Young Lions is a group designed to go above and beyond the call of the union. It is an activist group that will help in areas that lead to a brighter future, that "Bold Future" of tomorrow. The Young Lions will teach you leadership skills, set forth a plan to train you in the facets of organizing, servicing, and general knowledge of our Industry. We may have you assist in future campaigns, pickets, hand billing, and other tactics associated in strategy driven assignments. These will be the skills that will possible lead you to becoming a Business Representative or an Organizing Representative. It will be participation in groups like this that we hope to make a difference in the fight for Union Density.Young Lions slogan is " The leaders of tomorrow, learning to lead today"
What is a Campaign ?
1. A plan that brings pressure to bear on contractors with escalating activities on multiple fronts.
What goes on in a campaign?
a.) Picket Lines
b.) Hand Billing
c.) Light Bannering
e.) Bottom Up/Top Down Organizing
f.) ULP (Unfair Labor Practice)
Please contact us get involved, get informed, get IUPAT !!! Randy Jones (317) 435-9629
"The Leaders of Tomorrow, Learning to Lead Today"
Things you can Learn :
What can I do for my Union? What can my Union do for me?
We have training available in the FTI (Finishing Trades Institute) Journeyperson upgrade classes, safety, CAS Certification, electives, enrolling in these types of training classes you become more marketable in your industry.
WE also offer :
CSE (Common Sense Economics)
We have access to monthly organizing classes the 1st Wednesday of the month
Organizing Boot Camps
Remember : 3 things make a career
1.) Livable wages
2.) Health Insurance
Remove one of these its just a job......