Tennessee Association of Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors, Inc.

Local Association Benefits

State Association Benefits

PHCC of Tennessee NewsLink
A bi-monthly newsletter with information significant to Tennessee. News and articles of assistance in running a successful company are included. Health and Safety issues are included, along with OSHA and Labor rulings. The Newsletter includes educational information to keep you up to date with the latest technology, plus articles of interest to your staff.

Convention Program:
This annual award-winning publication is mailed state-wide to contractors, city inspectors, architects, engineers, business maintenance departments, school maintenance, and other industry-related persons. The Convention Program offers convention and trade show information and updates from the elected leadership. This publication is Tennessee’s PHC Contractor reference for companies and their products.

Plus all State and National Benefits!

Benefits of Membership

PHCC National Phone 800-533-7694

  • Support for Local Efforts
  • Educational offerings to enhance training and performance
  • Governmental Relations through State Lobbyist and Legislative Committee
  • Annual Trade Show
  • Annual Convention
  • Golf Tournament(s)
  • Informative Newsletters and Bulletins
  • Consumer Awareness efforts to fight the threat of unlicensed construction activity
  • Scholarship opportunities
  • Community efforts to promote the professionalism of the p-h-c industry
  • Discounts provided by Industry Council members
  • Federated Insurance’s “Open for Business” Program
  • Leadership opportunities
  • Four-year Plumbing Training Program (certain local areas)
  • Educational offerings to enhance training and performance
  • Regular membership meetings
  • Holiday parties and networking events
  • Lessons learned through group interaction
  • Leadership opportunities

National Association Benefits


Open for Business® is an Internet-based disaster recovery and risk assessment tool—valued at $2,000/user—that was developed by the Institute for Business & Home Safety (IBHS). The Open for Business® recovery plan is composed of a variety of forms which, when completed, are customized to help you recover essential business functions and to inform your employees about their responsibilities. Once the property protection and recovery plans are developed, they’re stored confidentially at the Open for Business® site. You can update your plans as often as you like and have the option to save them on your hard drive, a CD, an external drive and print them for hard copy storage. To take advantage of this important new tool, visit Federated’s Web site (www.federatedinsurance.com) and click “Open for Business” to begin the registration process and receive your access code.

Labor Calculator - improve your accuracy and consistency when developing bids with this state-of-the-art reference tool available at a substantial discount. 

PHCC Safety Program - All PHCC members will receive an updated version of the Safety Program.

Membership Directory – A TAPHCC members list is an excellent source of business referrals.

Member Discounts - Money savings on publications and product purchases from the PHCC Tool Box.Leadership Opportunities - Influence the future of your industry by serving on committees or holding an office.  Learn leadership skills through active participation in your association.


Ph: 865-531-7422

Fax: 865-531-7045


1000 Dutch Valley Dr. Ste B, Knoxville, TN 37918

Email: office@taphcc.com




State-to-State Interaction -Through networking with other state associations throughout the United States, PHCC of Tennessee has the ability to locate key people across the United States who can assist Tennessee members faced with state to state situations. Whether it be codes or licensing laws in other states, or contact people in cities the contractor may have a project, PHCC has the resources available to assist its members.

Apprenticeship Programs -The Knoxville PHCC Association has plumbing and HVAC apprentice four-year training programs sanctioned by the U.S. Department of Labor. For information call 865-531-7422.


  • Business and Management Seminars
  • PHCC Professional Product Line- provides you with access to marketing and consumer awareness materials, better warranties and a contractor referral service
  •  Networking opportunities to share ideas 
  • Labor Calculator
  • Contractor Resource Center with more than 250 articles on PHCC business issues,
  • PHCCList access to the online discussion forum for information exchange and advice
  • Certification initiatives with NATE
  • Annual Convention and Trade Show offering the latest trends, technologies and product awareness
  • Scholarship opportunities
  • Answers to your code questions
  • The PHCC Tool Box
  • Public Awareness Programs
  • Free Webinars and other online training
  • Annual Legislative Conference
  • Annual Leadership Training Conference
  • Access to the Marketing Resource Center with a growing library of advertising templates, consumer education materials and marketing ideas.
  • Fighting Unfair Utility Competition
  • Safeguarding contractor’s rights regarding IRS regulations, small business tax relief and safety regulations influencing Codes and Standards
  • Free Apprenticeship Instructor’s Workshop Training Programs