Apprenticeship Opportunities

United Association Local Union 598 Plumbers and Steamfitters Apprenticeship is a five year program consisting of 2000 hours of on the job training and 250 hours of class room instruction each year for five consecutive years. Apprentices have the same curriculum for the first and second year and then move to a specialized training track to become a Steamfitter, Plumber, Pipe Welder or HVAC-R Technician. This is a demanding program that requires a deep level of commitment and perseverance. Our Earn-While-You-Learn Program is extremely rewarding with the best wages and benefits in the construction industry. Our contractor base works in 15 Eastern Washington counties, including Yakima, Moses Lake, Walla Walla, Pendleton, Hanford Reservation, Yakima Nation, Colville and Umatilla Indian Reservations.

If you would like to learn more about apprenticeship opportunities through the United Association of Plumbers and Steamfitters, please visit United Association Union of Plumbers, Fitters, Welders and HVAC Service Techs.

If you would like to learn more about Apprenticeships in Washington State, please visit Washington State Department of Labor and Industries.





Training Center

1328 N. Road 28

Pasco, WA 99301





Tel.: (509) 547-6480

Fax: (509) 545-3035