National Apprenticeship Week 2020

National Apprenticeship Week 2020

Join us by hosting or participating in an event from November 8-14.

Learn More
Two people collaborating in open workspace setting

Explore Apprenticeship Resources

Find fact sheets, videos, resources, and more in the new Resource Hub.

EXPLORE
Industry-Recognized Apprenticeship Program

Industry-Recognized Apprenticeship Programs

View the first group of approved Standards Recognition Entities.

Explore

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.

View our Fact Sheet
BECOME AN APPRENTICE

I'M A CAREER SEEKER

Apprentices working together

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

START A PROGRAM

I'M AN EMPLOYER

Employer and colleague discuss file

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

ENGAGE EMPLOYERS AND STUDENTS

I'M AN EDUCATOR

Educator

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

Man working on laptop

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

Signing up for experience: Ceremony Recognizes Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College Students Selected for Apprenticeships

Four high school seniors signed up last week for the next step of their educational and workforce careers through Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College's Youth

Youth Apprenticeship Program Launches in Idaho

The governor’s office has announced the launch of Idaho’s Youth Apprenticeship program. The program’s goal is to both provide opportunities to young people and

It Pays To Be An Apprentice: 63% More

An apprenticeship program that matches employers with community colleges has launched graduates into middle class careers and could be a way to address the