SMART Local Union #33

Toledo Training Center

Training Center

  • Classroom and lab (24,000 sq. ft.)
    • Classrooms: Main Classroom, HVAC Classroom, Welding Classroom, OSHA Classroom
    • Labs: Sheet Metal Lab, HVAC Lab, Welding Lab (AWS Test Facility).

Courses

  • Sheet Metal
  • Welding
  • Commercial Service
  • Residential Service
  • NEMI
  • OSHA 30-Hour
  • Commercial Layout
  • Residential Layout
  • Industrial Layout
  • Trade Math
  • Siding, Decking, & Rigging

Staff

Dan Kline, Training Coordinator

  • 30 Years Trade Experience
  • 24 Years as an Instructor
  • 12 Years Experience as Training Coordinator

Certifications: Test Facility Representative, Fabrication Technician, Estimator, & Supervisor & Foreman, AWPT Training Instructor.

Clint Dockery, Primary Instructor

  • 23 Years Trade Experience
  • 12 Years Experience as an Instructor

Certifications: iTi Certified Detailer, Fabrication Technician, Estimator, & Supervisor & Foreman. Kingspan Certified Installer/Fabricator KoolDuct, ICB/TABB Fire Life Safety Technician & Supervisor, AWPT Training Instructor

Specialties: Sheet Metal Layout & Fabrication, Welding, Trade Mathematics, Commercial & Residential Duct Design, HVAC Service, Industrial Design & Fabrication, Phenolic Board (KoolDuct)

Jim Domanowski, Welding Instructor

  • 46 Years Trade Experience
  • 29 Years as an Instructor

Certifications: Former Training Coordinator, CWI, American Welding Society

Specialties: Welding

Ken Armer, HVAC Service Instructor

  • 42 Years Trade Experience
  • 24 Years Experience as an Instructor

Certifications: Licensed Contractor, ACCA Residential Design Specialist

Specialties: HVAC Service, Residential & Light Commercial

Jeff King, Safety Instructor

  • 22 Years Trade Experience
  • 8 Years as an Instructor

Certifications: iTi Certified OSHA 500, Architectural, Industrial Instructor, ASME Signaling & Rigging, ICB/TABB Fire Life Safety Technician & Supervisor

Specialties: CPR/First-Aid, OSHA, Fire Life Safety, Signaling & Rigging

Rod Graffis, Welding Instructor

  • 33 Years Trade Experience
  • 12 Years as an Instructor

Specialties: Welding

Will Garcia, Instructor

  • 25 Years Trade Experience
  • 8 Years Experience as an Instructor

Certifications: ITI Instructor 101, OSHA, Hoisting & Rigging, EPA, LIFTS

Specialties: Instructor of Static Vertical (1a), Static Boom (1b), Mobile Vertical (3a), Mobile Boom (3b)

Russell Drennan, New Welding Instructor

  • 23 Years Trade Experience
  • 20+ Years Field Foreman/Shop Fabrication Leader

Certifications: OSHA, AWPT, CWI, First-Aid/CPR, Confined Space, Forklift Operator

Specialties: MIG and Stick Welding

Upcoming: ITI Instructor 101 Certification

Application Requirements

Applications are accepted at the Toledo Training Center on the fourth Tuesday of each month from 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

  • A valid driver’s license, birth certificate and high school transcripts must be submitted at the time of application.
  • $15 non-refundable application fee – cash only.

Applicants will be required to successfully complete a standardized test (independently administered), to qualify for an interview. The test is administered on a later date and the testing agency charges a $30 test fee.

NOTICE OF NONDISCRIMINATORY POLICY AS TO STUDENTS:
The SMART Local # 33 Joint Apprenticeship and Training Fund admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in the administration of its admission policies, educational policies, scholarship and loan programs, and other school administered programs.

Contact Us

27430 Crossroads Pkwy. Rossford, OH 43460

(419) 873-9964

dkline@toledo33jatc.org

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