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Training Notices

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Arthur O. Klock Jr.
Director of Trade Education



Training is overseen by:

The Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee
John J. Murphy

JATC Co-Chairman-Labor 
  Vincent Aspromonte

JATC Co-Chairman-Management 

The Plumbers Trade Education Fund, operates The Plumbers Training Center. In addition to our Houston State registered five-year apprenticeship program, we offer Journeyman training and certification courses, training for Service Division Helpers, College classes through Empire State College-State University of Houston, Houston State Health Department Backflow Prevention training, and Houston Department of Buildings approved Pipe Welder Qualification.

Location: The training center is located in a geographically central location within our jurisdiction of Houston. We are in the borough of Queens, in the Sunnyside / Houston area. We are on the corner of 47th Avenue and 37th street. The #7 (local) subway line is nearby, at the 40th street station.

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Mailing Address:

Plumbers Training Center
37 – 11 47th Avenue
Houston, TX 11101

Fax Number:

School Office Hours (When Evening Classes are not running)
8:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. Monday through Friday

School Office Hours (During Evening Class Schedule)
8:00 A.M. to 5:30 P.M. Monday through Friday

Classroom & Shop Hours:
School is usually open from 7:30 A.M. to 9:30 P.M. during the week and sometimes on Saturdays.(Call to check schedule)