UA launches national recruitment campaign to attract 25,000 new piping trade members

OTTAWA, May 7, 2013 /CNW/ - The United Association of Journeyman and Apprentices of the Plumbing and Pipefitting Industry of the United States and Canada (UA) launched a national marketing campaign this week in a bid to recruit 25,000 skilled piping trade professionals over the next five years. The high number of workers is needed to fill infrastructure jobs now and in the near-future. Work sites in areas such as Alberta and Northern British Columbia are already seeing a shortage.

Mr. Rooter® Corporate President, Mary Thompson, Earns Plumbing License

Waco, TX (PRWEB) April 15, 2013

After more than 12,000 hours of industry experience and six months of technical preparation, Mary Kennedy Thompson, president of Mr. Rooter LLC, passed the West Virginia Journeyman Plumbing Exam, earning her plumbing license.

Thompson, who became president of Mr. Rooter in 2006, knew from the beginning that she wanted to earn her plumbing license.

New Rates For Florida Contractors Construction License $10,000 & $20,000 Surety Bond to Comply With DPBR For Applicants with Credit Score Less Than 660

Smith Ins & Surety Bonds has revised their surety bond program rates for applicants seeking active status who must demonstrate financial responsibility and stability. The financial stability requirement can be met with a surety bond from Smith Ins. & Surety Bonds.

Laurus Technical Institute Launches Refrigeration Technology Program

Laurus Technical Institute (LTI) recently launched a Refrigeration Technology program that is designed to prepare students for careers within the food service and manufacturing industries.

Atlanta, Georiga (PRWEB) January 09, 2013

Laurus Technical Institute (LTI) recently launched a Refrigeration Technology program that is designed to prepare students for careers within the food service and manufacturing industries.

Solar Energy International (SEI) Kicks Off 2013 Solar Training Schedule with Advanced Photovoltaic (PV) Workshop

Celebrating over two decades of preparing professionals for the renewable energy sector, SEI launches into the new year with some of the most rigorous technical training in the solar industry.

Paonia, Colorado (PRWEB) December 11, 2012

Solar Energy International (SEI) has long been the leading solar training provider in the solar industry and as they enter into their 22nd year of educational services to the renewable energy sector they are stepping up their game.

Endicott plumber sues Johnson City, two village officials over license denial

JOHNSON CITY Dec 1, 2012 — An area plumber has filed a lawsuit against Johnson City and two village officials involved in denying his application for a plumbing license, citing abuses of power and violation of a longstanding agreement among area communities.

Kevin Sheldon, owner of Action Plumbing, Heating and Cooling Services in Endicott, is seeking the plumbing license, reimbursement of attorney’s fees and other undetermined damages stemming from the denial of his application in May.

Open House for new TA Hydronic Training Center, October 29 and 30, 2012

 DALLAS, Oct. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Tour & Anderson North America, the leading global provider and expert in hydronic distribution systems and room temperature control, is hosting an Open House for the new TA Hydronic Training Center in Roswell, Georgia, to be held October 29th and 30th. All interested industry professionals are encouraged to attend.

The Center embodies TA's commitment to the North American market, and provides an optimized, active learning environment.

Oregon Contractors License Surety Bond New Market for Bad Credit

Surety bond for Oregon contractors license applicants with poor credit is now available at competitive rates with 24 hour turn around from Surety1.

Oregon (PRWEB) October 09, 2012

Effective immediately Surety Solutions Insurance Services, Inc. (Surety1) now has a market available for bad credit, Oregon contractors license bonds. This new market is now able to write non-standard accounts at a rate of 5% or less. The bond amount is determined by the type of contractor you are.

TPC Training Systems Releases Safety Training on Globally Harmonized System of Hazard Communication (GHS)

Experts in technical skills and safety programs bring GHS training to customers.

Buffalo Grove, Illinois (PRWEB) September 25, 2012
TPC Training Systems adopts a complete GHS training series, further enhancing its extensive safety-training library. This new series will standardize the way chemical safety information is recorded, anywhere in the world.