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Alberta Pipe Trades College provides Plumber-Gasfitter, Steamfitter-Pipefitter, and Welder training in its modern 50,000 square foot facility. The College, which boasts 25 staff members, has "trained thousands of journeyperson members to qualify as Interprovincial Red Seal steamfitter-pipefitters, providing them with more employment opportunities, and our employers with a larger supply of skilled trades people". The College's rigging course is now being used throughout North America and is internationally recognized as the best rigging program available. The 38-bay welding shop is ABSA Authorized for pressure weld testing and also offers pre-employment weld testing.

The core of our excellence in pipe trades education is a marriage of the expertise of our education staff and the conviction of our members that we must maintain the highest degrees of skill amongst our members.

United Association of Plumbers and Pipefitters - Local 488


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Pipe Trades Building
16214 118 Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta, T5V 1M6
Phone: 780 452-7080
Fax: 780 452-1291


#165, 6223-2 Street SE
Calgary Alberta, T2H 1J5
Phone: 403 253-3516
Fax: 403 253-3534

Fort McMurray

9703A Franklin Avenue
Ft. McMurray AB T9H 2K1
Phone: 780 791-6488
Fax: 780 790-9393