"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

Plumbers and Gasfitters Local 8 Training Center offers a large variety of related training to our apprentices and journeypersons.  Our apprentices will have a Kansas City, Missouri 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.

PLUMBERS AND GASFITTERS LOCAL 8 TRAINING CENTER IS LOCATED AT:

5950 MANCHESTER TRAFFICWAY

KANSAS CITY, MO 64130 

OUR PHONE NUMBER IS: 816-895-8888.  

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

WELDING SHOP HOURS ARE MONDAY - FRIDAY, 7 AM - 3:30 PM

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

FALL SEMESTER BEGINS ON MONDAY, AUGUST 31, 2020

THANKSGIVING BREAK IS NOVEMBER 23 - NOVEMBER 29, 2020, CLASSES  RESUME ON NOVEMBER 30, 2020

FALL SEMESTER ENDS ON DECEMBER 17, 2020

CHRISTMAS BREAK WILL BE DECEMBER 21, 2020 - JANUARY 3, 2021

2ND SEMESTER CLASSES BEGIN JANUARY 4, 2021

SPRING BREAK IS MARCH 15, 2021 - MARCH 19, 2021

2ND SEMESTER CLASSES END ON APRIL 22, 2021

SUMMER CLASSES BEGIN APRIL 26, 2021 AND END JUNE 10, 2021

OUR PROGRAMS