UA Local 400 owns and operates a 61,000 sq. ft. training center in Kaukauna and a 5,600 sq. ft. satellite training center in Fond du Lac.
UA Local 400 has a full-time training coordinator and full-time welding coordinator on staff, allowing us to tailor and implement training to specific job and contractor needs. UA Local 400 invests over $1.8 million dollars annually for training and has secured an additional $800,000 in grants from the United Association for upgrading training-related equipment at our two facilities.
Apprenticeship programs are available in plumbing, steamfitting, HVACR service and pipe fabrication as well as upgrade training for journeymen. Industry-recognized certifications available include CFC recovery, medical gas installation, valve repair, backflow prevention (repair & installation), rigging and numerous weld procedures.