UNITED ASSOCIATION VETERANS IN PIPING PROGRAM
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NEWS AND HAPPENINGS WITH VIP

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

UA VIP Naval Station Norfolk HVAC-R Class 10 learning trade

Members of the United Association Veterans in Piping Program (UA VIP) HVAC-R Class 10 at Naval Station Norfolk are eagerly...

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Graduation Honors Members of UA VIP Camp Pendleton Welding Class 30

The UA VIP program celebrated the 30th welding class to graduate at Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton since the program began in...

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UA VIP Program Joint Base Lewis-McChord Graduates Two Classes

The United Association Veterans in Piping (UA VIP) Program recently honored the graduates who completed Joint Base Lewis-McChord...

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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 the...

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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 military...

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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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JBLM members prepare to transition from military family to union family

Members of the United Association (UA) Veterans in Piping (VIP) Program Joint Base Lewis-McChord Welding Class 17 recently began...

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UA VIP Success Story: Christopher Rogan

Army Corporal Christopher Rogan was in the first VIP Welding class held at Fort Campbell in Kentucky. He said that he had felt...

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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 want...

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