103, inside Maggie O'Brien's building in Downtown St. Louis.   

Please RSVP to the Hall by Tuesday, January 29th. 

Appetizers and beverages will be provided. 

During the January 2019 Regular Union Meeting, ADC Secretary-Treasurer John Hopkin performed the swearing-in of Brother Michael Fox, Jr., from Apprentice Bricklayer to Journeyman Bricklayer. He is shown afterwards with ADC Director Brian Jennewein, his proud father, Bricklayers' Local 1 President Michael Fox, Sr., and ADC Secretary-Treasurer John Hopkin.  

Are you, or anyone close to you, dealing with substance abuse or mental health issues?  The IU offers a completely confidential service, at no cost to the member or their family, called the Member Assistance Program (MAP). Some of the issues MAP can assist with are: 

If you have any claims issues with the Insurance providers, please call Kay in our Health & Welfare Office for assistance.

Kay can be reached at 314-621-3040. 

It is with great pride that we announce that the Tilesetters' Local 18 Apprenticeship Program has received the 2018 Gold Hire Vets Medallion Program Demonstration Award from the United States Department of Labor.  This award honors training programs and companies that devote efforts to recruiting and employing Veterans. 

Congratulations to Local 18 President Mike Weber, also a Veteran, and Stoyan Hristov, Local 18 Apprenticeship Coordinator and Instructor for their work.