Local 877 is proud to administer our very own three-year apprenticeship program, required for obtaining a Massachusetts Refrigeration License through the Department of Public Safety. Our Local works closely with employers to provide our members with the best training and education, including a minimum of 300 hours of classroom time, plus on-the-job experience.


We offer a wide number of training courses developed by the International Union of Operating Engineers and administered by Local 877 professionals.

Our HVAC Training Program is approved by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to prepare you for Refrigeration Licensing Administered in four 84-hour sessions, (HVAC I, HVAC II, Basic Electricity & HVAC Controls), this program provides the necessary classroom time to qualify you to apply for a Refrigeration License and the know-how to get certified.

To learn more, reach out to Jack Mucciarone or contact us.

You can now pay for your training classes online.

Local 877 Training Facility

609 Neponset Street,
Suite 3
Canton, MA, 02021

International Training & Education Center

905 Foley Rd,
Crosby, TX 77532


Interested in applying for one of our courses? Email our training team.