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Funding Opportunities Awarded

Learn about new awards recently announced in support of Registered Apprenticeship

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Pride Celebration

Celebrating Pride in June

We are proud to support diversity in apprenticeship and support our LGBTQ+ community

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Caribbean American Heritage Month

Caribbean-American Heritage Month

OA is proud to recognize Caribbean Americans in our apprenticeship workforce

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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

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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Philly Shipyard brings in a new generation of apprentices

The Philly Shipyard is recovering from the negative business impacts of COVID and just opened its doors in May to the first class of apprentices since the last…Read More

Pre-Apprenticeship Launches to Help Aspiring Farmers

Pasa Sustainable Agriculture is starting a Pre-apprenticeship program, formally registered with the PA Department of Labor & Industry, to provide

Methodist Healthcare Apprenticeship Program Leads Students from Training Right into Jobs

The Alamo Colleges is partnering with Methodist Healthcare for the Patient Care Technician (PCT) apprenticeship program, which is part of the district’s

Hospitality Apprenticeship Program Being Offered in Hilton Head

Apprenticeship Carolina has teamed up with the Bluffton Hilton Head Chamber to expand apprenticeship opportunities to Technical College of the Lowcountry