In 1898, Local #6 earned Charter Membership within the United Association (UA) of Journeyperson and Apprentices of the Plumbing and Pipe Fitting Industry. In total, UA International represents more than 370,000 licensed professionals in the United States, Canada and Australia.
High-Caliber training forms the cornerstone of Local #6. In 1985, a state-of-the-art training facility was completed to serve our members. Recently, the facility has been updated and expanded to meet growing needs of our members.
The 22,000 sq. ft. facility includes classroom and shop areas, facilitating both coursework and hands-on training in system design, welding, advanced pipe technologies, specialized device service and blueprint reading and numerous other aspects of plumbing and pipefitting.