"The Plumber Protects the Health of the Nation" is taken very seriously by our members, we strive to produce highly skilled, expert craftsmen and women.  Join us, click on the About Us tab and find out about our apprenticeship program.

To find a highly trained and licensed Plumber in your area, click on the link above or call (816) 272-4264

Plumber's and Gasfitter's Local 8 Training Center offers a large variety of related training to our apprentices and journeymen and journeywomen.  Our apprentices will have a Kansas City, Mo 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.

PLUMBER'S AND GASFITTER'S LOCAL 8 TRAINING CENTER IS NOW OPEN. OUR NEW LOCATION IS 5950 MANCHESTER TRAFFICWAY, KANSAS CITY, MO 64130 AND OUR NEW PHONE NUMBER IS 816-895-8888.  

APPRENTICE CLASSES WILL BE HELD MONDAY-THURSDAY, 5 PM - 9 PM.

WELDING SHOP HOURS:

MONDAY - FRIDAY, 7 AM - 3:30 PM

MONDAY - WEDNESDAY EVENINGS ARE OPEN ON A SPACE AVAILABLE BASIS DUE TO APPRENTICE TRAINING

FALL SEMESTER BEGINS ON TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 5, 2017

THANKSGIVING BREAK WILL BE NOVEMBER 20 - NOVEMBER 26, 2017, CLASSES WILL RESUME ON NOVEMBER 27, 2017

FALL SEMESTER ENDS ON DECEMBER 14, 2017

CHRISTMAS BREAK WILL BE DECEMBER 15, 2017 - JANUARY 8, 2018

2ND SEMESTER CLASSES BEGIN JANUARY 8, 2018

SPRING BREAK WILL BE MARCH 19, 2018 - MARCH 25, 2018

2ND SEMESTER CLASSES WILL END ON APRIL 26, 2018

3RD SEMESTER WELDING CLASSES FOR 1ST YEARS BEGIN ON APRIL 30, 2018 AND LAST UNTIL AUGUST 3, 2018

OUR PROGRAMS