Welcome to Plumbers Local 12 Training

Plumbers Local 12 has one of the most advanced training facilities for journeymen plumbers in the region. Local 12 Apprentices attend 5 years of comprehensive training. Members of Local 12 who are licensed have the benefit of acquiring advanced skills, such as medical gas training, and certifications in welding. This training does not bear any cost to our members in comparison to non-union workers who have to pay out of pocket for their apprenticeship training, and advanced journeymen training.

2015 Application Notice

Applications for Plumbers Local #12 Apprenticeship Program will be completed at the Training Center, 1240 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA 02125 Monday through Thursday only on the following dates:
Start Date: January 5, 2015         Last Date: Thursday January 29, 2015

Monday through Thursday

Mornings 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Afternoons: 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED AFTER THURSDAY JANUARY 29, 2015 AT 3:00 PM.


PART I: Application
Applicants must be 18 years old at time of acceptance.

AN APPLICATION FEE OF $59.00 (NON-REFUNDABLE, PAYABLE TO PLUMBERS LOCAL 12 EDUCATION FUND, MUST BE PAID AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION. MONEY ORDERS ONLY.
*Fees may be waived if applicant has verifiable proof of financial need such as receipt of unemployment insurance, EBT, Medicaid and/or temporary assistance.

Two (2"x2") passport photos must accompany all applications. (pictures can be taken at the post office or at a local pharmacy)


Photo copies of the items listed: (all photo copies must be on 8 1/2 by 11 paper.)
• High school diploma and transcript of grades or U.S. (GED) certificate and official U.S. GED test results
• Birth Certificate
• Social Security Card
• Driver's License
• If applicable, a military transfer or discharge form DD-214

* If applicant has not graduated from high school or completed the U.S. GED requirements, they must provide a high school transcript and/or their U.S. GED scores to date.

Part II: Aptitude Test
All applicants with a complete application are required to take an aptitude test.
Applicants with a completed application will be given a test date.

Part III: Interview
• Only Applicants who have completed Part I and Part II will be notified of their interview date by certified mail.


Women, Veterans and Minorities are encouraged to apply.

If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to call.