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The United Association (UA) Veterans in Piping (VIP) Program is recognized by the Department of Defense (DoD) and Department of Labor (DOL) as the gold standard career skills program for transitioning active duty military service members.

There are currently nine programs operating at seven locations nationwide serving all branches of the military. Service members stationed at neighboring installations are highly encouraged to apply for the UA VIP program nearest them. 

Camp Pendleton

CALIFORNIA

weldingWelding: This is an accelerated welder training program for active-duty transitioning service members. The program is 18 weeks in duration, classes meet Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Read more. 

Joint Base Lewis-McChord

WASHINGTON

weldingHVAC-RWelding and HVACR: There are accelerated welding and accelerated heating, ventilation, and air-conditioning (HVAC) training programs offered to active-duty transitioning service members. Both programs are 18 weeks in duration meeting Monday through Thursday from 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Read more. 

Fort Carson

COLORADO

weldingWelding: This is an accelerated welder training program for active-duty transitioning service members. The program is 18 weeks in duration, classes meet Monday through Thursday from 6:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  Read more. 

Fort Hood

TEXAS

weldingWelding: This is an accelerated welder training program for active-duty transitioning service members.  The program is 18 weeks in duration, classes meet Tuesday through Friday from 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Read more. 

Camp Lejeune

NORTH CAROLINA

weldingWelding: This is an accelerated welder training program for active-duty transitioning service members. The program is 18 weeks in duration, classes meet Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.  Read more.

Fort Campbell

KENTUCKY

weldingsprinklerWelding and Fire Sprinkler Fitter: There are accelerated welding training and fire sprinkler fitter programs offered for active-duty transitioning service members. The programs are 18 weeks in duration, classes meet Monday through Thursday from 7:00am to 5:30pm.  Read more. 

Naval Station Norfolk

VIRGINIA

HVAC-RHVACR: This is an accelerated Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration training program for active-duty transitioning service members. The program is 18 weeks in duration, classes meet Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.  Read more. 

 

2018-06-13

VIP Program Locations