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Plumbers and Gasfitters Local 8 Training Center offers a large variety of related training to our apprentices and journeypersons. Our apprentices will have a Kansas City, Missouri and a State of Kansas plumbing license, at least one UA welding certification, backflow tester and repairer certifications, medical gas installer certifications, orbital welding certifications, industrial rigging certification and a foreman certification when they complete our program, all at no cost to them. Journeypersons also have full access to our training center, at no cost, for recertification and continuing education.
PLUMBERS AND GASFITTERS LOCAL 8 TRAINING CENTER IS LOCATED AT:
5950 MANCHESTER TRAFFICWAY
KANSAS CITY, MO 64130
OUR PHONE NUMBER IS: 816-895-8888.
APPRENTICE CLASSES WILL BE HELD MONDAY-THURSDAY, 5 PM - 9 PM.
WELDING SHOP HOURS ARE MONDAY - FRIDAY, 7 AM - 3:30 PM
MONDAY - THURSDAY EVENINGS ARE OPEN ON A SPACE AVAILABLE BASIS DUE TO APPRENTICE TRAINING
FALL SEMESTER BEGINS ON MONDAY, October 11, 2021 for Covid vaccinated students only.
THANKSGIVING BREAK IS NOVEMBER 22 - NOVEMBER 27, 2021, CLASSES RESUME ON NOVEMBER 29, 2021
FALL SEMESTER FOR VACCINATED STUDENTS ENDS JANUARY 3, 2021
CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR'S FALL ON SATURDAY, THERE WILL BE NO CHRISTMAS BREAK IN ORDER TO MAKE UP LOST TIME
2ND SEMESTER CLASSES BEGIN JANUARY 8, 2022 FOR VACCINATED STUDENTS
2ND SEMESTER CLASSES END ON APRIL 30, 2022 FOR UNVACCINATED STUDENTS
SUMMER CLASSES BEGIN APRIL 30, 2022 AND END OCTOBER 29, 2022