Weekly Update
QUOTE OF THE WEEK: 
Nothing will work unless you do.  
- Maya Angelou
 
Preferred Vendor of the week
 
Bryan Rocha 
Job Site Solutions Market Manager- South Florida
 P. 262.327.5444   bryan.rocha@milwaukeetool.com
 
2018 Education Program
Contractors, did you attend the Broward County Building Officials educational conference on March 7 & 8?
Please remember to provide proof of attendance, and MCASF will reimburse the full cost of $190 for contractor members in good standing. 
 
Upcoming training:

Mark your calendar for the following software training days, which will be open at a nominal fee to MCASF Contractor Members in good standing. Each class will be held at New Horizons computer training center in Plantation from 9:30 - 4:00. Registration will open next Friday. Please click on the software below to view a course outline.

   
 
Microsoft Outlook: course 101, April 10;  course 102 April 24 
Microsoft Excel: course 101, May 9; course 102, May 23  
Microsoft Word: course 101, June 6; course 102, June 26 
 
 
Safety Committee News
 
Managing the use of drugs and marijuana in the workplace is getting trickier by the day. This  free webinar, brought to you by EHS Daily Advisor, will explain the complexities in managing employees who use marijuana for both medicinal and recreational purposes, and the use and abuse of prescription drugs in safety-sensitive workplaces as well as less safety-sensitive workplaces.
When: April 12, 2:00 - 3:00pm, Cost: free, Click to register

 
Labor management news

Please click here to download the latest referral form from Local Union 725.
 
Preferred Vendor of the week


 Raul Palacios
General Manager

ARPEC News
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Journeymen Continuing Education 
ARPEC has put together a variety of classes that meet the requirements of section 4.03 of the MCASF / LU7 25 Collective Bargaining Agreement, section 4.03. Click here to for more information.  
 

ARPEC is now accepting applications 
ARPEC is accepting applications for the fall term through April 27th. Referral cards, like the one shown above, have been mailed to all contractors.  Please note that all materials, including letters of recommendation, must be received by the training center by April 27. Candidates are encouraged to register for employment as a pre-apprentice with Local Union 725. Please visit www.arpec.org  for more info. On behalf of the JATC, we appreciate your help in finding qualified candidates.
 
Upcoming events: 
Please mark your calendar for the April 7 Sam Hamilton Apprenticeship Competition,  and June 30 ARPEC Graduation Ceremony. 
 
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