#12 8th Street - 6th Floor PITTSBURGH, PA 15222 PHONE: 412.391.1712 FAX: 412.391.1760
laborers’ district council of western pennsylvania
Getting Started

* Registration for courses must be made by calling the Training Center


* You must be an active member in one of the Locals within the LDCOWPA


* Courses are offered on a first come/first serve basis


* If a class is filled, your name will be put on the waiting list until the class is offered again


* All courses start run 7:00 am - 3:30 pm


* All courses are subject to change at Training Center’s Discretion


* Courses in Red are CLOSED

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About Our Training Center
The Laborers - AGC Training Center is a top quality facility with capabilities for training laborers in all the current skills that give our contractors a competitive edge. The training staff is qualified to deliver the latest in technological skills to every apprentice and journeyman. Currently, there are 34 courses offered covering such topics as: concrete, absestos, scaffolding, blueprint reading, and first aid. All current and potential union members are strongly encouraged to utilize this valuable resource to better prepare themselves for future employment.


FUTURE ROAD BUILDERS - “Building highways and maintaining infrastructure is one of many things a Laborer can do. Want to know if this exciting and challenging career path is a good fit for you? Find out by visiting: www.futureroadbuilders.com. You can take part in a free, 1-1/2 hour online virtual project, where you will obtain industry awareness, a sampling of test questions, and a certificate upon completion of the program. Or, maybe you want to test your skills playing a simulation for traffic control or rod tying on the internet, or by downloading the apps to your smartphone. This fun, informative, and interactive website provides lots of tools and valuable resources to assist you in readying yourself to apply for a rewarding career as a Laborer! Try it out today!”


Training Director: Marc Ferrari

Assistant Administrator: Sean McManus

Apprenticeship Coordinator: Mike Laquatra

Instructors: Lee Kontis Jr., Stan Plutnicki,
Jason McDonald, and Joseph Scolieri


Western PA Laborers' Education & Training


317 Deer Creek Rd
Saxonburg, PA 16056

Phone: 1-800-442-8868

Our Training Center