2019
Indiana State Pipe Trades
Apprenticeship Contest
March 20 - 21 at Local 172 in South Bend, IN.
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APPRENTICESHIP

A combination of classroom along with on-the-job training.  On the job training takes place by working side by side with a skilled journeyman.

NOTICE OF NON-DISCRIMINATION 

UNDER SECTION 504/TITLE 

The policy of the Plumbers & Steamfitters Local 157 Apprenticeship & Training is that there will be no discrimination made on the basis of race, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or handicap in the educational services or activities which it supports.

Ryan Bildilli  -  FITTER 
      Brad Fouts  -  PLUMBER
Jacob Keller  -  HVAC     
Brady Ramsey  -  WELDER    

UPCOMING EVENTS

 

Illinois Licensed Plumbers are needed!

Due to the expected need for Illinois Licensed Plumbers; we would like to see if there would be any interest in a class to obtain an Illinois Plumber License. 

 

Details for the class will be determined as interest is received.  Depending on the interest; classes may be held at the Terre Haute Training Center and the Danville Training Center.

 

 

If you are interested:

Click on the 

Certification Classes

button above.

Dec 5

Dec 12

Dec 19

Salvation Army

Bell Ringers Needed!

Go to the link below to register to Ring for Plumbers & Steamfitters Local 157

Group Code:  Local 157

www.registertoring.com

 

Jan 11

Jan 18

Jan 25

Feb 1

Feb 8

Instrumentation

Level ll

Certification Class

Saturdays at the

Terre Haute Training Center

8:00am to 4:30pm  EST

To rgister:

Click on the

Certification Classes

button above.

Feb 26

thru

March 19

in T.H.

and

LAF

. . . . .

Feb 24

thru

March 17

in

DAN

Signal Person Class

Terre Haute

Wednesday & Thursday nights 

Start Time 6:30 pm EST

Lafayette

Wednesday & Thursday nights

Start Time 5:00 pm EST

Danville

Monday & Tuesday nights

Start Time 5:00 pm CST

TEST DATE

March 21, 2020

Terre Haute Training Center

starting at 8:00 am EST

To Register:

Click on the

Certification Classes

button above.

TRAINING CENTER NEWS

Application Process

for the

2020 -2021

Apprentice Class

is open 

Click on the

"Application Info" above for information. 

TWIC  Card

Transportation Worker Identification Credential

Upcoming jobs will require you to have the TWIC card.   Please obtain your card as soon as possible.

Bring your card to the Training Center so that it can be entered into your SKILLS 

AWS CWI Nine-Year Recertification

click below to see article from the International Training Fund

HVAC & JO

Upgrade Classes 

Lafayette Training Center

5:00 to 8:30 PM EST

Apprentice Monthly Evaluation Forms & Work Progress Forms for the month of

November 2019   

are due

These forms must be turned in monthly.  If you did not work, you still need to turn them in noting that you did not work.  

Monthly Evaluation and Work Progress forms are available in your classrooms, at the Training Center or can be printed form this website.

Industrial Rigging

RE-certification

At T.H. & LAF Training Centers

Refresher Class

Saturday: March 28

8:00am - 4:00 pm EST

Computer Test

Saturday: April 4

Starting time is at 8:00 am EST

To Register:

Click on the

Certification Classes

button above.

The United Association (UA) Accelerated Welder Training Program 

Location:  Local 157 Training Center

Contact:    Shane Alumbaugh    at                812-877-1736  or    by email.

                

 

March 28

and

April 4

Dec 23

thru

Jan 1

Christmas

and

New Years

No Classes

WELD TEST DATES

All weld tests for certification take place on the dates listed below at the Terre Haute Weld Shop at 8:00 am EST.  Please register with the Welding Coordinator, Jeff Ehrlich no later than the Wednesday before the test date.  This can be done on this website through the "email Jeff Ehrlich button" on the contact page.

December 21, 2019

January 18, 2020

February 15, 2020

The Weld Shop is open from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm Monday thru Friday.

     Book Fees 

These Fees can be paid with a credit or debit card by calling the Training Center (812-877-1736) during business hours (8:00 am to 4:30 pm EST).  Or, make your payment payable to Local 157 Training Center and mail to 8707 E. Milner Avenue Terre Haute, IN.  47803.  Please call the Training Center if you have any questions.

There have been many rumors about the rules for completion of Apprenticeship. The new Apprenticeship Standards have been adopted and approved by the D.O.L. In these Standards the following policy is located, which is designed to aid with the On-The-Hours requirements.  Please click the link to view the policy.

Plumbers and Steamfitters Local Union 157