Women's History Month

Celebrating Women's History Month

Learn about our support to recruit, train, and retain women through apprenticeship.

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American Apprenticeship Initiative (AAI)

Review ROI data and other RA outcomes through the American Apprenticeship Initiative.

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Interactive Data Visualizations

Click through and learn more about apprentices by state.

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Inflation Reduction Act

IRA Apprenticeship Resources

Review information, resources, and FAQs on the Apprenticeship provisions in the IRA.

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View the Factsheet

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.



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



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

Office of Apprenticeship Key Initiatives

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RA TA Centers of Excellence

Apprenticeship Technical Assistance Centers of Excellence (RA TA Centers) serve as resources to stakeholders throughout the Registered Apprenticeship system. 

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Apprenticeship Ambassador Initiative

Learn how this growing network of over 200 employers, labor organizations, educators, and other stakeholders serve as champions for expanding and diversifying Registered Apprenticeship.

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Evaluation of the American Apprenticeship Initiative

Learn about the American Apprenticeship Initiative (AAI) and how it provides grants to expand Registered Apprenticeship into new sectors and to populations historically underrepresented.

Did You Know?

Registered 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.

$77K Average Starting Salary

Average starting salary after an apprentice completes an apprenticeship program

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93% 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

Stay in the Know

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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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The apprenticeship renaissance: Why a time-tested career pathway might be the best way to close talent gaps

As talent gaps grow ever wider and retaining talent becomes more challenging, the apprenticeship model offers the best way forward for companies and employees.Read More

Teacher Apprenticeships Are Booming in Wake of Shortages. Here’s What You Need to Know

New federal funding could help more people become teachers for free.

Sargento Foods finds truck drivers for Plymouth firm with state apprenticeship program

Sargento’s Amanda Lytle is the first to take to the road at the firm with the Professional Truck Driver Apprentice program.

What Is An Apprenticeship? Here’s What You Should Know

In this article, we explore what an apprenticeship is, the benefits of one, how to find a program and skilled trades that use these programs.

See what people are saying about Registered Apprenticeship across the Country

Louisiana Workforce Commission Secretary Ava Cates works hard to ensure Louisianans are equipped with the resources they need. She is also a leading advocate for women’s increased involvement in #RegisteredApprenticeship and an inspiration in her field. #LAWorks #LouisianaWorks


Mar 6

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NEW BLOG from @AvadoLearning on the value of apprenticeships in tackling ‘talent crisis’ #NAW2022 https://www.cypnow.co.uk/blogs/article/the-value-of-apprenticeships-in-tackling-talent-crisis?utm_term=Autofeed&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Twitter#Echobox=1677760093


Mar 2

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Indiana’s State Earn and Learn (SEAL) IT program uses skill- and work-based learning & #RegisteredApprenticeship best practices to train candidates and offer a pathway to a #GoodJob in the tech industry. Learn more about the program here: https://www.route-fifty.com/tech-data


Feb 21

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