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    Apprenticeship
    Posted On: 10/16/2017

    Companies in the financial services industry face complex workforce challenges in increasingly competitive domestic and global markets.  Apprenticeship is a proven solution for recruiting, training, and retaining world-class financial talent.  This page offers successful tools, program examples, and other resources that can be used to help expand apprenticeship in the financial services industry.

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    Apprenticeship
    Posted On: 10/16/2017

    National Apprenticeship Week (NAW) is a National Celebration that offers leaders in business, labor, education, and other critical partners a chance to express their support for Apprenticeship. NAW also gives apprenticeship sponsors the opportunity to showcase their programs, facilities and apprentices in their community. 

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    Apprenticeship
    Posted On: 10/16/2017

    The Promising Practices Resource Pages showcase innovations in each of these three areas. Each page contains three short SAE grantee Case Studies and a five-minute video featuring the innovators’ stories in their words. The Case Studies include a brief description of the innovation, advice and considerations for replication, a look at what’s ahead, and links for more information.

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    Apprenticeship
    Posted On: 10/11/2016

    As a resource to American Apprenticeship Initiative (AAI) grantees we've created the AAI Grants Performance Reporting Resources Page.  Please use this page as a resource in preparing and submitting your AAI Quarterly Performance Reports.

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    Apprenticeship
    Posted On: 8/25/2016

    The Office of Apprenticeship is excited to share information on the Federal Pathways Through Apprenticeship program.  The Pathways Through Apprenticeship program is designed to prepare applicants for a competitive career in the Federal service and to assist Federal managers in identifying, hiring and training a skilled workforce. Learn more by accessing the Pathways Through Apprenticeship Resource Page located under Related Content.

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    Apprenticeship
    Posted On: 8/18/2016

    The ApprenticeshipUSA Community of Practice has expanded the list of resources available related to the Advisory Committee on Apprenticeship (ACA).  This resource list will continue to expand as we continue our important work with the ACA to expand the number of apprenticeships available to workers across all industries throughout the U.S.  Click the "ACA Resource Page" link under Related Content to access the page.

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    Apprenticeship
    Posted On: 3/3/2016

    The Employment and Training Administration (ETA) and the Office of Apprenticeship (OA) have issued a Request for Information (RFI) from industry intermediaries to support the expansion of apprenticeships in targeted industries.  

  • Apprenticeship
    Posted On: 2/10/2016

    The Center American Progress has issued a brief detailing the successful strategies being used by several States to expand Apprenticeship through State funding, strategic partnerships, the use of Pre-Apprenticeship, and integration of Apprenticeship in broader State training plans and initiatives.  Read the full brief here.

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    Apprenticeship
    Posted On: 2/10/2016

    An advanced manufacturing company was able to overcome a severe skills shortage by following a systematic process to define the gap and determine solutions, implementing an apprenticeship program, and forming partnerships.  The systematic approach of human performance technology was applied to a Rolls-Royce plant in Virginia to close a critical skills gap in advanced manufacturing.  Read More Here on how Apprenticeship helps address the skills gap.

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    Apprenticeship
    Posted On: 4/21/2015

    Burlington College and Vermont HITEC have partnered to create the Institute for American Apprenticeships. The partnership combines workforce education, an apprenticeship, and a liberal arts education. Read More Here