UNITED ASSOCIATION VETERANS IN PIPING PROGRAM
Union Plumbers, Fitters, Welders and Service Technicians

FORT HOOD • WELDING

APPLY YOUR MILITARY TRAINING TO A REWARDING CAREER

YOU WERE TRAINED TO PROTECT OUR COUNTRY.

WE WILL TRAIN YOU TO BUILD IT.

Through the UA Veterans in Piping (VIP) Program, you can apply your military training into a rewarding career in the pipe trades.

Your military career may be coming to an end, but the countless skills and experiences you have acquired throughout your service can benefit you for the rest of your life. Let us help you put your skills and experiences to the test when you enter into the highly in-demand piping industry, which is full of career opportunities and can provide a stable future for you and your family.

Benefits of the UA VIP Program:

  • Free Career Skills Training
  • Industry-Recognized Certifications
  • Direct Entry into UA Apprenticeship
  • Guaranteed Job Placement
  • Lifelong Career Opportunities 

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Welding: This is an accelerated welder training program for active-duty transitioning service members.  The program is 18 weeks in duration, classes meet Tuesday through Friday from 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

 

Learn first hand from our UA VIP Fort Hood Graduates:

Check Out VIP Graduate Success Stories

Submit your contact information today to learn more about our Fort Hood Welding program!

Welding Class 18 begins on November 16, 2020. 
Welding Class 19 begins on April 13, 2021.
Welding Class 20 begins on August 31, 2021.


UA VIP is committed to the safety and well-being of our students and instructors. Once classes resume, the first four weeks of instruction will occur online. 


Students are selected to participate in this program through an interview process.  Contact your Career Skills Program for additional details.  

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