Training Courses

The United Association Local 71 Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee is pleased to offer to the membership, the following training curriculum.

The fall courses are scheduled to begin in September with winter courses will starting in January. You will be advised of individual start dates as they become available. Notification of additional programs will be sent through Local 71 emails and at Union meetings.

The J.A.T.C. is proud of the variety of classes that we offer to the membership and will continue to keep pace with the new technology available to our industry. With your continued commitment to training, Local 71 members will stay the best-trained workforce, in our industry and help set the U.A.’s high standards for the future.

List of courses

  • Plumbing Code
  • Introduction to Welding
  • Introduction to Plumbing
  • Trade Math
  • Oxy/Fuel Cutting
  • Plumbing Shop
  • Safe Hoisting and Rigging
  • UA Nausc Canadian Rigging Certification
  • UA Nausc Medical Gas Certification
  • Oil Pipe Fitter Certification
  • Confined Space Awareness
  • Working at Heights
  • Powered Elevating Work Platforms
  • Open Fridays for Welders (Practical)
  • Construction Organizing Membership Education Training (COMET)
  • Hydronic
  • Advanced Trade Math
  • Blue Print Reading
  • Advanced Welding/CWB
  • Welding Theory
  • Methods of working with a Welder
  • UA Nausc Shop Stewart Certification
  • UA Nausc Foreman Certification
  • Gas Pipe Fitter Certification
  • Backflow Prevention Certification
  • New Globally Harmonized WHMIS
  • Working at Heights (Refresher)
  • Rough Terrain Forklift