OPCMIA – Local 534 Hot Work Safety Program


The BTEA and the Operative Plasterers and Cement Masons International Association (OPCMIA) have collaborated to provide the Boston Hot Work Safety Program for the members of Local 534.

All Local 534 members must have a “Hot Works Training” Certification prior to January 17, 2017 to work on construction projects in the City of Boston. Local 534 will be offering “Hot Works Training” Seminars on the following dates with Instructor:

  • Saturday, December 17, 2016:      8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Michael Burns
  • Tuesday, December 20, 2016:       4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.  – Michael Burns
  • Wednesday, December 21, 2016:  4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.  – Michael Burns
  • Tuesday, January 3, 2017:            4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.  – Barry Ryan

The above Trainings are Mandatory for all members or they will not be allowed to work on construction sites in the City of Boston

Download and fill out this attached form and return it to Local 534 by December 15, 2016 to insure a seat in the class.

BTEA Sponsors Braintree Super Saturday Golf Tournament


Recently, the BTEA was proud to help sponsor an event to benefit Braintree’s Super Saturday program.   Super Saturdays is a social recreational program for students in Braintree, ages 8 and older who are serviced by the special education department.


The BTEA was one of many sponsors who donated time, gifts or money for such a worthy cause.  Please consider doing your part at their website located here: Super Saturdays