2019 JATC GRADUATION CEREMONY

The JATC Graduation Ceremony was held on June 1, 2019, at Martin’s Crosswinds in Greenbelt, Maryland.  This year’s class consisted of 139 graduates from the Inside Wireman program, five graduates… Read more »

INDUSTRY SPONSORED A SAFETY DAY

In recognition of May as the National Electrical Safety Month (NESM), the Association and IBEW Local 26 sponsored a safety day event on May 18th at IBEW Local Union 26… Read more »

2019 NECA SAFETY PROFESSIONALS CONFERENCE RECAP

Eleven people from the Chapter participated in this year’s Safety Conference in San Antonio, Texas, on May 15 – 17. The Conference attracted over 280 participants, most of whom are… Read more »

OSHA 30-HOUR SAFETY TRAINING

The Chapter is sponsoring an OSHA 30-Hour Safety Course, starting Wednesday, July 31, 2019, the JATC facility in Lanham, Maryland. The course is designed to reduce on-the-job accidents, meet new regulations,… Read more »

PROJECT MANAGEMENT TRAINING – HEADS UP!

Once again, the Chapter will sponsor the NECA/MCA Project Management Training program this Fall. The training is scheduled to begin September 12, 2019, at the JATC facility in Lanham, Maryland. The… Read more »

EFFECTIVE FOREMANSHIP TRAINING

Foremen are crucial to your company’s success. Foremen typically start as journeymen and are promoted based on their technical skills. While a foreman may be highly qualified technically, he or… Read more »

D.C. PAID FAMILY LEAVE

In December 2016, the District of Columbia City Council passed the D.C. Universal Paid Leave Amendment Act of 2016 (UPLAA).  The Act guarantees certain periods of paid family and medical… Read more »

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE

As in recent years, most of the legislative activity of the Association’s Government Affairs Committee has been through the Alliance for Construction Excellence (ACE) – an umbrella group of seven local specialty… Read more »

CHAPTER LAUNCHES NEW WEBSITE

The Chapter is pleased to announce that our new website is now active.  This website is simple yet powerful. The site contains most of the elements from the previous site that you… Read more »