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90-Day Trucking Apprenticeship Challenge

Join the challenge for developing new trucking apprenticeship programs.

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Supply chain

New Industry Intermediaries

DOL has made four awards to grow apprenticeship in sectors affected by the pandemic

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Apprenticeship Ambassador Initiative

Is your organization ready to make a difference? Apply to become an Ambassador today.

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Welcome to Apprenticeship.gov

Apprenticeship.gov is the one-stop source to connect career seekers, employers, and education partners with apprenticeship resources. Discover apprenticeships across industries, how programs are started by employers, and how to become an apprentice.

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.

START A PROGRAM

I'M AN EMPLOYER

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

ENGAGE EMPLOYERS AND STUDENTS

I'M AN EDUCATOR

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

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.

$72K Average Starting Salary

Average starting salary after an apprentice completes an apprenticeship program

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92% Employment Retention

Percentage of apprentices who retain employment after apprenticeship completion

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$300K+ Lifetime Earning Advantage

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

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Looking to see who is innovating in apprenticeship? Visit our investments section to learn about current grant and contract awards, and new opportunities you can apply to! You can also check-out our State Tax Credits and Tuition Support, and Workforce Innovation and Opportunity information to learn how the U.S. Department of Labor and state agencies are supporting apprenticeship expansion and innovation.

 

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In The News

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New Degree-Based Apprenticeship Program in Cybersecurity at South Carolina HBCUs

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Iowa Launches New Teacher and Paraeducator Registered Apprenticeship

The grant program will provide opportunities for current high school students to earn a paraeducator certificate and associates degree and paraeducators to

White House looks to boost U.S. trucking industry

90-day Trucking Apprenticeship Challenge kicks off to accelerate the expansion of Registered Apprenticeships

Grant program helps fund rural IT apprenticeships

Virginia Rural Information Technology Grant Program helps expand apprenticeship in Virginia