Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development Notice of Public Meetings and Hearings

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Week of May 13 - May 17, 2013

Labor & Industry Review Commission

Where: Wisconsin Public Broadcasting Center
3319 W Beltline Hwy
Madison, WI 53713
Phone: (608) 266-9850

Date: Friday, May 17, 2013
Time: 9:30 a.m.


Worker's Comp. Cases
Unemployment Insurance Cases
Equal Rights Cases
Closed sessions under Wis. Stat. § 19.85(1)(a)

Other Such Matters That May Come Before the Commission

If Any Questions Please Call Morgan Dixon at 608-266-7958

Bureau of Apprenticeship Standards

Madison Area Sheet Metal JAC

Sheet Metal Joint Apprenticeship Office
5940 Seminole Centre Court, Suite 102
Madison, WI

Date: Monday, May 13, 2013
Time: 12:30 p.m.

Tentative Agenda

  1. Call to order
  2. Roll Call
  3. Minutes of April 15, 2013
  4. Letters of Introduction
  5. Affirmative Action
    Adjourn to closed session
  6. Closed Minutes April 15, 2013
  7. Day/Night School
  8. Apprentice Issues/reviews
  9. Work Experience Cards Update
  10. Instructor Report
  11. Communications/ Correspondence/Miscellaneous Matters and Annual Reviews
    Open Session:
  12. BAS Report
  13. Technical College Report
  14. Employer Applications
  15. Old Business
    • Affirmative Action Plan
    • Continuity of Employment Policy
    • Residential Training Program
    • Adoption of State Standards
    • Fall Schedule Day School
  16. New Business
  17. Communications/correspondence and Miscellaneous Matters
  18. Adjourn Meeting

For more information contact local committee (608) 288-1414

Bureau of Apprenticeship Standards

Green Bay Area Steamfitters' JAC

Local 400 Training Center
2700 Northridge Drive
Kaukauna, WI

Date: Monday, May 13, 2013
Time: 4:30 p.m.


  1. Call to order- This meeting will be held in compliance with the Wisconsin Open meeting Law.
  2. Roll call.
  3. Approval of March 11, 2013 Minutes
  4. Reports:
    • Apprenticeship Instructor
    • WTCS Representative
    • Employee Representative
    • Employer Representative
    • BAS Representative
  5. Old Business:
  6. New Business:
  7. Affirmative Action:
    Closed Session
  8. Review Apprentice Work and School Reports
  9. Review Unpaid Related Instruction
  10. Review Employers
  11. Six Month Reviews
  12. Annual Reviews
  13. Completion Reviews
  14. One Year Probationary Reviews
  15. Review Apprentice Applicant Files
  16. Tentative Contract Interviews
  17. Correspondence
    Return to Open Session
  18. Other Business
  19. Next meeting dates
  20. Adjournment

If any questions, please call: Katie Krause at (920) 734-3148 ext. 5

Bureau of Apprenticeship Standards

Milwaukee Area Plumbing Joint Apprenticeship Meeting

Conference Room-Plumbers Local 75 Building
11175 West Parkland Ave.
Milwaukee, WI

Date: Tuesday, May 14, 2013
Time: 2:00 p.m.

Tentative Agenda

  1. Call to Order
  2. Roll Call
  3. Committee Nominations/Appointments
  4. Minutes of January 15, 2013
  5. Unfinished Business
    • H. Ahmad to report on options for apprentices on Unassigned Status past the 6th year of apprenticeship.
  6. New Business
    • Review of the apprentice-applicant minority statistics
    • Report on the State Plumbing Advisory Committee meeting.
    • Report on the UA Apprentice Contest Local Competition
    • Report on the 2013 Apprenticeship Completion Banquet Statistics
    • Informational-May 15. 2013 Placement List
    • Informational-bids on out-of-state contracts requiring documentation of D.O.L. registered apprenticeship
    • Discussion on developing a “Classroom Code of Conduct” for the Plumbers Local 75 Training Center.
    • Milwaukee Area Joint Plumbing Apprenticeship Committee standards Updates.
  7. Reports
    • Training Directors Report
    • Day School Instructor's Report
    • Affirmative Action/Outreach Report
    • BIG STEP Report
  8. Closed Session 3:05 p.m. per Wisc. Stature 1984(2)
  9. Next Meeting Dates

For more Information please call (414) 359-1318

Bureau of Apprenticeship Standards

Madison Steamfitting Joint Apprenticeship And Training Committee Meeting

Madison Area Mechanical Contractors Association
5940 Seminole Centre Court
Suite 102
Madison, WI

Date: Wednesday, May 15, 2013
Time: 1:00 p.m.

Tentative Agenda

  1. Call to Order
  2. Roll Call
  3. Reading of Minutes of Prior Meeting
  4. Affirmative Action
  5. Letters of Introduction
  6. Pool List
Closed Session: 1:05 p.m. per Wisc. Stature 1984(2)
  1. Closed Minutes of Prior Meeting
  2. Apprentice Status Report
  3. Progress and evaluation reports
  4. Apprentice program review/ Issues
  5. Communications/Correspondence and Miscellaneous Matters
  6. Adjourn Closed Session
Open Session
  1. BAS Report
  2. Technical College Report
  3. Old Business
    • Applicant Mechanical Testing
    • Apprentice Selection Procedures
  4. New Business
  5. Communications/Correspondence and Miscellaneous Matters
  6. Adjourn Meeting

For more Information please call (608) 288-1414 or 1-888-543-0601

Governor's Council On Workforce Investment

Full Council Meeting
Madison Concourse Hotel and Governor’s Club
1 West Dayton Street
Madison, WI
(608) 294-3020

Friday, May 17, 2013
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.


  1. Introduction of Council Members
  2. Introduction of Governor Walker – Secretary Newson
  3. Governor’s Vision for Wisconsin’s Workforce – Governor Walker
    • Introduction of Mary Isbister as CWI Chair
  4. Mary Isbister Addresses the Council – Chair Mary Isbister
  5. Review, Comment and Approval – Lisa Boyd
    • Wisconsin Workforce Investment Plan
  6. Overview of the Department of Workforce Development – Secretary Newson
    • Division of Employment and Training – Lisa Boyd
    • Office of Skills Development / WI Fast Forward – Scott Jansen
  7. CWI Overview
    • Role and Responsibilities of the Council – Secretary Newson / Mary Isbister
    • Council Governance and Operations – Mary Isbister
    • Ground Rules and Expectations
    • Strategic Planning Event\
    • Next Steps and Timeline
  8. Adjourn

Meeting materials will be posted on the CWI web site at http://www.wi-cwi.org/. For questions about the agenda, contact Lisa Boyd, Department of Workforce Development, Division of Employment and Training by phone at (608) 266-3485 or by email at lisa.boyd@dwd.wisconsing.gov.

If you have special needs such as an interpreter or written materials in an alternate format, contact Kristy Budde, telephone (608) 266-9199 or by email at kristy.budde@dwd.wisconsin.gov. (Text phone users may call the Wisconsin Telecommunications Relay System at 711 to request assistance.)

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