Upcoming Classes


  • February 24, 2018
    9:00 am - 3:00 pm

This will be a one day workshop taught by Jeanna Gomez, Master Crafts Artisan. The class will provide an overview of millinery techniques commonly used for theatre.  In addition, the class will look at developing a supply arsenal from thrifted and easily attainable materials, and shortcuts and tricks for quick large brimmed hats and sparkly (more…)


  • March 5, 2018
    9:00 am - 1:00 pm

As taught by Journeyman Dave Misner, this class combines an overview of electrical theory with practical, hands-on application in class. Students will be instructed in basic electrical  theory, safe methods of wiring, and the safe use of electrical tools. Hands on techniques will be practiced at the end of the class. Requirements of Students: Must (more…)


  • March 12, 2018
    9:00 am - 1:00 pm

This Adult CPR, AED and First Aid Training session will be taught by a CPR Seattle trainer on Monday, March 12 from 9am-1pm in Room 240 at the Seattle Labor Temple. You will receive a two-year certificate after completing this class. This certification is required for Local 15 Payroll Stewards. This class is required by (more…)


  • March 19, 2018
    10:00 am - 2:00 pm

THE DATE FOR THIS CLASS WILL CHANGE! This class will provide an introduction to the safe operation of power tools (hand held and  stationary) commonly employed in the live entertainment industry. This course is part of the curriculum of the Local 15 Apprenticeship Program. While this class is open to all, workers who have signaled (more…)


  • April 9, 2018
    9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Enrollees will be exposed to a variety of lighting instruments. They will learn their uses and how they are cleaned, maintained and bench focused. This course is part of the curriculum of the Local 15 Apprenticeship Program. Registration for this class has not yet opened. Venue and instructor are TBD. (more…)


  • April 16, 2018
    9:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • April 17, 2018
    9:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • April 18, 2018
    9:00 am - 2:00 pm

This is a multi-day course that will cover basic woodworking and joinery and building flats, stairs and platforms. This course is part of the curriculum of the Local 15 Apprenticeship Program. Registration for this class has not yet opened. Venue and instructor are TBD. (more…)


  • April 23, 2018
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Students will be provided with an overview of rigging practices and procedures at large venues. Instruction is provided by ETCP riggers Dick Delay, Maynard Smith and John Lincoln. Registration for this class has not yet opened. This is merely a provisional date. The Trust hopes to offer this class twice this calendar year. Stay tuned (more…)


  • June 11, 2018
    9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Students will learn how to read lighting plots, cut color, hang lighting instruments that are ready for focus and troubleshooting. This course is part of the curriculum of the Local 15 Apprenticeship Program. While this class is open to all, workers who have signaled their intent to register in the Local 15 Apprenticeship program will (more…)


  • June 18, 2018
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

This course will provide an introduction to MIG welding, metal work and metal craft safety procedures. This course is part of the curriculum of the Local 15 Apprenticeship Program. While this class is open to all, workers who have signaled their intent to register in the Local 15 Apprenticeship program will get priority. Registration for (more…)


  • July 9, 2018
    8:00 am - 2:00 pm

This class will provide students with hands-on experience erecting scaffolding. This course is part of the curriculum of the Local 15 Apprenticeship Program. While this class is open to all, workers who have signaled their intent to register in the Local 15 Apprenticeship program will get priority. Registration for this class has not yet opened. (more…)