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Posted 9/23/2016 3:36 PM by Chad AleshireThe Paul Hall Center Welcomes the Freedom Star, an Exciting New Addition to the Seafarers Apprenticeship Program
Posted 7/11/2016 11:53 AM by Chad Aleshire
Under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, sponsors of Registered Apprenticeship programs have the opportunity to be included on state Eligible Training Provider Lists (ETPL). This new provision paves the way for closer collaboration among the workforce and apprenticeship systems, and expanded training opportunities for workers. Now there's a suite of resources to help you and your partners access WIOA-related resources and support, including information on how to join the ETPL list.
Posted 5/2/2016 3:59 PM by Chad Aleshire
Through the ApprenticeshipUSA initiative, DOL is investing to support strategies to catalyze industry partnerships in fast-growing and high-tech industries. Read more on why the administration is making these investments. This blog was originally posted on the official DOL blog page and can be read here: DOL Blog Page as well.
Posted 3/14/2016 2:14 PM by Chad Aleshire
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.
Posted 2/19/2016 2:54 PM by Chad Aleshire
Secretary of Labor Tom E. Perez on the availability of $100 million in grants for American Apprenticeship Initiative (AAI) to serve as a catalyst for a uniquely American Apprenticeship system that meets economic, industry and workforce needs. This historic investment will help more workers participate in apprenticeships, and support public-private partnerships that promote the expansion of quality and innovative Registered Apprenticeship programs. Read the Secretary’s blog to learn more.
Posted 2/11/2015 10:14 AM byThe White House and the U.S. Department of Labor have jointly announced the launch of the ApprenticeshipUSA LEADERs initiative to encourage employers to join the effort to increase their talent pipelines and expand Apprenticeship in the U.S. Are you ready to become a LEADER today? Apprenticeship USA! Read more here.
Posted 1/29/2014 11:01 AM by Chad AleshirePresident Obama discussed the need to prepare workers with job-ready skills during his January 28 State of the Union Address, and followed that by highlighting the need for more apprenticeships to accomplish that goal. Read more here.