New Orleans Pipe Trades Apprenticeship ProgramUA Certified Apprenticeship Training Program
New Orleans Pipe Trades Apprenticeship Program
The Plumbers and Steamfitters JATC has a training program consisting of classroom instruction (Two nights per week, two semester per year) and on the job training. Apprentices earn raises every six months through completion of courses and excelling in job performance. Upon successful completion of the five-year program, the Apprentices become Journeyman as Plumbers, Pipefitters, or HVACR Service Technicians. (All licenses and certifications are obtained prior to completion.)
Plumbing, Welding, Blueprint Interpretation, Computer, Drafting, HVACR, Electrical, Refrigeration, and Rigging are some of the technical training courses that are offered. Safety training is integrated into every course. All accepted students will be enrolled with the Louisiana Technical College System as well as Washtenaw Community College. Students that successfully complete courses will earn college credits that can be used towards a Contraction Supervision AAS and/or Journeyman Industrial AAS degree. Visit northshorecollege.edu or uauniversity.org for more details.