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United Association of Journeymen and Apprentices of the Plumbing and Pipe Fitting Industry of the United States and Canada or "UA" as it is commonly known is a multi-craft union whose members are engaged in the fabrication, installation and servicing of piping systems.

There are approximately 326,000 highly-skilled United Association members who belong to over 300 individual local unions across North America.

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News & Events

  JATC Mandatory Apprentice Meeting Rescheduled

Where: 195 Dartnall Road, Hamilton, ON | When: Mar. 2, 2016 @ 7:00 PM

Please note that the January 27th JATC Mandatory Apprentice Meetings has been rescheduled. It will take place on Wednesday, March 2, 2016, at 7:00 pm. It will be held at the U...

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  New Travel Opportunities

Check out the Member's Local News section for up-to-date travel opportunities....

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  National Apprenticeship Survey

*** Attention Apprentices *** UA Canada has requested that we ask all Apprentices to participate in the National Apprenticeship Survey. In the past, your input helped to create in...

  Innovative trades academy gives leg up to aboriginal youth

Canada’s aboriginal population is the youngest and fastest growing in the country, a “made-in-Canada” solution to skills gaps. By: Sara Mojtehedzadeh Work and ...

  STOP BILL C-377!

We need your help — TODAY.The government is trying to take away the rights of unions to speak up for the working people of Canada. Bill C-377 is an attack on the democratic a...

  Canada is Stronger with the Energy East Pipeline

We are approaching an important time in our efforts to build the Energy East Pipeline.Therefore, we are mobilizing as an organization to defend our work, our industry, our partners...