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

HVAC apprentice builds on UA VIP skills, earns praise from employer

The work of a UA VIP graduate from Naval Station Norfolk HVACR Class 8 was highlighted recently in a company publication.

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UA VIP Naval Station Norfolk HVAC-R Class 8 began on Oct. 15

The United Association Veterans in Piping Program Naval Station Norfolk began its latest HVAC-R Class on Oct. 15.

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Joint Base Lewis-McChord Starts HVACR Class 15

The United Association Veterans in Piping Program Joint Base Lewis-McChord HVAC-R Class 15 has been in session for three...

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HVACR Service Technician Career is a Family Choice

Brandon Hutton had been in the Navy for five-and-a-half years. He had just graduated from the UA VIP HVACR [heating,...

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Ten Members Graduate from Naval Station Norfolk UA VIP HVACR Class 5

The United Association Veterans in Piping Program (UA VIP) held an Open House at Naval Station Norfolk to celebrate the...
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JBLM graduate worked at U.S. Olympic Training Center

It has been a busy year for recent UA VIP graduate Kurt Watson.

Following his graduation from Joint Base Lewis-McChord HVAC-R...

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JBLM Graduates Welding Class 12 and HVAC-R Class 11

The United Association Veterans in Piping Program proudly announces the graduation of its VIP Program Joint Base Lewis-McChord...

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The ‘Who, What, Where, When, Why and How’ of the UA VIP Program

The United Association (UA) Veterans in Piping (VIP) Program is an award-winning program that offers high quality skills...

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Catching Up with Three VIP Graduates One Year Later

“I love my job!” exclaimed Willie Nazario, who has been on the job for one year working for Olson Plumbing and Heating in...

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VIP HVACR Supplying Soldiers with a Career in the Growing Sector

This past May, the United Association (UA) successfully graduated its first active-duty Army Veterans In Piping (VIP) welding...

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