PHCC of MA is the Massachusetts chapter of the oldest trade association in the construction industry - Plumbing, Heating and Cooling Contractors, established in 1883. We represent the interests of Massachusetts' plumbing, heating and cooling contractors.
We are proactive representatives of our membership including legislative initiatives, continuing education, training, and business networking.
The mission of PHCC of MA is to advance professionalism in the plumbing, heating and cooling industry through education and advocacy.
January, 2017 Continuing Education classes continue at your favorite locations. You can select a class from many locations across Massachusetts and even some in New Hampshire. Click here to review the schedule of Session 9 Day Classes (a limited number of evening classes are offered from time to time - call (781.843-3840 to inquire).
February 15-17, 2017 QSC Power Meeting Attend Power Meeting 2017 and you'll leave with the education, insight, connections and solutions you need to move your business forward and take things to the next level. Call (800) 533-7694 for more information.
March 4, 2017 Annual Trade Show Save the date! We'll be hosting the largest plumbing and heating trade show in the East, complete with training sessions, Code Seminar with the Board of Examiners and over a hundred exhibitors.
March 21, 2017 Boston Bruins take on the Ottowa Senators. Join PHCC of MA Contractor Members at the Garden. Tickets: $115 per person includes light food, soft beverages & team souvenir. Call 781-843-3800 x10 to reserve space.
Happy New Year!
from your friends at
PHCC of MA
April 9, 2015 Mystic Valley Chapter monthly meeting. Location: John Brewer's Tavern, Malden.
April 22-23, 2015 Legislative Conference Meet with congressional leaders on behalf of our industry
February 4, 2015 North Shore Chapter sponsors Session 7 Continuing Education. Location: Beverly Depot
February 10, 2015 Charles River Chapter sponsors Inspector Continuing Education I-26B. Location: Waterfords, Dedham
March 7, 2015 PHCC of MA Trade Show
New Apprentice Policy On November 30th, the Board of Examiners approved a new apprentice policy, which extends the renewal period for certain individuals. Click here to view the new policy in its entirety.
Board Interpretation - Outdoor Showers On November 30th, the Board of Examiners decided that an outdoor shower which is not fully enclosed may not connect to the sanitary drainage system, as storm water could enter the drain.
PHCC Elects National Vice President. Congratulations are extended to Ken Nielsen, President of AccuAire, Inc. Click here to read more...
PHCC awards Plumbing Contractor of the Year Congratulations to J. C. Cannistraro! Click here to read more....
Winners of the New England Council Race Congratulations F. W. Webb Team
F A Williams Memorial Scholarship Sponsored by Anne Williams. One $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to children or grandchildren of PHCC of MA contractor members seeking post secondary education. Submission deadline: February 1, 2017. Click here for application.
PHCC of MA awards golf outing proceeds to "Rosie's Place", a local shelter for poor and homeless women. Click here to read more . . .
PHCC of MA Honorary Member. In recognition of her distinguished service Anne Williams was awarded Honorary Member at the 2016 PHCC of MA annual meeting. Read more.
PHCC of MA Installs New Officers. Michael Copp, National Association Executive Vice President, presented the new officers during the President's Banquet. Click here to read more . . .
Awards Presented at the 2016 President's Banquet Special recognition and congratulations to three special members. Click here to read more . . .
Scholarships PHCC of MA awarded $1,000 scholarships to 5 deserving students. Click here to read more . . .
E-Licensing Now in Effect - Effective October 2015 the State's website allows licensees to maintain or apply for a license electronically. See detail.
Plumbing Board Streamlines Application Process On October 13, 2015 the Plumbing Board began accepting all applications for examination directly at their office. Applications will no longer be submitted to PSI EXAMS. See detail.
Labels Required by Code - The gas code requires that piping used for flue gas exhaust or combustion intake air must be labeled per NFPA-54 184.108.40.206 added by 248 CMR 5.12(4). To purchase approved labels, please click here.