As a Teamster Local 959 member, to receive training through the Alaska Teamster Employer-Service Training Trust (ATESTT), you must have worked 400 hours through an Employer who contributed to the Training Trust through a Collective Bargaining Agreement within the past 24-month period or has a firm offer of employment from a participating Employer.
The Trust is administered by a joint Board of Trustees. The Board is comprised of an equal number of Employer representatives and employee (Union) representatives.
The ATESTT employs a full-time training staff dedicated to serving the membership with access to quality; pertinent, equitable, and timely training; and up-to-date, vocationally oriented training programs.
If you have any questions about your eligibility for training or the courses offered, please contact your local ATESTT office, Anchorage (907) 278-3674 or Fairbanks (907) 479-8451 or firstname.lastname@example.org