The next semester is scheduled to begin on Monday, August 27th

Registration is now open. Those registering by Friday, June 29th will receive 3 free hours! The deadline for RETURNING students is August 1st or a late fee will be incurred. New students can register up until classes begin, however we urge you to register as soon as possible so that you are on the roll sheets before the first night of class. You can register by requesting an application via email or phone, online or in person.

 Our school/office is located at:   3128 ALLENDALE STREET, PITTSBURGH, PA 15204 (SHERADEN)

Effective immediately, all mail is to now be sent to the above address.

As of April 2, 2018, the Plumbing Inspectors hours are changing to a start time of 7am!

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412.923.1023

Archive for the ‘Press Releases’ Category

AMPAC Grand Opening

AMPAC held their grand opening on August 15, 2016. County Executive, Rich Fitzgerald was on hand. We thank all those that attended and all the vendors that showed their support.

AMPAC moved

Effective June 28th, AMPAC will be housed at 3128 Allendale Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15204.  Our new email is office@ampacplumber.org

Wage and Hour Division (WHD) Final Rule: Overtime

Wage and Hour Division (WHD) Final Rule: Overtime Defining and Delimiting the Exemptions for Executive, Administrative, Professional, Outside Sales and Computer Employees under the Fair Labor Standards Act On May 18, 2016, President Obama and Secretary Perez announced the publication of the Department of Labor’s final rule updating the overtime regulations, which will automatically extend […]

New Backflow Classroom ready!

AMPAC is pleased to announce we have a our new classroom ready for our upcoming Backflow class set to begin on April 18th. We have been busy buying desks and chairs to have our school up and running for the fall semester.

OSHA cites Beaver County company in fatal trench collapse

BY ELIZABETH BEHRMAN | Tuesday, March 29, 2016, 2:48 p.m. Related Stories • Officials identify Clearfield man killed in Butler County trench collapse Email Newsletters Sign up for one of our email newsletters. Updated 16 hours ago The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration cited and fined a Beaver County plumbing company […]

Re: HB-1357

I would like to thank and commend each one of you on a job well done.  I feel you all did a stand out job providing testimony, answering questions and representing the Plumbing Industry. Although our work is not done, we definitely made a profound statement and forced many people to hear us.  I cannot […]

OSHA Changes to Watch in 2016

January 5, 2015 By Roger M. Paveza, Vista Safety Consulting, LLC  In November, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) released its Fall 2015 Unified Agenda, which includes 32 regulatory actions at various stages of the rulemaking process. Some of the notable highlights to watch in 2016 include: Increased OSHA Penalties In early November, as part of the congressional […]

Plumber Shortage

HYDRONICS BUSINESS PLUMBING GREEN MECHANICAL KITCHEN/BATH PVF TOOLS View by Issue Select Issue        December 2015        November 2015        October 2015        September 2015        August 2015        July 2015        June 2015        May 2015      […]

Example of testimony letter to use for State Wide Licensure

BEFORE THE   PROFESSIONAL LICENSURE COMMITTEE   PENNSYLVANIA HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES   PUBLIC HEARING REGARDING   HOUSE BILL #1357   STATE LICENSURE OF PLUMBERS         TESTIMONY OF   YOUR NAME HERE   YOUR TITLE IN YOUR COMPANY   YOUR COMPANY NAME     NOTE: SHOULD BE PRINTED ON YOUR COMPANY LETTERHEAD   […]

Key Points for State Wide Licensure

KEY  POINTS  REGARDING  STATE WIDE  LICENSURE FOR  PLUMBERS  IN  PENNSYLVANIA   Pennsylvania is only one of six States in the Country that currently does not have a State license for Plumbers.   This legislation is supported by Labor and open shop equally.   The Plumbing Industry across the State has worked for over ten years […]