February 2018

Upcoming Classes at the Alberta Pipe Trades College

Monday, February 12, 2018
Please note the upcoming courses that are coming your way at the Alberta Pipe Trades College (APTC).

ACTIMS Women in Trades Awards & Bursary Program 2018

Friday, February 9, 2018
Currently ACTIMS only has 7 applicants for the Women in Building Trades Bursary they award every year- it’s basically free money for female Journeypersons and Apprentices! The application deadline is April 30 so please apply now! ​ http://www.actims.ca/page/awards

January 2018

Program Increase to Four Periods in 2018 for Steamfitter-Pipefitter Apprentices

Wednesday, January 17, 2018
​After consulting with the Alberta industry stakeholders for your trade, Apprenticeship and Industry Training (AIT) is planning to increase the steamfitter-pipefitter apprentice program from a three-year program to a four-year program starting September 1, 2018. Click on the link for more.

November 2017

Election Committee Information Notice

Monday, November 6, 2017
UA Local 488’s Election Committee is committed to ensuring a secure, efficient and well-run voting process, enabling the easiest and most secure possible voting experience for our membership. To educate and inform our membership, the Election Committee will share information updates in the Pipeline...

October 2017

2017 Revised Fall Shutdown Schedule

Thursday, October 5, 2017
Please click on the updated Fall Shutdown Schedule as of August 9, 2017.

September 2017

Permit Performance Evaluation

Friday, September 29, 2017
Please view the following Permit Performance Evaluation Form. Note that both contractors and members are required to print off this form.

Reimbursement Of Work-Ready Workforce Training Courses

Friday, September 8, 2017
Please read the following as it relates to the reimbursement of Work-Ready Workforce training courses. Please note this reimbursement is for Local 488 members only in good standing.

Important Information For Steamfitter-Pipefitter Apprentices

Friday, September 1, 2017
Apprenticeship and Industry Training (AIT) is planning to increase the steamfitter-pipefitter apprentice program from a three-year program to a four-year program starting September 1, 2018. Please click on the following link for all the details.

August 2017

Confirmation of Tuition Expense Form

Wednesday, August 23, 2017
Please read the following revised version of the Confirmation of Tuition Expense Form.