Plumbers, Pipefitters & HVAC/R Service Technicians

JOINT APPRENTICESHIP TRAINING CENTER
Mechanical Contractors Association of Central Ohio


#1 TRAINING CENTER IN OHIO

Joint Apprenticeship Training Center for Plumbers, Pipefitters and HVAC/R Technicians

Building Trades Apprentice Applications:  

  • To apply pick up an application in person with a photo ID on the 1st Tuesday of every month between 10:00 a.m. and 5:oo p.m.
  • You will be given two weeks to return the application with the following items:  1.  Copy of high school diploma, GED, or a letter from your high school stating you are on track to graduate in June of the application year.  2.  Copy of high school grade transcript or GED Scores.                      3.  Application fee – $60.00 cashier’s check or money order.  4.  DD-214, if applicable.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age by June 15th of the application year.
  • All applicants must live in one of the following counties in our jurisdiction: Delaware, Fairfield, Franklin, Hocking, Licking, Madison, Marion, Perry, Pickaway, Ross, or Union County.
  • All applicants must have and maintain throughout their apprenticeship reliable transportation.
  • All applicants must be legally eligible to work in the United States and documentation showing such must be provided upon acceptance into the program.
  • Applicants who are called from the applicant list for employment will be required to take a drug screening test.
  • All applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, or age.

Updates will be posted accordingly.

CENTRAL OHIO PIPING INDUSTRY TRAINING CENTER

The UA Local 189 Joint Apprenticeship Training Program (JATC) offers the next generation of pipe-fitters, welders, plumbing installers and other skilled trade workers the opportunity to learn from the best in the industry, while also earning living. Since the 1950s, we have provided continuing education courses to local apprentices who have gone on to become masterclass journeymen. Are you ready to become a JATC apprentice? Take a look at our Apprenticeship Requirements and fill out your application today!

JATC for Plumbers, Pipefitters and HVAC/R Technicians have a long standing history.

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Our Mission Statement & Training Philosophy

The mission of the Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee Educational Trust Fund is to equip members of Local 189 with educational resources for developing the skills of their Apprentices and Journeyworkers. By thus facilitating the training needs of the membership, we maximize their employability and prepare them for changes in the industry. We are committed to making training opportunities available, allowing members to acquire new skills and remain competitive in the industry regardless of geography. In this way, we are determined to meet the needs of the piping industry and enhance employment opportunities for our members, while remaining fiscally responsible to the beneficiaries of the fund.

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Building Trades Apprenticeship Applications

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Bad Weather Notification Procedure

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New Website & Information

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Have additional questions about our individual programs, certification options or just about the UA 189 Joint Apprenticeship Training Program in general? Contact us today!