How do you become a Pipefitter?
Some people call it alternative education. Others say tech-ed.
We call it “HIRE education” — an education that gets you HIRED. The Pipefitters Apprenticeship program is a five-year program that includes on-the-job training and classroom learning. Candidates must complete an application, pass a mathematics test and participate in a personal interview.
How’s that for fit?
If pipefitting’s for you, let’s get started!
Complete the Plumbers and Steamfitters application and show us how you’re Blue Collar cool!
A Bit Overwhelming
Never fear, you’ll start with the basics and build your skills each year.
Candidates are mentored by experienced pipefitters.
Need Something Bigger
The possibilities in pipefitting are limited only by your imagination. Local Union 486 inspires excellence and pride in its highly skilled workers who can handle any size project.