Apprenticeship in the pipe trades is a highly selective program, each candidate is carefully screened. No one with drug or alcohol problems can qualify and acceptance for training depends on the applicant’s qualifications and the manpower needs of the Local at the time of the selection process.
The Plumbing & Heating Joint Apprenticeship and Training Council of Rochester, UA Local #13 has a continuous application process with interviews once a year. The following is a description of each Apprenticeship Field:
The geographical area covered by the Plumbers and Pipefitters Local #13 consists of the City of Rochester and following Counties: Allegheny, Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Orleans, Ontario, Seneca, Yates, Wayne and Steuben.