Training & Apprenticeship
UA Local 295 Plumbers & Pipefitters Joint Apprenticeship & Training Center
743 N Beach St.
Daytona Beach, FL 32114
Phone: (386) 252-7171 Ext. 3
The Plumbers and Pipefitters Local Union #295 Apprenticeship Program is a five-year Plumbing and Pipefitting residential, commercial, and industrial program. Apprentices begin with an OSHA safety course in which every passing student will receive a minimum of an OSHA 10 card. Students learn rules and regulations for the "craft" in the state of Florida. Courses include math, drawing interpretation, welding, pipefitting, layout, rigging and signaling, tubing and instruction, basic air conditioning and refrigeration as well as use and care of tools. Apprentices receive extensive classroom and on-the-job training (OJT).
A great deal of financial resources and energy are required to prepare for your career, but in a registered apprenticeship program, you are paid a progressively increased wage while you learn the occupation. The curriculum provides knowledge and skills training in all aspects of the Plumbers and Pipefitters field.
Apprentices are required to work a total of 10,000 hours of OJT and classroom hours for successful completion of the program 5-year program.
Classes are held at Daytona State College, Daytona Campus, 1200 West International Speedway Boulevard, Daytona Beach, FL 32114 and OJT is scheduled at various places of employment throughout Flagler, Volusia and Brevard Counties.