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The ASSIST Program will not be utilized for Ad Hoc vacation bidding this year.

2016 Election Notice: Candidacy eligibility requirements have changed

BU 18 members who plan to run for office in 2016 need to know that the eligibility requirements for candidacy have changed. In order to be eligible for office, you must not only be a BU 18 member in good standing, but you must also have completed steward training on or before January 1, 2016. Download flier.

CAPT is seeking your input

What are your thoughts?

On salary, benefit and workplace improvements? Less overtime? Increased safety programs?

It’s time again for you to tell your coworkers at the bargaining table what you think needs to be in the new contract.

Contract negotiations will kick off in late spring, but in order for our team to prepare, we need to know what’s important to you now.

Surveys are in the mail and should be at your door any day.  If you don’t receive a survey, that probably means we don’t have a current address for you on file. So, if you don’t receive a survey by November 10, please contact CAPT Headquarters at (800) 677-2278 to update your information and get a survey. Dowload flier.

Avoid unnecessary delays in your license issuance or renewal

The Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians is scheduled to transition to the new BreEZe online licensing and enforcement system in January 2016.

The transition to the new system will require a temporary shutdown of all licensing processes for several business days, and could result in delays in processing initial license applications, license renewals, and changes such as name changes or changes of address.

To help make the transition run smoothly, please refer to the following guidelines for upcoming PT license applications and renewals. Download flier.

Walk to Fight Suicide

CAPT will take part in the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention “Out of Darkness” Community Walk in Kern County this Oct. 24. Join thousands of people in this nationwide event, benefiting the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Download flier.