training center

The Iron Workers Local Union 704 Training Center is located at 2701 Belle Arbor Avenue, Chattanooga, TN 37406. Please contact the training center at (423)698-4198 if you are a member of Iron Workers Local 704 and wish to attend any of the available classes listed below. An appointment is necessary for scheduling purposes.

  • Journeyman Upgrading Courses

  • Advanced Rigging

  • Welding Practice

  • Weld Testing

  • COMET

  • OSHA 10

  • OSHA 30

  • CPR/FIRST AID

  • SUBPART R

  • Standards of Excellence

  • NANTeL

*Bring YOUR tools to welding practice and weld testing: Welding hood, gloves, flashlight, wire brush, chipping hammer, small chisels, slag pics, & a small ball peen hammer are required.  


IMPORTANT: If you have an AWS welding certification, be sure to keep your “Continuity Log Book” up to date. Don’t forget to mail a copy of the log book to Iron Workers International when you receive a notice of renewal. If you have not received a renewal notice from Iron Workers International at least one month prior to the expiration of your certification, please notify the Training Center. If you have any questions about how to renew your certifications please contact the Training Center.

Upcoming Training:

Weld block training May 15th thru May 26th, 2017 (7:30am to 5:30pm)

CPR/First Aid training June 24, 2017 (8am to 4pm)

OSHA 30 training August 5,12,19,26, 2017 (8am to 4pm)