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Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers Local 1
of Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC.
Representing the most highly skilled trowel trade craftworkers
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Membership Spotlights

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Contractor Development and Training

Calendar

Click here to view an up-to-date calendar of training classes and events.

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Watch these videos to see our talented apprentices and learn more about the JATC. 

Health & Safety

Each apprentice takes required courses in health and safety training in order to complete their apprenticeship.

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Recent News

Announcements

On Thursday, July 28th, IUBAC will host a webinar focusing on the very important issue of …

Brothers and Sisters, On Thursday, May 26, at 7:00PM EST, BAC will host a webinar focusing …

Welding Certification Maintenance

It is up to you to make sure all your certifications are valid and regularly renewed. …

En Español To all Participants of:the Bricklayers Local 1 Health & Welfare Fund,the Bricklayers and Allied …

Social Feeds

Happy August, Brothers and Sisters!

Brother Martin A. Schmitt II reached 25 years of service this month!

Brother Dennis A. Hungerford also reached 50 years of service!

Congratulations and thank you for your dedication as craftsmen. #TrowelBlazers

Good afternoon, Brothers and Sisters!

Just a reminder that our next Baltimore Chapter Meeting is next week!

Thursday July 21st, 2022 @ 5:00pm.

In person is allowed!

Any questions, please call 240-695-9463

Happy Independence Day!

As we celebrate this weekend, let us not forget the sacrifices others have made to keep our freedom alive!

Interested in freshening up on our Declaration of Independence? Check it out here:
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Happy July!

Brothers Alan Baker and Jose Rodriguez reached 25 years of service!

Brothers Floyd Bigley Jr, Guiuseppe Degennaro, Larry Metallo, and Eugene Schwanebeck all reached 50 years of service!

Congratulations and thank you for your dedication as craftsmen. #TrowelBlazers

Good afternoon, Brothers and Sisters!

Our DC Chapter Meeting has been rescheduled.

Please join us Wednesday, July 13th, 2022 @ 5:00pm.
In person is allowed!

Any questions, please call 240-695-9463

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Video

Extracting Mortar Joints
How To:
Extract Mortar Joints
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In one of the few training videos with a specific trade focus, this lesson shows viewers the proper way to extract mortar joints when restoring a build. Even if they aren’t in the PCC trade, viewers can learn a thing or two about properly maintaining their structures.

Seven Course Block Lead
How To: Build a Seven Course Block Lead
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Our Apprenticeship Training Program shares a step-by-step tutorial on how to build a seven course block lead.

Stone Repair
JATC Stone Repair Preview
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Instructor Matthew Redabaugh demonstrates how to repair stone masonry in the field. To learn more about repairing marble, visit the JATC webpage at https://baclocal.orgtraining/ to become an apprentice!

How to use zoom
How to Use and Download Zoom
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Follow these easy steps to learn how to join your BAC Local 1 chapter meeting with Zoom. The second half of the video will walk you through the steps of downloading Zoom on your computer or on your phone.

Baltimore Office Update
BAC 1 New Baltimore Office
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Take a tour of BAC 1 MVD's new Baltimore office. Explore the restaurant-turned-office space as we begin construction on this great new location. Like and subscribe so you don't miss the "after" video!

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About Us

The International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers has been representing workers in the trowel trades since October 17, 1865. Our Local supports those skilled craftworkers in the Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, D.C. areas. To learn more about our history and our mission, please visit the About page. To meet our amazing team, click on any of their photos below.

President

Brick Field Representative

Office Manager

Secretary Treasurer

Stone, Marble & PCC
Field Representative