Welcome to MN/ND Bricklayers & Allied Craftworkers Training Center 

Brick, PCC, Tile and Terrazzo workers are trained here at The BAC.



The BAC Training Center is pleased to announce an employment opportunity for a Masonry/Brick instructor position at our New Hope location. This would be a full-time salaried position from August 15th through May 31st annually. Requirements for this position would be current Journey-worker status and a current resume. Resumes must be received no later than the end of the business day on July 31st, interviews will be scheduled for early August with a tentative start date of Monday, August 19th. Please contact David Malone at 218-639-4011 or email your resume to dmalone@bactraining.org


July 12th, 2019 was completion day for our PRE JOB APPRENTICES for completing 6 weeks of training! Now they are prepared to be Apprentices and start a very bright future in Trade Labor Industry! Local 1 MN-ND

Congratulations to all of our Pre Apprentice’s who are now advancing to Apprentice’s – Jose Avalos -Reyes, Timothy Cerjance, Jamie Fry, Bradin Hammon, Jacob Harrington, Xavier Herron, James Idoko, Matthew Martin, Daniel McConnell, Aaron Messerer, Abukar Mohamud, Nicholas Musech, Sonny Ozuna, Romondo Papsodora, John Stewart, Ryan Stolarczyk, Dayton Thesing, Andrew Walter, Chris Washington, Kristian Weeks, Micah Williams 

This career readiness program is wholly funded through the Minnesota Department of Labor by a $89,900 grant from the U.S. Department of Labor.


Apprentice’s from Greater MN and ND Metro Came to Compete for Best Craftworker in the Two States on Saturday May 11th ALL Union Members and Their Families Came and Showed Their Support! All the Apprentice’s did a Fantastic Job and our 2019 Apprentice Contest was a Huge Success! We want to say THANK YOU to everyone who was involved.

From Left to Right – David Malone – Greater MN Coordinator,
1st Place Winners – 3rd Year Brick Matt Hopkins Jr., 2nd Year Brick John Risch, 1st Year Brick Thomas Stroup, 2nd Place Winners – 3rd Year Brick James Thell, 2nd Year Brick Brohdy Avery, 1st Year Brick Ryan Flores, 3rd Place Winners – 3rd Year Brick Aaron Eiynck, 2nd Year Brick Jacob Freitag, 1st Year Brick Caleb Jones, John Slama – Metro Masonry Coordinator


From Left to Right – Todd Quale 3rd Place Tile Layer – Alen Jusufovic 2nd Place Tile Layer – Corey Burns Judge – Michael Chirollo Judge – Greg Haggen Judge – Jayson Moore Tile/Terrazzo Coordinator – Eric Anderson 5th Place (backrow) Tile Layer – Nick Barrato 4th Place Tile Layer – Tom Brady Contest Helper – Micah Aronson 1st Place Tile Layer


Thank you to our Sponsors –

ESCH – Hollenback and Nelson – Custom Building Products – Northland Concrete & Masonry Company, LLC – Twin City Tile & Marble Co. – Carpet Cushions & Supplies – Safe-Fast – CD Tile & Stone – Magid Glove and Safety – Gunlach – Rubi – County Block – Advanced Specialties – ARDEX – Laticrete – ACME Tools – Weise Masonry, Inc. – Benfer Equipment & Supply Inc. – Schluter Systems – Noble Company – Grazzini – MAPEI – JE Dunn – AMCON – BON Tools – Axel Ohman – Metabo – MCMCA – Fair Contracting Foundation – Building Trades – Scaffold Services