Heat and Frost Insulators News and Events

Building Trades and AFL-CIO offer Specialized Construction oriented Organizing classes for HFIAW Organizers

Posted by on Fri, Jan 13, 2017 @ 10:01 AM

The Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers understand the importance and impact that Organizing has on our union. As such, we value the opportunity to train our Local Organizers to the highest degree.

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Topics: HFIAW, Organizing, training, Building Trades Academy, BTA, Organizers, Training Conference, OMS, COMET

Local 24 members works on $3.8 billion liquid natural gas facility

Posted by on Fri, Jan 6, 2017 @ 10:01 AM

Members of HFIAW Local 24 Baltimore/Washington are helping complete the largest construction project in the history of Maryland.

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Topics: Local 24, Baltimore, Washington, Liquid Natural Gas, Maryland, Dominion, Chesapeake Bay, Cove Point

MAC 2017 in Toronto: Be prepared

Posted by on Thu, Jan 5, 2017 @ 11:01 AM

The Insulation Industry International Apprentice and Training Fund would like to remind everyone that the 2017 Master Apprentice Competition (MAC) will be in Toronto, Canada from June 27 to July 1.

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Topics: Apprenticeship, Toronto, Toronto, Canada, Conference, MAC, Apprenticeship Competition, Local 95, Toronto, Canada, Apprenticeship Training, Training Conference

Organizing Department hosts January conference

Posted by on Thu, Jan 5, 2017 @ 11:01 AM

The Organizing Department for the HFIAW is sponsoring an Organizing Conference in late January.

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Topics: Organizing, Train the Trainer, Organizers, NABTU, North America’s Building Trades Unions, OMS, Organizing Management System, BAT, Bureau of Apprenticeship Training, COMET, Training Academy

Insulators sponsor ‘Saturday FootballGame of the Week’ with Gino Torretta

Posted by on Mon, Dec 5, 2016 @ 16:12 PM

Since September, members of various HFIAW Locals have been participating in the nationwide iSave program to sponsor the Saturday Football Game of the Week with Gino Torretta.

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Topics: HFIAW, Labor Management, LMCT

2016 New Officers Training

Posted by on Mon, Dec 5, 2016 @ 16:12 PM

Recently elected leaders attend New Officers Training Program

The Insulators hosted 37 recently elected union leaders to a week-long event to help them carry out their duties as union officers.

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Topics: training, Training Conference, New Officers

NABTU Apprenticeship Conference

Posted by on Mon, Dec 5, 2016 @ 16:12 PM

Insulators attend inaugural NABTU Apprenticeship Conference

The concept of ‘we work better together than we do apart’ was the overarching theme of the first annual North
America’s Building Trades Unions (NABTU) Apprenticeship Training Conference.

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Topics: HFIAW, Apprenticeship, IIIATF, NABTU, Apprenticeship Training Conference, Apprenticeship Training, Training Conference, North America’s Building Trades Unions

Insulators Gearing Up for Apprenticeship Week

Posted by on Tue, Nov 8, 2016 @ 15:11 PM

The Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers are proud to be built upon a foundation of high-quality training, especially the education provided to our apprentices.

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Topics: Apprenticeship, Department of Labor

2016 Local Union Officers Conference

Posted by on Mon, Oct 24, 2016 @ 11:10 AM

More than 200 HFIAW Business Managers, Officers, Organizers and staff filled the meeting room at the Diplomat Hotel in Hollywood, Fla. to discuss the status of our industry and work together to grow our union and expand market share. 

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Topics: Local Union Officers Conference, Conference, International

Local 46 apprentice wins MAC, honors former training director

Posted by on Mon, Oct 24, 2016 @ 08:10 AM

The HFIAW Master Apprentice Competition (MAC) seems to grow in popularity and excitement every year. The annual competition where 10 apprentices compete as Conference representatives to be crowned the “Best of the Best” included an emotional finish this year in Toledo, Ohio.  

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Topics: Canada, Apprenticeship, Illinois, training, Master Apprentice Competition, USA, Local 23, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, Local 17, Chicago, Illinois, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Chicago, Local 17, Local 94, New York, Toronto, Local 12, Local 94, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Local 12, New York City, New York, Local 95, Saskatchewan, Pennsylvania, Local 5, New York City, New York, Toronto, Canada, MAC, Apprenticeship Competition, International, Local 95, Toronto, Canada, Local 119, Regina, Saskatchewan, Local 133, Fargo, North Dakota, Local 23, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, North Dakota, Regina, California, Los Angles, New York City, Oklahoma, Fargo, North Dakota, IIIATF, Local 78, Birmingham, Alabama, Local 5, Los Angles, California, Local 78, Birmingham, Alabama, Alabama, Local 133, Local 119 Regina, Chicago, Illinois