Union Plumbers, Fitters, Welders and Service Technicians


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

Veterans in Piping Program Expands To Ft. Carson, Colorado

Unemployment among men and women exiting the military remains unacceptably high, and with recently announced draw downs in active...

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New Training Program At Ft. Hood Paves Way For Transitioning Military

On March 10, 2014, the first active-duty soldiers accepted into a new program will start their training at the U.S. Army’s Ft....

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UA VIP Training Our Heroes for Quality Careers in the Industry

By Mike Hazard, UA Training Specialist

The men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces provide an invaluable service to the U.S. and...

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The UA's Latest VIP Graduation—Accelerating an HVACR Career

Jamison Atchley, one of the most recent graduates from the United Association’s (UA) Veterans in Piping (VIP) HVACR (Heating,...

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A Look At The JBLM Veterans In Piping Welding Program

The first Veterans In Piping (VIP) Accelerated Welding Training program for Joint Base Lewis-McChord (JBLM) commenced on January...

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The UA Expands its VIP Program to Include Joint Base Lewis-McChord

The officers of the United Association (UA) and the UA Training Department are pleased to announce the addition of Army Joint...

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UA President Receives MOAA Award for VIP Program

William P. Hite, General President of the United Association of Plumbers, Fitters, Welders and HVAC Service Techs, proudly...

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