IUOE Local 49 Training & Apprenticeship Center

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


An NCCCO Written Exam has been scheduled to be held at the Local 49 union office in Mandan, North Dakota, November 20-21, 2015. The review will be held on Friday, November 20th, starting at 8:00 am and the written exam will be on Saturday, November 21st at 8:00 am.

If you would like to register for this exam, please call the Training Center at 320-384-7093.


Class Additions

  • MSHA Refresher – Virginia, MN – Saturday, July 25, 2015 – Starts at 7:00 am
  • OSHA 10 Hr – Grand Rapids, MN – Mon-Tues, August 3-4, 2015 – Noon Start on Monday / 7:00 am Start on Tuesday

Anyone interested will need to call the Training Center at 1-866-494-8634 to register for these classes.

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…