Skill Advancement Training

 Improving your skills is important to your career

Carpenters must maintain, upgrade and enhance their skills. With that collective goal in mind the Skill Advancement Program was developed. This program ensures that our industry maintains the best trained and most skilled workforce for which our area is known.

Through the Chicago Regional Council of Carpenters, approximately 8,000 of our members take advantage of 300 evening and weekend courses offered by our Carpenter Skill Advancement Program every year. These courses are taught in several languages and are offered at our five training centers.

Course Categories

  • Aerial Lift Training • Interior Systems • Rigging • Access flooring Systems • Layout • Roofing • Ceiling Systems • Math • Safety & Health • Computer Classes • Metal Stud • Scaffolding • Concrete • Millwright • Siding • Firestopping • Mill Cabinet • Stairs • Floor Covering • Print Reading • Superintendent Training • Hardware • Rafters • Trim • Insulation • Residential • Welding


CENTRAL REGION

ONLINE REGISTRATION – To register and view the listing of courses currently being offered, please click here.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Carpenters' Training Center
1256 Estes Avenue
Elk Grove Village, IL
847-640-7373
Fax:  847-364-8367

To register for courses offered in Rockford, IL, please contact the training center directly. Have your UBC ID number available.

Carpenters' Training Center – Northeastern Illinois & Eastern Iowa
1117 Tebala Blvd.
Rockford, IL  61108
815-332-7006
Fax:  815-332-7007

NORTHERN REGION

ONLINE REGISTRATION – To register and view the listing of courses currently being offered, please click here.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Carpenters' Training Center - Southeast Wisconsin
N25 W23055 Paul Rd., Suite 3
Pewaukee, WI 53072
262-574-6995
Fax:  262-574-6994


WESTERN REGION

To have a course schedule mailed to you and for registration information, please contact the training center of your choice:

CONTACT INFORMATION
Carpenters' Training Center – Quad Cities
479 27th Street
East Moline, IL 61244
309-755-3585
Fax:  309-752-1008

Carpenters' Training Center – Northeastern Illinois & Eastern Iowa
1117 Tebala Blvd.
Rockford, IL  61108
815-332-7006
Fax:  815-332-7007 

Carpenters' Training Center – Five Rivers
350 Waconia Court, S.W.
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
319-365-9519
Fax:  319-365-9655

Iowa Millwright Apprentice Training Center
2707 62nd Street Court
Bettendorf, IA  52722
563-332-3595
Fax:  563-332-1126