About Local 496
The United Association of Journeymen & Apprentices of Plumbing & Pipefitting Industry of the United States & Canada Local 496 represents some 2000 steamfitter-pipefitters, pressure welders, plumbers and sprinkler fitters, and HVAC and refrigeration technicians from Red Deer south in Alberta.
Local 496 Training
Local 496 offers training courses at the Calgary and District Piping Industry Training School (PITS). Apprentice training courses and journeyman skills training courses are taught by the school’ss 10 instructors.