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

NEWS AND HAPPENINGS WITH VIP

Take a look at some of the newsworthy items for the VIP program.

UA VIP graduate returns years later as instructor at Fort Carson

Army Sgt. 1st Class Jose Ballejo is a picture of the success possible in the United Association Veterans in Piping (UA VIP)...

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UA VIP students take safety class to complement welding training

Students in Camp Pendleton’s Welding Class 38 learned how to make the workplace safer through a safety training session, provided...

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Fort Hood welding students face easier transition thanks to UA VIP

Transitioning out of the military can be a challenge. After years of military service, veterans arefaced with the daunting task...

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New career opportunity begins for VIP Camp Pendleton welding students

For U.S. Marine Cpl. Juan Alvarez, it was the opportunity to be trained in a career without having to use his G.I. Bill that made...

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UA VIP students learn sprinkler fitting skills, which can save lives

The students in Fort Campbell Sprinkler Fitter Class 9 are learning skills that will save lives.

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UA VIP Fort Hood Class 21 graduates will soon begin welding careers

Thanks to the United Association Veterans in Piping (UA VIP) program, the graduates of FortHood Welding Class 21 stand on the...

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UA VIP Camp Pendleton Welding Class 37 grads excited for new careers

U.S. Marine Cpl. John Gourde joined the United Association Veterans in Piping (UA VIP) program to become the best welder he could...

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Marine Sgt. builds strong bonds in the pipe trades thanks to UA VIP

For U.S. Marine Sgt. Philip Clifton, II, the transition between the military and civilian life through a career in the pipe...

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UA VIP Fort Carson welding class begins training for civilian careers

It’s a new day for the students in United Association Veterans in Piping (UA VIP) Fort CarsonWelding Class 23.

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UA VIP provides Army Sergeant with seamless career transition

For Army Sergeant First Class James Brown, the transition from the military into civilian life was seamless and relatively...

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