It is not too early to start thinking about next semester. Registration will begin on Oct. 1st and end on Nov. 19th for current students.  New students should register by Dec. 15th to ensure we have enough teachers and space. The next semester will begin on January 2nd, 2019.

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

We are offering an initial certification Backflow Class beginning on January 15th. It will be on Tuesday and Thursday evenings. Please call or email us for more details. You MUST be registered by December 7th.

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Elections/Member Meeting

Effective January 1, 2018 the new board will consist of the following: President: Howard Stuber Vice President: John Cummins Treasurer: Bob Arlof Secretary: Mark Bufalini Anthony Fergelec Rob Rothaar Andy Schubert Bob Shamonsky Matt Staab Joe Winklmann We wish them all the best of luck and much success! We also, had a guest speaker in […]

House Bill 442 Passes the House Today

Thank you to all who have sent letters, scheduled visits and made phone calls to your House Representative. Today HB442 passed the house 105-91. Walt Krzyzanowski and I have been dealing with heavy opposition for the last month. We were told we did not have the votes today to pass. With the help of our […]

Backflow Classroom update!

AMPAC is pleased to announce we can accomodate up to 20 people in our backflow classes. This is the maximum ASSE allows per class.

OSHA Further delays Silica Rule Enforcement

OSHA Further Delays Silica Rule Enforcement   The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) announced a 90-day delay of the enforcement of the crystalline silica standard that applies to the construction industry. Originally scheduled to begin enforcement on June 23, 2017, it will now start Sept. 23, 2017. For remodelers, the […]

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

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 […]

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 […]