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.

Becoming an asset on the job: Aquilino Lucero's UA VIP Success Story

Aquilino Lucero said that he knew from the time he was in the fifth grade that he would serve his country. Prior to joining...

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UA VIP apprentice creates better opportunity for family by joining program

Combined, Michael Parker served for nearly 10 years in both the Army and National Guard, before he decided to leave the...

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Journeyman Alex Hall shares his success within the UA VIP Program

When it was time to transition out of the military, Alex Hall knew he wanted to return to civilian life where he could have a...

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UA VIP Success Story: Spencer Radloff

Spencer Radloff was a Staff Sergeant in the Army and was stationed at Fort Hood in Texas. He was in the Army for eight years....

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VIP Graduate Sergeant Council now 5th year apprentice

Making the transition from an active-duty military service member back to civilian life can be challenging for some members of...

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A Unique Approach to a Lifelong Career: UA VIP Success Story

Melissa Martinez grew up in a small town outside of San Diego, CA. When she graduated from high school, she knew she didn’t...

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UA VIP Fort Hood Welding Class 12 provides ‘Nothing but good’

Participants in the United Association Veterans in Piping Program Fort Hood Welding Class 12 have nothing but good things to...

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Changing Careers Later In Life: A UA VIP Success Story

At 37 years old, Antoine Basden considers himself blessed to be a third-year pipefitter/welder apprentice with Local 286 in...

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UA VIP Success Story: Melissa Martinez

Melissa Martinez grew up in a small town outside of San Diego, CA. When she graduted from high school, she knew she didn’t...

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UA VIP Fort Hood Welding Class 10 graduates 14 participants

Fourteen members of the United Association Veterans in Piping Program (UA VIP) Fort Hood Welding Class 10 graduated from the...

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