8th Annual National Apprenticeship Week Gets Ready To Kick Off Next Week – U.S. Department Of Labor To Help Showcase Nationwide Apprenticeship Training Opportunities And The Success And Value For Rebuilding The County’s Economy
(WASHINGTON, D.C.) – The U.S. Department of Labor (USDOL) is getting ready to kick off the 8th annual National Apprenticeship Week, which begins on Monday, November 14th and runs to November 20th.
National Apprenticeship Week showcases the efforts of industry, Organized Labor, equity, workforce, education and government - which will host events across the country in order to demonstrate the successes and value of Registered Apprenticeship for rebuilding our economy, advancing racial and gender equity, and supporting underserved communities.
According to the USDOL, National Apprenticeship Week is an opportunity to highlight how Registered Apprenticeship, a proven and industry-driven training model, provides a critical talent pipeline that can help address some of the Nation’s pressing workforce challenges - such as rebuilding our country’s infrastructure, critical supply chain demands, supporting a clean energy workforce, modernizing the country’s cyber-security response, and responding to economy issues.
During National Apprenticeship Week 2022, the USDOL will highlight the following key themes:
Monday, November 14th: Registered Apprenticeship in New and Emerging Industries.
Tuesday, November 15th: Pre-Apprenticeship and Youth Apprenticeship.
Wednesday, November 16th: Expanding Registered Apprenticeship to Underserved Populations.
Thursday, November 17th: Women in Apprenticeship.
Friday, November 18th: Public Service Apprenticeship and Veterans in Apprenticeship.
For More On National Apprenticeship Week, Go To: www.apprenticeship.gov/national-apprenticeship-week