Contact us:

1078 Atlantic Ave.
Toledo, Ohio 43609
United states
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Phone: (419) 382-3080


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Located at 1078 Atlantic Ave. (Behind local 55). We are proud to build and develop the future workers of the ironworking industry. With the ever-changing construction industry, trainers need to be proactive in the ability to keep and maintain a well-trained work force. It is our mission to provide the very best ironworker in the industry.


  • AWS accredited testing facility
  • Nantel approved testing facility
  • EPRI approved testing facillity
  • Accredited IACP
  • ODOT approved weld testing facility
  • MDOT certified weld testing agency

Courses Taught:

  • OSHA 10hr and 30hr courses
  • MSHA safety training
  • First aid / cpr / aed training
  • Tower rescue training
  • Competent tower climber
  • Welding
  • Fence
  • Precast safety and erection
  • Structural steel erection
  • Reinforcing concrete
  • Pre-engineered metal building
  • Post tensioning bonded and unbonded
  • Foreman training
  • Scaffold erection and user safety course
  • Trade mathematics
  • Blueprint reading
  • Rigging and crane
  • Fork lift safety training
  • Layout instruments for iron workers
  • Architectural and ornamental construction
  • Advanced industrial rigging. (EPRI)

Training Program Info:
We are a four-year training program that requires 5600 hours of on the job training with 865 hours in class instruction. We cover a vast construction area that spans from Bluffton, Ohio to our south, Sandusky, Ohio to our east, Monroe and Lenawaee counties in Michigan to the north, and Bryan, Ohio to our west. Applications are accepted Monday thru Friday 9am. – 3Pm. $10 Application fee, valid drivers license and high school transcript or diploma is needed at the time of the application.  Must be able to pass a drug screen.

Training Coordinator Name:
Phil Gluza

Training Coordinator Bio:
22 year member of iron workers local 55.  14 Year instructor of safety and class instruction.

Training Coordinator accreditation:
– OSHA outreach trainer
– Approved MSHA instructor
– Approved scaffold erector/user trainer
– Aerial work platform trainer
– Industrial fork truck trainer
– Fall protection Competent Climber/Competent Rescue Trainer
– Competent person Fall Protection/Inspection/Storage of equipment
– First aid/CPR/AED trainer
– Post tensioning certification level 2
– Approved rigging trainer
– Certified welding inspector

The recruitment, selection, employment, and training of apprentices shall be without discrimination because of race, color, religion, national origin, age, or sex.  The JATC shall take affirmative action to provide equal opportunity in apprenticeship activities and will operate the apprenticeship program as required under Title 29 of the code of federal regulations, Part 30; Ohio Administrative code 5101:11; and the equal employment opportunity regulations of the State of Ohio.

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