Welcome! Thank you for visiting the new Local 18 Members Portal. Please click on "MEMBER SIGN IN" in the top menu to access your member information and training lists. 

Local 18 is dedicated to providing industry with the most skilled and best prepared apprentices and journeypersons possible. We do this through selective enrolment, peer assistance and flexible and extensive training options.

Listed below are the most recent upcoming scheduled training courses. By clicking the "FULL COURSE LIST" menu tab above you can see a list of all the available training courses provided by Local 18. Courses are primarily scheduled based on member demand and enrolment.

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Upcoming Courses

Carpenter Red Seal Prep Exam

  • Course Code: CQ.CAR
  • Description: Refresher course for preparing to write their C. of Q exam Occupation skills, concrete, framing, exteior finish, interior finish, renovations, math building codes.
  • Usual Hours: 30.00 hr
Starts On Ends On Classes Location
Tue. Apr 18, 2023 Thu. May 18, 2023 10 Local 18 Hamilton

Construction & Industrial Fork Lift Operator

  • Course Code: C.FORK
  • Description: Operation & Maintenance. Learn about legislation. Hydraulics, pre-operation checks. Stability & tipping etc.
  • Usual Hours: 12.00 hr
Starts On Ends On Classes Location
Thu. Apr 27, 2023 Sat. Apr 29, 2023 2 Local 18 Hamilton


  • Course Code: ADVFOR
  • Description: Generally used below grade, and non-exposed walls. Theory and Practical. Participants will learn how to build walls with pilaster, how to lock panels on a step footinig, build columns, and how to stack panels vertically. Open to apprentices, and journeypersons.
  • Usual Hours: 26.00 hr
Starts On Ends On Classes Location
Sat. Apr 15, 2023 Sat. Apr 22, 2023 4 Local 18 Hamilton

Working at Heights - Refresher

  • Course Code: WAH.R
  • Description: Apply Working at Heights safe work procedures including use of fall projection systems to protect themselves and other workers. Identify and explain requirements for travel restraint and fall arrest systems including selection and inpection of lanyards, lifelines, rope grabs and connections.
  • Usual Hours: 4.00 hr
Starts On Ends On Classes Location
Thu. Mar 30, 2023 Thu. Mar 30, 2023 1 Local 18 - Niagara
Tue. Apr 11, 2023 Tue. Apr 11, 2023 1 Local 18 Hamilton
Sat. Apr 22, 2023 Sat. Apr 22, 2023 1 Local 18 Hamilton

Note: UBCJA Local 18 Members please sign-in to view the course details and/or sign-up for one of the above courses.

Non-Members, please call the UBCJA Local 18 office for more information about these upcoming courses.