WHAT IS APPRENTICESHIP?
Apprenticeship is an industry-driven, high-quality career pathway where employers can develop and prepare their future workforce, and individuals can obtain paid work experience, classroom instruction, and a portable, nationally-recognized credential.
HOW CAN AN APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM BENEFIT YOU?
Recruit and develop a highly-skilled workforce that helps you grow your business
POSITIVE IMPACT TO YOUR BOTTOM LINE
Improve productivity, profitability, and your bottom line
Create flexible training options that ensure workers develop the right skills
Reduce turnover and liability costs
TAX AND EMPLOYEE TUITION BENEFITS
Receive tax credits and employee tuition benefits in participating states
91% of apprentices continue employment after the conclusion of the apprenticeship program
TYPES OF APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAMS
There are now two types of apprenticeship programs that employers can offer:
A Registered Apprenticeship Program (RAP) is a proven model of apprenticeship that has been validated by the Department of Labor or a State Apprenticeship Agency.
An Industry-Recognized Apprenticeship Program (IRAP) is a customizable model of apprenticeship that has been validated by a proven industry accreditor.
CONNECT WITH AN APPRENTICESHIP REPRESENTATIVE
Are you seeking more information or need help getting started? Visit our Contact Us page, select Program Assistance as the Topic, and we'll help connect you to an apprenticeship representative to address your needs.