September 2017

The Alberta Pipe Trades College is now offering the following safety courses at the APTC. Please note that staff are doing the best they can to accommodate all members who require these courses. Staff have been put under the same time restraints and pressure as our members, so please be patient.

Friday, September 8, 2017

January 2017

Please see the following attachment that serves as a quick visual guide to the 2016 Local 488 Election results.  

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Please click on the following link for the final 2016 Certified Local 488 Election results. Thanks to all of you who took the time to cast your ballot.  

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

The Alberta Pipe Trades College (APTC) will be running six Advanced Work Packaging (AWP) courses in 2017. Click on the PDF for dates, times and a course description.


Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Please view the list of RJW Bursary Award Recipients from this year’s draw. Congrats to all who applied!

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

The Alberta Pipe Trades College (APTC) will be offering the Journeyperson to B Pressure Welding Course beginning on the evening of January 3, 2017. Classes run three nights per week – Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, for seven weeks. This course takes place from 6:00 – 9:00 pm in the Welding Shop. Please click for details. 



Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Please see the following press release by the Canadian Building Trade Unions on the approval of two major pipelines.  

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Researcher Ewen Macarthur is currently conducting research about life in the oilsands. Please read the attachments if you would like to be involved in this topical research project.   

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

December 2016

Remember to VOTE! If you have not mailed-in your ballot yet, please consider on-line voting. Members may register their email address to receive an e-ballot . Please see the attached instructions to send in your email for on-line voting.

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Please read the following message from Lorin Bates, former Local 488 Sprinkler Representative.

Friday, December 2, 2016