Events & Trainings

March/April 2020 Steward Trainings-CANCELLED

Due to the evolving COVID-19 we are cancelling all steward trainings.  Per the recommendations to avoid public gatherings and to self-quarantine we are taking these steps to ensure we are doing everything we can to keep everyone healthy and safe.  We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience but do want to take every precaution to protect everyone’s health during the COVID-19 outbreak.  We are looking to reschedule these trainings by webinar.  If you are interested in the webinar training, please email  If you are interested in setting up a virtual one-on-one training, please contact your Contract Organizer.  If you have any questions, comments and/or concerns please contact your Contract Organizer.

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Boiler Trainings

Class Description:
SEIU Local 284 sponsors a variety of Boiler Operator Training Courses throughout the year, preparing members for Special, Second Class, and First Class (not Chief’s) licensing. Each course covers hot water and steam boiler systems, safety, boiler start-up and shut down, water treatment and fuel/combustion systems.

In order to get the license, members will have to sign up separately for the test through the MN Department of Labor & Industry. Apply to take the test here. Once this is approved, you’ll be able to schedule a test time here.

When & Where:

June 20, 2020, from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Eisenhower Community Center-209 Conf Rm CC
1001 Highway 7, Hopkins, MN 55305

  Click here to sign up for the 6/20/2020 Boiler Training

October 2020,  from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Lakeville, MN

Registration opens 7/13/2020 for the October class

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Member Sign-up Meetings

Class Description:
In a post-Janus world, we need new tools and hands-on practice to sign up folks as union members. This training will give you the skills and confidence you need to keep our union strong.
This event is for union stewards, building reps, or any member-leader.

When & Where:

Stay tuned for upcoming class times.

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