Dear members,

The Nova Scotia Apprenticeship Agency Board is inviting applications for one employer and one employee member to represent Nova Scotia on an Atlantic Trade Advisory Committee (ATAC) for the following three trades:

  • Auto Body and Collision Technician
  • Powerline Technician
  • Refrigeration & Air Conditioning Mechanic

ATACs consist of one employer and one employee representative and a Technical Training Instructor from each Atlantic Province.  We have attached the information sheets for these trades, as well as the Expression of Interest (EOI) form. If you are interested in applying to be part of the ATAC, please complete the EOI form. The application deadline is April 22, 2020. Please click HERE for more information.

Please click HERE for the application form.

Dear members,

Please click HERE to view an update from International Vice President, Tom Reid pertaining to the Canada Emergency Response Benefit.

Thank you for your flexibility and professionalism during this difficult time.

Dear members,

Please click HERE to review a letter which was sent out to all members on March 2, 2020. In Accordance with Article III, Sec. 5 [b] and Sec. 6 of the Local Union Bylaws, nominations will be received for the following offices whose term of office shall be four years:

  • President / Delegate to the I.C. 
  • Vice President
  • Recording Secretary
  • Treasurer
  • Business Manager / Financial Secretary / Delegate to the I.C. 
  • Unit Chairs / Vice Unit Chair / Unit Recorder

Take care of each other and be safe. We are in this together. 
In Solidarity,

Jim Sponagle
Business Manager /
Financial Secretary
IBEW 1928

Good afternoon Brothers and Sisters,

We are committed to the health and safety of our membership. On March 22, a province wide state of emergency was declared by the government of Nova Scotia. This morning we have signed an emergency Letter of Agreement between IBEW Local 1928 and Nova Scotia Power Inc in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. 

  • Please click HERE to view the LOA regarding Shift Hours
  • Please click HERE to view the LOA regarding Vacation.

As we collectively navigate these challenging circumstances, IBEW Local 1928 members have continued to provide essential services to Nova Scotians.  Please know that your hard work has not gone unnoticed.  During these uncertain times, I see you that you're showing up to work every day, practicing social distancing and taking care of one another and I thank you.


Jim Sponagle
Business Manager /
Financial Secretary
IBEW Local 1928



Please read below for an update from Benefit Plan Administrators Ltd. 






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