IUOE Local 49 Training & Apprenticeship Center

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Promotional Trailer Schedule

4th of July – Mandan, North Dakota Aug 7th – Local 49 Northern Picnic – Virginia/Eveleth

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2016-2017 Training Schedule to be Posted in September…

The 2016-2017 schedule will be released/posted in September of 2016.  There is no way to schedule yourself for the upcoming Training Season until the schedule is released.


The Local 49 Training & Apprenticeship Programs develop the best, most professional Operating Engineers in the industry.

Local 49 Operating EngineersAt Local 49’s Training Center we are committed to the best possible educational opportunities for members of IUOE Local 49! Whether you are sure of your educational goals, or still undecided, Local 49 Training is a great place to enhance your future career opportunities.

We are a comprehensive educational program, with our main facility located just east of Hinckley, Minnesota. All training either at the facility or at locations spread across our service area is funded entirely by contributions from our membership.

The more one of our members or apprentices visits the Training Center…