EDUCATION

NCCER Craft Training Available

MSTI, the educational affiliate of ABC Texas Gulf Coast, is an NCCER Accredited Training Sponsor.  

MSTI offers ABC Member Employees NCCER Craft Training  in partnership with our 40+ year partner Brazosport College at discounted rates. This proven training model allows employees of ABC Member Companies to gain on-the-job experience while training in their craft.  This reduces the time required to work at journey level. Craft areas include:

 • Automotive Mechanic
• Construction Management
• Electrical
• Engineering Graphics & Design
• HVAC
• Instrumentation
• Machine Tools 
• Millwright
• Pipefitting 
• Safety Health & Environmental Mgmt. 
• Welding

 See the printable 2019 MSTI Craft Training Catalog for courses held at Brazosport College, or click the Course Description below for additional information on classes held at MSTI. 

MSTI Classes

Course Description Day(s)  Time(s)  Frequency  Contact #
Basic, Intermediate & Advanced Rigger Classes  2 - 3 Days  7 am - 4 pm Monthly 979-824-7369
 Basic, Intermediate & Advanced Rigger
Refresher Training
9 hours   Monthly 979-824-7369
Construction Site Safety Technician  M/W  6 pm - 9 pm Year Round 979-824-7370
Electrical Continuing Education Class  3rd Th/Month  5 pm - 9 pm Year Round 979-824-7370
ICTP Training & Certification 2 Days  8 am - 4 pm As Requested 979-824-7365
 OSHA Training Through UTA     Year Round  
Project Management M/W or T/TH 6 pm - 9 pm  Year Round 979-824-7370
Project Supervision M/W or T/TH 6 pm - 9 pm  Year Round 979-824-7370

 

MSTI is committed to workforce development and offers scholarships each year to area high schools. This scholarship is provided through Brazosport College  our 40+ year partner, for students wishing to study crafts or other construction related fields.

 

 

 

 

Merit Shop Training, Inc. (MSTI) is the educational affiliate of ABC Texas Gulf Coast Chapter.   MSTIs mission is to provide training to yield a highly skilled workforce for local industry and contractor members. 

MSTI is an NCCER Accredited Training Sponsor, Accredited Assessment Center and Endorsed Site for Crane, Rigging, and Signal Person. 

Craft and Pipeline Assessments may be scheduled by calling 979-824-7370.  NCCER Books are available for study in our Study Hall at $10/hour.  
 

MSTI is also a Host-Training Organization with The University of Texas at Arlington delivering OSHA Training at our Freeport facility.  Contact us today to find out more about a training program customized to your needs, delivered at your site or ours, in a variety of construction crafts, pipeline, construction management and safety.  
NOTE:  MSTI is not an OSHA Training Institute Education Center, but serves as a Host-Training Organization for the University of Texas at Arlington OSHA Training Institute Education Center.