Training and education is a crucial part of any skilled trade. All of the classes held at Local #33 are directly related to the plumbing and pipefitting industry. Not only do we train apprentices, but continue to educate our journeymen. Arthur Conan Doyle put it best when he wrote “education never ends”. Here at Local #33 training center, we believe that a highly educated, safe and professional worker is a must, and that training starts here.
Our training center is made up of both classrooms and hands on practical labs. As a member you have the opportunity to take classes in many different disciplines such as Plumbing, Pipefitting, Welding, HVAC, Refrigeration, Rigging, Blueprint Reading and Drawing, Medical Gas Installation, Backflow Prevention, OSHA, and many more. If it is related to the plumbing and pipefitting industry we have a class for it.
For over 100 years the highly skilled workers of Plumbers and Steamfitters Local #33 have provided mechanical contractors throughout Iowa with the expertise necessary to complete projects safely and efficiently. This standing workforce of 1,100 highly-skilled workers has been expertly trained through our apprenticeship program. If you’re looking for a career, you’ve found one of the most promising and lucrative possibilities for driven individuals today!