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Apprenticeship.gov is the one-stop source to connect career seekers, employers, and education partners with apprenticeship resources. Learn more about apprenticeships across industries, how to establish a program, and access open apprenticeship jobs.

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BECOME AN APPRENTICE

I'M A CAREER SEEKER

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Jump start your future, hone your craft, learn from the pros, and build your career through apprenticeship.

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I'M AN EMPLOYER

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Create your future workforce, improve productivity, and reduce turn-over with a high-quality apprenticeship program.

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I'M AN EDUCATOR

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Introduce a fast-track path to student employment in high-demand careers.

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Did You Know?

Apprenticeship has a proven track record of producing strong results for both employers and workers. Apprenticeship programs offer access to hundreds of occupations, in high-growth and emerging industries.

$70K Average Starting Salary

Average starting salary after an apprentice completes an apprenticeship program

94% Employment Retention

Percentage of apprentices who retain employment after apprenticeship completion

$300K+ Lifetime Earning Advantage

Apprentice graduates earn more over their lifetime compared to peers who don't

IA Apprenticeship Program Touted as Career Launching Point

Iowa is one of only a handful of states to push for a statewide apprenticeship program. And a non-partisan research group says it has shown effectiveness in

Newly-Minted Banking Apprentices at Reading Cooperative Bank

Reading Cooperative Bank announced the graduation of its first cohort of bank apprentices.

University of North Florida Launches Electronic Health Record Apprenticeship for Graduates

The University of North Florida has partnered with Optimum Healthcare IT to establish an electronic health record (EHR) apprenticeship program offering