What is Pre-Apprenticeship?

Pre-apprenticeship is a program or set of strategies designed to prepare individuals for entry into Register Apprenticeship Programs (RAP) or other job opportunities. Pre-apprenticeships may last from a few weeks to a few months and may or may not include wages or stipend.  Pre-apprenticeship programs have varied program elements; however, at the core, places an individual on a pathway to employability through a RAP.