News & Information

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…

Read More

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.…

Read More

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…

Read More

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…

Read More

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…

Read More

CYBER APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTED DURING NATIONAL APPRENTICESHIP WEEK EVENT

The nationwide program is designed to create a steady pipeline of cybersecurity professionals for employers, while also offering a channel for participants to find high-paying jobs in the field. It was announced in July and is funded by the U.S.…

Read More