Labour Burden Calculation Sheets

Labour Burden Calculation sheets have been sent out to members in Hamilton, Ottawa, and Toronto. If you are a member and have not received one, or require one specific to another area, contact the AGMCA office.

New ICI Collective Agreement

New ICI Collective Agreement Partial Summary Sheet Memorandum of Settlement agreed and signed by the AGMCA and IUPAT on June 27, 2022   A new three (3) year Provincial ICI Construction Collective Agreement has been ratified by both Employers and Employees signatory to the AGMCA and IUPAT Ontario ICI Construction… Read More

Notice to all AGMCA Glazing Contractors operating under the ICI and Residential Collective Agreements

Despite our negotiation committee’s best efforts, please be advised that talks with the IUPAT have reached a stalemate. We have presented several offers that we know are in line, or in many cases exceed, the percentage increases already established by other trade settlements made to date. Under the current union… Read More

Women and Gender Diverse People in Trades & Technology

YWCA Toronto has partnered with the Finishing Trades Institute (FTI), the Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development and the International Union of Painters and Allied Trades to bring you a unique, women-focused pre-apprenticeship training program to become an Architectural Glass and Metal Technician (Glazier). Click HERE for more details!

What is The Other Pandemic?

“The Other Pandemic is a construction industry campaign initiated by OCC and the Carpenters Union. It is aimed at the alarming rate of opioid overdose deaths occurring in the construction industry workforce. Our Province is in the grips of another pandemic – the high rate of overdose deaths from tainted… Read More

Future Building 2022 Cancellation Notice

“In response to recent trends that show an alarming increase in COVID-19 infections and the uncertainty around remote learning and indoor events of this magnitude, we are extremely disappointed to notify you that Future Building 2022 has been cancelled.” Read the full notice here:  Future Building 2022 Cancellation Notice