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National Apprenticeship Week

NATIONAL APPRENTICESHIP WEEK IS HERE

U.S. Secretary of Labor Alexander Acosta today announced the start of National Apprenticeship Week.

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SIMPLILEARN PARTNERS WITH EF OVERWATCH

EF Overwatch and Simplilearn Launch Online Corporate Skills Apprenticeship Program To Train High Performance Veterans For Successful Transitions

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NEW PUBLIC LEADERSHIP APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM - SOUTH CAROLINA

Apprenticeship Carolina and Trident Community College launch public apprenticeship program for 16 apprentices…

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SAMPSON COMMUNITY COLLEGE PARTNERS WITH APPRENTICESHIPNC

Sampson Community College partners with ApprenticeshipNC for building and construction apprenticeship program…

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ABC’S BUILDING MASS CAREERS PRE-APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM

Inaugural class to graduate from ABC’s Building Mass Careers pre-apprenticeship program

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17 SIGN UP FOR APPRENTICESHIP RANDOLPH

Randolph Community College, Randolph County School System, Asheboro City Schools, Asheboro/Randolph Chamber of…

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INTRODUCING APPRENTICESHIP SIGNING DAY

KION North America hires youth apprentices

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LOGIC PD LAUNCHES NEW APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM

Electronics Manufacturing Services and Logic PD launch apprenticeship program with first 10 of 135 apprentices…

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PRE-APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM AIMS TO ADDRESS WORKFORCE ISSUES

Cameron County Education Initiative and Workforce Solutions Cameron launch construction pre-apprenticeship program

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Department of Labor announces next steps to expand the successful apprenticeship model to new industries, issued July 2018.

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ECC TO LAUNCH TWO APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAMS THIS FALL

Elgin Community College launches industrial maintenance and nursing assistance apprenticeship program

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PRE-APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM HELP UNDERSERVED WITH EMPLOYMENT

New Jersey Reentry Corporation to admin 220 to pre-apprenticeship program

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KOKOMO, INDIANA LANDS STATE’S FIRST EARN AND LEARN PROGRAM

Stewart’s Healthcare Consultants launches apprenticeship program

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TECH WORKFORCE EXPANDING IN LOUISIANA THROUGH APPRENTICESHIP

Tech Industry apprenticeship program Apprenti expanding to Louisiana with 30 new apprentices

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MANUFACTURING PROGRAM OPENS DOORS FOR SYNERGY STUDENTS

Advanced Composites & Metalforming Technology hires 2 apprentices from pre-apprenticeship programs

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ADAMS STATE AWARDED GRANT FOR HIGH SCHOOL APPRENTICESHIPS

Adams State University continues high school artificial intelligence and robotics apprenticeship program

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The Presidential Executive Order Expanding Apprenticeships in America, enacted in June 2017

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IVANKA TRUMP: APPRENTICESHIP COULD HELP FILL 2M MANUFACTURING JOBS

Ivanka Trump, the president's daughter and his special advisor, held a business roundtable Wednesday with a group of high-powered CEOs committed to improving the country's technical education programs. One of the CEOs in attendance, Judith Marks…

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HOW TRUMP CAN MAKE APPRENTICESHIPS A HIT

A well-designed apprenticeship system — one that combines classroom instruction with paid, on-the-job training in a specific trade — has the potential to help U.S. companies grow, reduce their need for foreign talent, liberate young people from…

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APPRENTICESHIPS AREN'T JUST FOR WELDERS ANYMORE

Victor Gutierrez was working his way through community college by balancing two dead-end jobs when he heard about an apprenticeship that would enable him to finish his coursework while earning a paycheck. "It fit perfectly," he said. But Mr.…

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LABOR SECRETARY ACOSTA DISCUSSES APPRENTICESHIP DEVELOPMENT

Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta has asked federal agencies to look into and recommend new executive actions to promote apprenticeship programs and opportunities. The Trump administration is focusing on growing apprentice and worker training…

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TO FIGHT UNEMPLOYMENT, TRUMP PLANS TO PUSH APPRENTICESHIPS

To reduce joblessness, President Trump will focus next week on something he knows well — apprentices.

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LABOR SECRETARY VISITS DETROIT-AREA FACTORIES, TALKS JOBS AND APPRENTICESHIPS

Creating jobs in Michigan means filling positions that are currently vacant. That's according to U.S. Secretary of Labor Alexander Acosta, who met with employees at the Milton Manufacturing plant in Detroit and the Ford Truck Plant in Dearborn to…

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EMPLOYERS 'UNLOCKING THE POTENTIAL' OF APPRENTICESHIP FOR WHITE-COLLAR JOBS

The Hartford welcomed 20 apprentices to its claims operations in May, with plans to bring 200 apprentices aboard by 2020. The Connecticut-based property and casualty insurance company is the latest example of an organization offering on-the-job…

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GOVERNOR SIGNS APPRENTICESHIP TAX CREDIT PROGRAM BILL

Gov. Steve Bullock held a ceremonial bill signing in Great Falls on Thursday for his apprenticeship tax credit program, which he hopes will encourage businesses to grow, create jobs and build employee skills. "Small businesses are the heart of…

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FRANKLIN APPRENTICESHIPS™ LAUNCHES NEW CONSULTING AND CAPACITY BUILDING PROGRAMS TO MODERNIZE AMERICAN APPRENTICESHIPS

Franklin Apprenticeships, a U.S. based consulting and capacity building firm dedicated solely to delivering on the promise for U.S. expansion of Apprenticeship Programs, announced today the official launch of its company.
Aiming to…

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CHARTER EXPANDS BROADBAND TECHNICIAN PROGRAM FOR VETERANS

Charter said it is expanding its five-state Broadband Technician Apprenticeship Program to its entire 41-state footprint. The program, designed to employ veterans, includes both physical and digital classroom training, as well as on-the-job…

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FOUR-YEAR COLLEGE NOT FOR YOU? THERE ARE MANY PATHWAYS TO CAREER SUCCESS

When he wasn't studying for the high school diploma he'll get next Friday, 17-year-old Alvaro Soria of Toppenish was helping build a home for Habitat for Humanity. The work is part of the YouthBuild program, which provides job training in…

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LABOR SECRETARY ACOSTA: TRUMP STILL LOVES APPRENTICESHIPS

Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta said Friday that the Labor Department would focus on promoting a type of work that President Trump has long used himself — apprenticeships. Acosta said they were key to addressing a skills gap that has plagued the…

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SOUTH CAROLINA'S APPRENTICESHIP INITIATIVE CRACKS GROWTH MILESTONE

 

South Carolina's expanding apprenticeship initiative cracked a goal this week that it set a decade ago, when hardly anyone in the state signed up for on-the-job training programs. Apprenticeship Carolina says more than 26,000 people…

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MERCURIA BRINGS FIRST AMERICAN APPRENTICES INTO FULL-TIME POSITIONS

Mercuria Energy, one of the world's largest independent integrated energy and commodities groups, today presented certificates of completion to the apprentices in their U.S. apprenticeship program and awarded them fulltime positions. Mercuria…

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