ABC is looking for members to help judge the 2014 National Craft Championships, May 1 in Birmingham, Ala. Members with demonstrated expertise in a craft who are interested in participating should submit a judge’s form to krauer@abc.org  by April 11, indicating one of the craft competitions they would like to judge.
 
Judges must be onsite during the hands-on practical performance test Thursday, May 1, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. They are also invited to the Careers in Construction Awards ceremony on the morning of Friday, May 2. The National Craft Championships, held April 29-May 2, at the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex, brings craft trainees and apprentices from across the country together to demonstrate their superior skills, training and safe work practices, and to compete for top honors in their chosen craft. In addition, meet the 2014 competitors here.

ABC members can select a competition which they want to judge from the following list of crafts:
  • Electrical: Commercial-Industrial
  • Electrical: Residential-Commercial
  • Fire Sprinkler
  • HVAC
  • Instrumentation Fitting
  • Insulation
  • Millwright/Industrial Maintenance Mechanic
  • Pipefitting
  • Plumbing
  • Welding-Pipe
  • Welding-Structural
Please contact Kirsten Krauer at 202-595-1864 or krauer@abc.org for additional information.