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

UA VIP participant says program is “what you make of it”

According to a member of the current Joint Base Lewis-McChord based United Association Veterans in Piping (UA VIP) program is...

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Fort Sill’s UA VIP Program graduates 7th Sprinkler Fitting Class

On November 2, the United Association Veterans in Piping Program (UA VIP) graduated fourmembers from its Fort Sill Sprinkler...

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Job security, peace of mind attracted military member to UA VIP Program

For those who apply to the United Association (UA) Veterans in Piping Program, the lure is usually the ability to know that...

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U.S. Army Infantryman sees UA VIP opportunity as ‘golden’

As an Infantryman in the U.S. Army, Jason Denison was concerned about how his skills might translate into the civilian sector.

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9 members of UA VIP Program graduate from Fort Hood Welding Class 9

The United Association Veterans in Piping Program graduated nine members from its recent Fort Hood Welding Class 9.


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UA VIP Helps Michael Cruz get into Dream Career

Growing up, Michael Cruz had always wanted to be a welder. In fact, prior to joining the service, he went to school for...

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VIP Grads Prepare for Careers Through Training at Camp Lejeune

Sixteen active-duty Marines are projected to graduate from the United Association’s (UA) Veterans in Piping (VIP) welding...

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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 Brian Kirby, A UA VIP Graduate

After serving his country for 13 years in the United States Army, Brian Kirby was ready to transition to civilian life and...

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16 Marines from Camp Pendleton Graduate the UA VIP Program

Following 18 weeks of intensive training, 16 Marines from Camp Pendleton are better prepared to enter civilian life and find...

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