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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412.923.1023

What’s New

Plumbing Exams announced

The Allegheny County Health Department will be administering exams on December 5th. All paperwork needs to be notarized and submitted no later than November 2, 2018. You can visit their website for more info at achd.net.

Passing of members

We were deeply saddened to hear of the loss of 2 long-time members. Norman Clark former Chief Plumbing Inspector and Harry Fedorek Sr. a former Plumbing Inspector. Our thoughts and prayers are with their families.

ASSE Backflow Classes

We  offer several Backflow classes. We have the regular full class to be certified for the first time, recertifications and conversion classes for those previously certified other than with ASSE. Class size is limited so you will want to register early.  You can call the office at 412-923-1023 or email us at office@ampacplumber.org for more information […]

Kennywood

AMPAC’s 21 annual Kennywood picnic was another success. We had 145 people in attendance. The rain came later in the day, we still held our Chinese Auction and we all went home with another ticket to return another day! We  had some great Chinese Auction gifts! Thanks to Rodger’s Insurance for a monetary donation. Also, […]

Journeymen now able to pay for license online with Health Dept.

Journeymen can now pay for their license online. They need to create an account with the online system, their username will be their HP # and they will create a password. Masters cannot pay for their license online this year due to needing an updated photo.   The website is: http://www.alleghenycounty.us/healthdepartment/ And then in the […]

Journeyman/Master Banquet

This year, our banquet was held held on Friday, June 15th at Olivia’s Banquet facility. We are happy to announce that we had 20 Journeymen and 17 Masters pass the exam. Congratulations! Click on link below for pictures. https://photos.app.goo.gl/GXEhRxo7cyqTCUXB7    

A letter from our President

Dear AMPAC Members: AMPAC School has gone through many locations and generations of Master Plumbers. Two years ago, under the leadership of John Cummins we found a permanent home at 3128 Allendale Street, Sheraden, PA. It was hard work and many hours of the President, Officers and Board Members to make this happen. We are […]

Gas Service Line Installers-Classes Offered every month here at AMPAC

GAS SERVICE LINE INSTALLERS NEW AND REPLACEMENT SERVICES Operator Qualifications must be renewed every three years in service line installation and every year in mechanical joining to maintain approval to install gas service lines. COLUMBIA GAS EQUITABLE GAS PEOPLES GAS T. W. PHILLIPS approved Operator Qualification Program for Gas Service Line Installation including Mechanical Joining […]

Plumber Shortages (Reeves Journal)

If someone were to ask you, “Who holds more lives in their hands — a doctor or a plumber?” who would you pick? It’s possible the correct answer is the plumber. Besides fixing annoying drips, skilled plumbers are responsible for providing the clean water we drink. Throughout the past century, human health has taken a […]

Cross Bores

Warning: Remember to call 811 before you clear!  Plumbers and Drain Cleaners must call. The normal response time should be within 2 hours from when you place a call. They will mark the underground lines with paint or flags. You can get additional info about Cross Bores at www.paonecall.org/crossbore Questions about 811 can be answered […]