Applications for the Pipefitter Apprentice Program can be picked up at the Training Center on the first Monday of each month from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM. If the first Monday is a holiday, applications can be picked up the following Monday. Applications may only be picked up on that Monday but may be returned any day Monday through Friday between 8:00 AM and 4:00 PM (excluding holidays). Refer to our Event Calendar for application days.
We cannot accept incomplete applications or applications that are submitted without all of the following documents:
Reliable proof of age; such as a copy of your birth certificate, driver’s license or state-issued ID
A copy of your high school diploma and
A copy of your transcripts from the last high school you attended
If a veteran, a copy of your DD214
If a veteran and have a Helmets to Hardhats account, a copy of your ID page
We do not make photocopies
Diplomas must be obtained from high schools with regional accreditation. Diplomas from high schools with national accreditation will not be accepted. Diplomas purchased after a single exam online are not accepted.
If you have a GED, you must still provide a copy of your transcript from the last high school you attended, a copy of your GED certificate AND your test scores.
If you were home-schooled, at a minimum, provide proof of graduation as well as a transcript documenting courses completed and grades received in such courses.
If you are interested in applying for the Pipefitter Apprenticeship,
you can call (816) 761-8800 and press 2 for the information line.
Non Discrimination The recruitment, selection, employment, and training of apprentices during their apprenticeship, shall be without discrimination because of race, color, religion, national origin, or sex. The Pipe Fitters Local 533 Educational Training Fund will take affirmative action to provide equal opportunity in apprenticeship and will operate the apprenticeship program as required under title 29 of the Code of Federal Regulations, part 30.