Pipefitters, Refrigeration, Air Conditioning and Oil Burners Local 537 Info

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Length of Apprenticeship: 

5 years; 1230 hours of classroom training and 8,500 hours of on the job training.

Basic Requirements:

  • Must be 18 years old or older
  • Must have a birth certificate
  • Must have a high school diploma or G.E.D equivalent
  • Must have a valid drivers license and social security card
  • Must pass a drug test upon acceptance. Record of Physical Examination & Doctor's Certificate or letter stating applicant is physically capable of performing the work of the trade
  • Must pass an aptitude test

Application Process:

Applications are accepted every year in the month of January only. Applications must be filled out in person at the Training Center.

Contact Info:

Paul McGrath, Coordinator

40 Enterprise Street

Dorchester MA 02125



A program of:

Office of Government and Community Relations

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