WEBINAR: Mental Health and Suicide Prevention for the Entertainment Industry

The Behind the Scenes Foundation has partnered with IATSE and other concerned organizations, employers and individuals to launch a mental health and suicide prevention initiative for the entertainment industry. In this hour-long workshop, attendees are provided with an overview of tools and resources for mental and emotional wellbeing that are available to individuals seeking help […]

Webinar Rebroadcast: Heat Illness Prevention for IATSE Workers

Excessive heat and sun exposure are potential hazards to IATSE workers, especially those who work outside during the summer months. Thankfully, heat illness is preventable. Join us for a conversation with Dr. Florinda Piano, Providence St. Joseph Medical Center, to discuss how to stay safe working outside this summer. Topics will include how to prevent […]

Webinar Rebroadcast: Straight Talk About Gay Pride

Learn basic facts about what LGBTQ+ means. What’s the difference between gender and sexuality? Why can pronouns be important? Why does IATSE celebrate Pride? And more! Click here to register for the webinar.

Mental Health First Aid Class

Celebrate Mental Health Awareness Month by signing up to become a certified Mental Health First Aider at: btshelp.org/mhfa!

IATSE DEI Committee Commemorates Juneteenth 2022

On Juneteenth (also known as Freedom Day) we join together to commemorate African American culture, history and achievements. To our Sisters, Brothers and Kin across the United States and Canada, as we celebrate the rich history of the descendants of the Africans from the Middle Passage, we encourage our IATSE Locals and members to take […]

Mental Health First Aid Class

Celebrate Mental Health Awareness Month by signing up to become a certified Mental Health First Aider at: btshelp.org/mhfa!

2022 Mid-Summer Meeting of the General Executive Board (GEB)

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This is to advise that the regular Mid-Summer Meeting of the General Executive Board is scheduled to be held at The Westin Seattle, 1900 5th Avenue, Seattle, Washington, 98101 at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, July 25, 2022, and will remain in session through and including Friday, July 29, 2022. All business to come before the […]

Officer Institute 1.0

The IATSE Officer Institute is a five-day, intensive certification program that will be delivered in multiple cities. The week’s courses range from Labor Law and Collective Bargaining to Union Finance, to managing day-to-day challenges and dealing with conflict. Instructors are experts in their fields and classes will provide hands-on, practical tools to be brought back to the […]