United Association of Journeymen and Apprentices of the Plumbing and Pipe Fitting Industry of the United States and Canada or "UA" as it is commonly known is a multi-craft union whose members are engaged in the fabrication, installation and servicing of piping systems. There are approximately 326,000 highly-skilled United Association members who belong to over 300 individual local unions across North America.

The United Association has been training qualified pipe tradesmen longer than anyone else in the industry. The UA boasts the premier training programs available in the industry today, including five-year apprenticeship programs, extensive journeyman training, organized instructor training, and certification programs.

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February 1, 2024    GENERAL MEETING    The next General Meeting will be held on Saturday February 24th,  2024 at 11:00 am at the Ramada Inn in Saskatoon  

January 23, 2024    Hot Job Notice    Please click on the link below. 

January 3, 2024    GENERAL MEETING      The next General Meeting will be held on Saturday January 20,  2024 at 11:00 am at the Regina Hall 402 Solomon Drive  

December 19, 2023    Christmas Hours      The office will close for the holidays on Thursday Dec 21st at noon and reopen on Jan 3rd at 8:00am.   Happy Holidays to all our members and best wishes for 2024!!

December 8, 2023    UA Local 179 Election Results December 8, 2023    Number of Ballots received:  538 Number of Ballots spoiled:  20 Business Manager: Mike McLean Business Agent: Brandon Faul Vice President: Darwin ... more ››

December 7, 2023    General Meeting Sat Dec 16th, 2023    The next general meeting will be held at the Ramada Inn in Saskatoon this Sat December 16th2023 at 11:00am.

November 10, 2023    General Meeting Sat Nov 18th    Attention Members: Our Next GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING is Saturday, November 18th, 2023 @ 11 am,  at the UA Hall in Regina located at 402 Solomon Drive

October 17, 2023    GENERAL MEETING      The next general meeting will be held at the Ramada Inn in Saskatoon this Sat October 21, 2023 at 11:00am.

October 16, 2023    CHILDREN CHRISTMAS PARTY    Please click link below for more information

October 6, 2023    Friday Oct 6th, 2023    Happy Thanksgiving

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Passing of UA Local 179 member Greg Henderson

Passing of UA 179 Member Ronald "Ron" Johnson

Passing of UA 179 Life member Ferdinand Janke

Passing of UA Member Attila "Audie" Abram

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Unemployed Workers Help Centre If you hear family, friends, neighbors', etc mentioning they are or someone they know is having issues with EI, you can tell them that there is an outfit, the UWHC, which is supported by your union that gives help to any worker having trouble with their EI claim. Check out the website by clicking the link below:

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UA Local 179

402 Solomon Drive, Regina, Saskatchewan S4N 5A8
Tel: 306-569-0624
Fax: 306-781-8052
Toll Free: 1-877-893-2179 (in Saskatchewan only)
Call Out Line: 306-569-3641