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The Apprenticeship Application process is closed until further notice.  

The Training Center is open. The mask mandate has been lifted. We are asking that people still practice social distancing while in the building. Please call Ryan Lyle at 248-585-1435 ext. 122 if you have any questions.

Michigan State Plumbing License Renewal -There is not an update required to renew the Michigan State Plumbing License this year. In order to renew your license, go to and click on License Renewal. **Deadline was April 30th, you may be required to pay a late fee.

Monthly Code Class – Next class is August 24, 2021 at 4:30 pm. Open to any member looking to have discussions about the interpretation of the Michigan Plumbing Code.  Great refresher for anyone wanting to take a state plumbing exam. Please call Paul at the Training Center at 248-585-1435 ext. 123 to register.

ASSE Backflow Tester Re-Certification exams are scheduled quarterly. Please be sure to check your expiration date, it is now required that you complete your update class prior to your expiration. For those who are eligible, please call the Training Center to register and pre-pay by check only before the deadline September 24, 2021. The next scheduled recertification class is October 26 & 27 2021.

*OPEN WELDING* - Come down and check out the upgrades to the welding shop. Summer can be a busy time, but try to set aside some time to plan for the future, and get some practice toward a welding cert. Call Chris Opalka 248-585-1435 ext.146 to reserve a booth. Looking to try something new? Ideas for a class? We’re here to help.

If your brazing or welding certs are ready to expire, call to schedule an appointment. The next 

WELDING Tests will be Saturday, September 11, 2021. You must call to schedule your welding tests at least 3 days prior to the class. The next BRAZING Cert Session will be Friday, September 10, 2021. Please note: All members must be dressed appropriately to be in the shop area. **No sessions in August**

2021 Course Hour reimbursement forms are now available at the Training Center. You must have 8 hours (approved hours credited may vary from actual hours attended) of verifiable approved classes/training from January 1 - December 31, 2021 to be eligible for the $80.00 reimbursement.

OSHA Training - OSHA 10, available as on an online class for $25 at This OSHA 10 class is not affiliated with the UA or our Training Center. OSHA 10 and 30 Hour Training is also offered online through the MUST website. Go to **Be sure to take the Construction Safety courses; not the General Industry courses.

It is each member’s individual responsibility to keep all their Certifications current.

If the person you are trying to reach at the Training Center is unavailable, please leave a message to ensure we can return your call.

We attempt to return all messages by the end of the business day.