Welcome to the Second Cohort of Apprenticeship Ambassadors
Congratulations to the second cohort of 98 organizations chosen to serve as Apprenticeship Ambassadors. These organizations will join the initial 205 Apprenticeship Ambassadors for a total of 303 Apprenticeship Ambassadors. Please see the list of Cohort 2 Apprenticeship Ambassadors in the "Cohort 2" tab below.
The initiative brings together industry, labor, education, equity and workforce leaders to partner with the Office of Apprenticeship. Ambassadors communicate the value of Registered Apprenticeships as a workforce strategy in high-demand industries and develop and expand opportunities for people who have been underserved historically.
"Our apprenticeship program is part of the solution to bridge the skills gap, bringing diverse talent to corporate positions where they earn as they learn with on-the-job and in-classroom training."
"With investment in training, Registered Apprenticeships provide relevant and rigorous curriculum demands that ensure a skilled workforce capable of meeting any job requirement."
Labor Management Cooperation Committee Chicago/Cook County Local 134 “Powering Chicago”
"As HR Recruitment, Retention and Retooling plans, Registered Apprenticeships are a great way to attract and retain employees through training, competitive wages and industry recognized credentials."
Texas Workforce Commission
"Registered Apprenticeship expands talent pipelines to diverse candidates from a variety of backgrounds and provides opportunities employers to asses candidates on their abilities."
West Los Angeles College