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CREATING APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAMS THAT WORK FOR EVERYONE

We can all agree that valuable job-training programs like apprenticeships should be open to all workers, including those with disabilities. So this National Apprenticeship Week and all year long, we'll be reaffirming our commitment to expanding…

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APPRENTICESHIPS OFFER RECRUITMENT AND HIGH RETENTION RATES FOR EMPLOYERS

Like most students his age, Karbula assumed that in order to be successful, he needed a college degree. Now 28, Karbula is in his fourth year as an apprentice through the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (the program lasts five…

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WORKFORCE ACCELERATOR WILL PROVIDE HIGH-TECH TRAINING

As the expanding digital economy increases demand for highly skilled technology workers, IBM and Youngstown State University are partnering to fill the growing skills gap. IBM and university officials announced the launch of the YSU IT Workforce…

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APPRENTICESHIPS ARE OPPORTUNITIES

Apprenticeships mean more opportunities for Americans. Whether you are looking for your first job, changing career paths, or reentering the workforce, apprenticeships can create a bright future.…

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FREE APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM OFFERED TO WORKERS INTERESTED IN MECHATRONICS EMPLOYMENT

A new apprenticeship program will provide training to close the skills gap by offering free education to local workers. The partnership will allow individuals a chance to work at one of the manufacturers, gain hands-on experience and earn a…

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SHELTON STATE TO INTRODUCE NEW TEACHER APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM

This apprenticeship program would be for college and high school students looking to gain experience teaching in first class pre-K classrooms. Students in the high school program would get a child development associate credential, this makes them…

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