Skip to main content

Education and Training Services

Staff

  • Tyler Brown - Executive Director of Industrial Sector Operations & Administrative Assistant to the International President
  • Teresa Carter - Secretary

Services and Responsibilities

Through this department, the International Brotherhood of Boilermakers, Iron Ship Builders, Blacksmiths, Forgers & Helpers provides education and training opportunities to members, local lodge stewards and officers, and International staff.

Each summer, the department sponsors a Boilermakers Collective Bargaining Institute at the University of Wisconsin, where local lodge leaders and activists learn skills to enable them to serve their members.

The department also provides or facilitates steward training for local lodges and special training for local lodge officers.

International staff receive training through this department’s programs as well as through classes taught by the National Labor University in Washington, D.C., and other educational resources.

Calendar

Upcoming educational and training opportunities from the International and from other sources are listed on the Boilermakers Education & Training Calendar.

Contact Information

Department of Education and Training Services
International Brotherhood of Boilermakers
753 State Ave., Suite 570
Kansas City, KS  66101
Phone: (913) 371-2640
Fax: (913) 281-8110

Latest News

  • Dan Engle campaigns for Northampton County Council District 4 in Pennsylvania at a carnival in Roseto. L. to r., Roseto Mayor Joseph C. Angelini, Engle and Northampton County District Attorney candidate Terry Houck.

    Boilermaker climbs political ladder in Pennsylvania

    Read More

  • Boilermakers bring massive Pennsylvania Chemicals project to life

    Read More

  • Dawn Patterson of Perrysburg, Ohio, takes a multimillion-dollar drug to treat a rare bone disease that two of her children have, too.CreditCreditMaddie McGarvey for The New York Times

    Boilermakers National Fund and Boilermaker family featured in New York Times article

    Read More

  • IVP-NE John Fultz announces a new training center in East Hartford, Connecticut.

    Northeast Area Tripartite stresses need for qualified welders

    Read More

  • USA, UAW Local 1853 and UAW Region 8, and the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency treated more than 200 youth and their parents to a Spring Hill, Tennessee, Take Kids Fishing Day at the Tennessee Children’s Home on April 13, 2019.

    The Union Sportsmen’s Alliance—An Organized Approach to Conservation

    Read More