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WNY Construction Career Days Returns After A Two-Year COVID Break - More Than 1,100 High School Students Expected To Attend Two-Day, Hands-On Event ‘Aimed At Introducing Them To A Potential Career In The Unionized’ Building Trades

Published on Friday, September 30, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
(LAKEVIEW, NEW YORK) – After a two-year break due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, more than 1,100 high school students from 34 schools across the region are expected to attend the Western New York Construction Career Days Event, which will be held on Wednesday, October 5th and Thursday, October 6th at the International Union of Operating Engineers (IUOE) more»

Free Carpenter Pre-Apprenticeship Training Offered At Honolulu Community College

Published on Thursday, September 29, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
Honolulu Community College is offering a free eight-week Carpentry Pre-Apprenticeship Training Program for residents interested in pursuing career pathways in the Skilled Trades as Carpenters, Dry-Wallers and Millwrights starting in early October. The successful completion of this intensive, hands-on course serves as a direct pathway to becoming a more»

“Skilled Trade Workers Are Vital To Pennsylvania’s Economy” - IBEW Local 163 Joint Apprenticeship & Training Effort Receives $297,000 In State Funding

Published on Tuesday, September 27, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
MyChesCo.com reports Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf has announced $297,000 in new funding for the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 163 Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee (JATC) – money that will go towards providing training for 30 Apprentices in Northeastern Pennsylvania. “Skilled Trade Workers are vital to more»

Nashville’s Construction Industry ‘Is Booming’ & ‘One Job Training Program Is Helping Tennesseans Get A Piece Of The Pie’

Published on Sunday, September 25, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
Like many critical industries in Tennessee, the construction field is facing a labor shortage. Businesses have been having a hard time finding skilled Laborers, like Welders and Iron Workers. Damon Mitchell at WPLN.org reports on a program called Music City Construction Careers, which has been trying to get people who normally aren’t exposed to the more»

IBEW Local 134 Trains Chicago Youth For The ‘Growing’ Solar Market

Published on Thursday, September 22, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
In Chicago, Michael Gerstein YouthToday.org reports on International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 134 using funds from 2016 Illinois State Climate Legislation to run a two-week Solar Academy geared toward young people. According to Gerstein, the effort is drawing students and recent graduates from a handful of schools across Chicago, some more»

Architectural Glass & Metal Technician Program Certifies 1,000th Glazier

Published on Tuesday, September 20, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
(SACKETS HARBOR, NEW YORK) - The Architectural Glass & Metal Technician (AGMT) Program – North America’s only ANSI-accredited, third-party assessment of an experienced Glazier’s knowledge and abilities - has certified its 1,000th Glazier since the program began in 2019. Mike Marye, an Indianapolis Glazier and a Union Member more»

St. Louis Regional Workforce Training Centers Receive $5.8 Million USDOL Grant To Fund Apprenticeships - Effort Aims To Employ & Train 750 People From Low-Income & Historically Underserved Communities In Fields That Are In ‘High Demand’

Published on Sunday, September 18, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
Andrea Y. Henderson at St. Louis Public Radio (NPR) reports on the Madison County Employment and Training Center and five other Workforce Agencies in the St. Louis region that have received a four-year, $5.8 million Grant from the U.S. Department of Labor to fund Bio-Science, Health Care And Education Apprenticeships. The Hub aims to employ and train 750 more»

The State Of Illinois ‘Invests In Pre-Apprenticeship Programs To Prepare A More Diverse’ Union Workforce

Published on Thursday, September 15, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
Lauren Victory with CBS Chicago reports on a new Pre-Apprenticeship effort in Illinois, where the aim is to prepare a more diverse Union Workforce. "This is really about focused, intentional learning and intentional curriculum that can prepare people for applying to the Building Trade and Apprenticeship Programs," one representative told Victory, which more»

UA VIP Program ‘Provides Marine A Smooth Transition’ To Civilian Career

Published on Tuesday, September 13, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
For U.S. Marine Sgt. Rachel Lablance, the United Association Veterans in Piping (VIP) Program set her up with a turn-key civilian career that made transitioning out of the military an easy process. “The UA VIP Program set me up with the skills and training I needed from day one from my transition out of the Marine Corps,” Lablance said. more»

Via MOXY, The Voice Of Women In Infrastructure - HVAC Tech Laura Grant Says: “If I Can Do It, So Can The Next Woman”

Published on Sunday, September 11, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
TheMOXYVoice.com Molly Loonam reports on Laura Grant, who was looking for a new career opportunity when she discovered heating, refrigeration, and air conditioning. Now with five years in the industry under her belt, Grant says the rewards of working in the Skilled Trades are priceless - and a great opportunity for Women. “The world needs more Women more»

The White House Is ‘Redoubling Its Efforts’ for Apprenticeships

Published on Thursday, September 8, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
Rebecca Rainey at Bloomberg Law reports the Biden Administration wants to create 460 new Registered Apprenticeship Programs and get more than 10,000 of those trained Workers hired over the next year as part of its latest effort to expand the U.S. Department of Labor’s Job Training Model. To Directly Access This Apprenticeship And Training Labor News more»

Union Apprenticeship Training Is ‘Opening Career Doors’ In Central Illinois

Published on Tuesday, September 6, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
Mike Matejka at Pantagraph.com reports on Union Apprenticeship training opportunities that are opening career doors in Central Illinois, where local Construction Unions are looking for qualified applicants to eventually work on a number of area projects, ranging from wind farms to State and Federal Highway Projects. To Directly Access This Apprenticeship more»

Union Carpenters & Contractors ‘Are Building Futures And Careers’

Published on Sunday, September 4, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
Jasmine Kenchen, a Union Carpenter represented by Local 157 in New York City, has a nice Labor Perspective published in The New York Amsterdam News. Says Kenchen: “When I started my journey to become a Union Carpenter four and a half years ago, I didn’t know how much I would come to love my job. I have become a more confident and determined more»

Apprenticeships ‘Gain Popularity Amid Labor Shortage’ In Michigan

Published on Thursday, September 1, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
Tess Ware at The Petoskey (Michigan) News-Review reports on Apprenticeships, on-job training and alternative education options are soaring in popularity among Employees and employers in the State of Michigan. Ware also reports that while Apprenticeships have existed for a long time, they were primarily for the Building Trades like electricians, Carpenters more»

“We Need This Next Generation” - Union Carpentry, Construction Trades ‘Seek Future Workers In The State Of Ohio’

Published on Tuesday, August 30, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
Kevin Lynch of The Daily Record in Ohio reports that State’s Construction Industry has a bright future for those willing to work in it. Lynch covered an event where Representatives from the Indiana/Kentucky/Ohio Regional Council of Carpenters reached out to students in the Building Trades Program of the Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center. To more»

As Apprenticeships ‘Take Off, Unions Are In The Driver’s Seat’ - The Country’s Unions ‘Are At The Forefront Of Efforts To Build Up The Workforce To Meet Demand In Construction, Manufacturing & Other High-Need’ Industries

Published on Sunday, August 28, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
George Lorenzo at workshift.opencampusmedia.org reports on Apprenticeships taking off, which is positioning Labor Unions in the driver’s seat. Read His Apprenticeship And Training Labor News Story At: https://workshift.opencampusmedia.org/as-apprenticeships-take-off-unions-are-in-the-drivers-seat/

In Michigan: New Apprenticeship Program ‘Leads To Life-Changing Career Opportunities’ For Adults With Disabilities

Published on Friday, August 26, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
(LANSING, MICHIGAN) - A new Cook Registered Apprenticeship Program created through a unique partnership between the U.S. Department of Labor’s Michigan Office of Apprenticeship, the Michigan Department of Labor and Economic Opportunity’s (LEO) State Apprenticeship Expansion team, Michigan Career and Technical Institute (MCTI) and Torch 180 of more»

Apprenticeships ‘Are Going Beyond’ The Trades

Published on Tuesday, August 23, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
Alex Fitzpatrick at Axios has an interesting report on Apprenticeship Programs for people without college diplomas - he says they’re back on the rise after a brief dip during the COVID-19 Pandemic and they're gaining traction in new fields. To Directly Access This Apprenticeship And Training Labor News Story, Go To: more»

Apprenticeships ‘Have Massive Potential To Transform’ Appalachia’s Workforce

Published on Sunday, August 21, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
Teagan Hughes in Policy Matters Ohio’s Education & Training Department has authored a piece on how Apprenticeships have the massive potential to transform Appalachia’s Workforce. She writes about ReImagine Appalachia, a coalition of Policy, Labor, Environmental and Racial Equity Groups working toward recovery and prosperity for Ohio River more»

U.S. Department Of Labor ‘Fuels Registered Apprenticeships’ Growth’ With APPRENTICESHIPUSA Branding Effort & Public Conversations – ‘Coincides With 85th Anniversary Of National Apprenticeship Act’s Passage’

Published on Thursday, August 18, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
(WASHINGTON, D.C.) - On August 16th, 1937, the Nation took a historic step toward formalizing standards for Registered Apprenticeships, including those related to their safety and health and to prevent many forms of discrimination toward Workers in training. Coinciding with the 85th anniversary of the passage of the National Apprenticeship Act - or the more»

‘We’re Hiring, Especially If You Are In High School And Want An Apprenticeship’ - Companies Are ‘Increasingly Tapping Students With Promises Of Training & Good Wages’

Published on Tuesday, August 16, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
Molly Smith & Nic Querolo at Bloomberg report on U.S. companies that are increasingly tapping high school students for skilled jobs. As a result, Apprenticeships are seeing a renaissance after failing to gain a foothold over the past few decades. To Read This Apprenticeship And Training Labor News Story, Go To: more»

Meet Judaline Cassidy: The Plumber ‘Flushing Away Stereotypes To Motivate Women In Construction’

Published on Sunday, August 14, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
Emily Beyda at The Blubeam Blog has a story on Judaline Cassidy, who’s been laughed at for being a Female Plumber - but that hasn’t stopped her from ascending to the top of her craft and being a trailblazer for other Women entering the Trade. To Read This Apprenticeship And Training Labor News Story, Go To: more»

Penn State University’s Unique Butcher Apprenticeship Program Is ‘Showing Results’

Published on Thursday, August 11, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
LacansterFarming.com’s Philip Gruber reports on the Penn State University Butcher Apprenticeship Program, which he says is beginning to pay off for aspiring Meat Cutters and Pennsylvania’s Agriculture Industry. To Directly Access This Apprenticeship And Training Labor News Story, Go To: more»

In New Jersey, The Building Trades ‘Expand’ Apprenticeships As Infrastructure Initiatives & ‘The Demand For’ Solar And Wind Energy ‘Are Generating Renewed Interest In Construction Careers’

Published on Tuesday, August 9, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
Contributing Writer Joe Cavaluzzi to njbmagazine.com has a story about the Building Trades in New Jersey are gearing up their workforce development and Apprenticeship efforts to meet the demands of major infrastructure and renewable energy projects. To Read This Apprenticeship And Training Labor News Story, Go To: more»

It’s ‘Back To School’ For Newark Residents Seeking Careers In Union Construction

Published on Sunday, August 7, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
Insider NJ reports on the Apprentices who are participating in the State of New Jersey’s first Pathways to Apprenticeship Class and are working to complete the Laborers Union’s 80-hour General Construction Course - introductory safety and skills training required of all new Apprentices before being dispatched to work for the Union’s more»

International Association Of Heat And Frost Insulators Holds Advanced Pads, Metal Layout 'Train-The-Trainer' Courses

Published on Thursday, August 4, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
(CHICAGO, ILLINOIS) – Earlier this year, more than a dozen Local JATC Training Coordinators and Instructors attended the International Association Of Heat And Frost Insulators (IAHFI) Advanced Pad Development and Advanced Metal Layout Train-the-Trainers courses at Local 17’s Training Center in Chicago. The two courses were offered by the more»

“Being An Activist And Advocating For Women To Be Hired In The Elevator Trade Has Been My Life’s Work” – LegalMomentum Introduces Us To Union Elevator Constructor L.J. Dolin

Published on Tuesday, August 2, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
“Being an Activist and advocating for Women to be hired in the Elevator Trade has been my life’s work,” LegalMomentum introduces us to L.J. Dolin, a Member of International Union of Elevator Constructors Local 131 in Albuquerque, New Mexico To Directly Access This Apprenticeship And Training Labor News Story, Go To: more»

‘The Life Of The Union Plumber’ - The United Association ‘Is Known For Its Top-Notch Training, But It Also Has A Successful Ambassador Program To Help Recruit’ Women & People Of Color

Published on Sunday, July 31, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
Kelly L. Faloon at ContractorMag.com reports on the life of the Union Plumber and what the United Association is doing with a successful Ambassador Program to help recruit Women and People of Color into the Trade. To Directly Access This Apprenticeship And Training Labor News Story, Go To: more»

SMART Local 206 Journeyworker Wins July NABTU Tradeswomen Heroes Award

Published on Thursday, July 28, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
The Tradeswomen Heroes Awards Program honors two Apprentices and two Journey-Level Workers in the United States and Canada that set an exemplary example both on and off the jobsite. In July (2022), yet another SMART (International Association of Sheet Metal, Air, Rail and Transportation Workers) Sister earned recognition from North America’s Building more»

‘This Is Not Your Typical Summer Camp’ - In Austin, Texas A Construction Camp ‘Has A Goal Of Empowering More Women To Enter The Construction Industry’

Published on Tuesday, July 26, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
KVUE-TV’s Conner Board reports on a construction camp in Austin, Texas that’s not your typical Summer camp. It’s a hands-on day offering with the goal of empowering more Women to enter the Construction Industry. To Read This Apprenticeship And Training Labor News Story, Go To: more»

Southwestern College Partners With The San Diego County Building & Construction Trades Council To Expand Its High Road Construction Apprenticeship Readiness Program

Published on Sunday, July 24, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
Southwestern College in California is partnering with the San Diego County Building & Construction Trades Council and the San Diego Workforce Partnership to expand its High Road Construction Apprenticeship Readiness Program. The free program will prepare students for rewarding, well-paying careers in the Construction Industry. To Read This more»

Oregon Tradeswomen Receives $150,000 Grant From Google To Support Women In The Building & Construction Trades

Published on Thursday, July 21, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
(PORTLAND, OREGON) - Oregon Tradeswomen, the non-profit that supports Women entering Building Trades Apprenticeship Programs, HAS received $150,000 in grant funding from Google Data Centers. Portland-based Oregon Tradeswomen will use the money to expand outreach to potential candidates for its Apprenticeship Placement Programs, and to offer candidates a more»

From MOXY - The Voice Of Women In Infrastructure: Homesteading Toward A Dream - “Just Go, Learn, Do And Stand Yourself Back Up”

Published on Tuesday, July 19, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
MOXY, The Voice of Women In Infrastructure, recently published a must read story on Josephine Hollandbeck and the life obstacles that she overcame on her path to become a Union Electrician with the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW). To Read This Apprenticeship And Training Labor News Story By MOXY, Go To: more»

Pennsylvania State Investment In Insulators Local 23Apprenticeship Program ‘Commended’ By State Senator Schwank: “Support Being Given To This Program Is A Meaningful Step In The Right Direction”

Published on Sunday, July 17, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
(GRANVILLE, PENNSYLVANIA) – Pennsylvania State Senator Judy Schwank is commending Governor Tom Wolf’s Administration for investing $264,980 in a Union Apprenticeship Program that will serve 18 counties. The funding was awarded to the Insulators Local 23 Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee for a program aimed at growing the number of more»

The BRAVE Act Aims to Get Vets Into Apprenticeships

Published on Thursday, July 14, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
(WASHINGTON, D.C.) - U.S. Representative Donald Norcross of New Jersey knows the value of a Union Apprenticeship. Norcross - a member of International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Folsom, New Jersey Local 351, the only Union Electrician in Congress, has a Bill to help extend that opportunity to as many Veterans as possible. The Bringing more»

Looking For A New Career? This May Be It: A U.S. Department Of Energy Report Finds Energy Jobs ‘Grew Faster Than Overall U.S. Employment In 2021’ - Annual Report Also ‘Shows Strength’ In Clean Energy Jobs

Published on Tuesday, July 12, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
T&D World reports the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has released the 2022 U.S. Energy and Employment Report (USEER), a comprehensive study designed to track and understand employment trends across the energy sector and within key energy technologies. T&D World says the report covers 2021 and despite economic uncertainty, the analysis shows the more»

Newark, New Jersey Graduates Lead The Laborers’ Pathway to Apprenticeship NJ

Published on Sunday, July 10, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
At Insider NJ: In their quest for a career in the Building Trades, the Laborers’ Pathways to Apprenticeship NJ has graduated its first class at the TREC Center in Newark’s South Ward. To Read This Apprenticeship And Training Labor News Story, Go To: https://www.insidernj.com/newark-graduates-lead-laborers-pathway-apprenticeship-nj/

Nashville Building Trades President Erick Coons Says Trade Jobs ‘Are A Ticket To The Middle Class’

Published on Tuesday, July 5, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
Read what Nashville Building Trades President Erick Coons has to say about the many career opportunities that are there for young people in the Unionized Trades. Read WPLN’s Damon Mitchell’s story at https://wpln.org/post/nashville-union-leader-says-trade-jobs-are-a-ticket-to-the-middle-class/

U.S. Service Members Can Find Civilian Career Opportunities Through SkillBridge, A U.S. Defense Department Career Transition Program ‘That Connects Employment Opportunities Through’ Internships & Apprenticeships

Published on Sunday, July 3, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
(WASHINGTON, D.C.) - Separating Service Members who are preparing to enter the Civilian Workforce can use the U.S. Defense Department's (DOD) Career Transition Program, SkillBridge, to explore career opportunities through internships and Apprenticeships. SkillBridge is one DOD effort to help Service Members more successfully transition from military life more»

New Jersey’s Laborers Local 55 ‘Takes Aim At Poverty, Offers Lifetime Career Course’ For Newark Residents Through A ‘Pathway To Apprenticeship’

Published on Thursday, June 30, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
InsiderNJ reports on Newark-based Laborers Local 55, which is taking aim at inter-generational poverty, by providing Newark residents with what the Union calls a Pathway to Apprenticeship. The Union recently launched a five-week Construction Trade Career Pathway Workshop in an attempt, InsiderNJ reports, to work to break through the disconnect between more»

In St. Thomas, Virgin Islands, The 2022 Marine Apprenticeship Program ‘Sets Sail’ With 12 Graduates

Published on Tuesday, June 28, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
WNYLaborToday.com Editor’s Note: The Virgin Islands Daily News reports the Marine Rebuild Fund is boosting employment opportunities in the Marine Industry by creating Captains Training Programs. Recently, 12 students received their certificates from the Virgin Islands Professional Charter Association’s Marine Apprenticeship Program. To Read more»

A ‘Unique Partnership’ Between The IBEW & A Community College In Ohio ‘Allows Apprentices To Finish A Five-Year Apprenticeship Program & Earn An Associate Degree - At The Same Time’

Published on Sunday, June 26, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
WNYLaborToday.com Editor’s Note: You Can Read About This Unique Partnership Involving International Brotherhood Of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 246 & Eastern Gateway Community College In Steubenville, Ohio At: https://www.weirtondailytimes.com/news/business/2022/06/ibew-apprentices-obtain-their-degrees-from-eastern-gateway/

The U.S. Labor Department Announces Alliance With The Kansas City Electrical Apprenticeship and Training Committee To Promote Workplace Safety - OSHA, The IBEW & NECA Join In Signing Safety Training Alliance

Published on Thursday, June 23, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
(KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI) - Recognizing the need for developing safe electrical work practices at the start of a career, the Kansas City Electrical Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee - a Training Apprenticeship Program for Electricians - has signed an alliance with the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration more»

“When Working Families Succeed, We All Succeed” - Governor Whitmer ‘Kicks Off Grand Opening’ Of The Michigan Regional Carpenters & Millwrights’ State-Of-The-Art Training Center In Detroit

Published on Tuesday, June 21, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
(DETROIT, MICHIGAN) - Governor Gretchen Whitmer recently joined Labor Leaders and local Elected Officials for a ribbon-cutting ceremony to officially open the Michigan Regional Council of Carpenters and Millwrights' (MRCC) new Training Center in Northwest Detroit. The 145,000 square-foot Training Center is home to state-of-the-art classrooms, training more»

Labor Perspective From Joel Kotkin, The Presidential Fellow In Urban Futures At Chapman University & Executive Director Of The Urban Reform Institute: ‘Forget College, The Skilled Trades Are The Future Of The U.S. Economy’

Published on Sunday, June 19, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
America is suffering from a Worker shortage, but a more persistent and perhaps even urgent problem is the profound lack of skills among younger Americans. American elite universities may still be still regarded as the world's best, but for most young people, the educational system - from grade school to graduate school - is something of a failure, a more»

Auto Apprenticeship Program Launches In Northern Kentucky ‘To Address The Dire Shortage Of Area Service Technicians’ - As Nationally, There Are Nearly 700,000 Job Openings For Service Techs

Published on Thursday, June 16, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
(NORTHERN KENTUCKY) - With an estimated 25% to 30% of Northern Kentucky-area auto service bays unused for lack of Service Technicians (and 700 Tri-State Technician job openings posted on job recruitment sites), an Apprenticeship Program to address that shortage is expanding from Louisville to the Northern Kentucky area. Automotive Apprentice Group (AAG) more»

In Partnership With The Laborers’ Union, The City Of Phoenix Is Now Offering A Paid Apprenticeship Training Program To Become Street Maintenance Workers

Published on Tuesday, June 14, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
(PHOENIX, ARIZONA) – It’s a career that is as solid as the concrete they are pouring. The City of Phoenix is offering a new, unique opportunity on Valley streets where participants can make the roads safer while getting paid to train. "I've learned a lot of stuff, like how to use the jackhammers, how to lay asphalt, how to mix concrete - also more»

Amid School ‘Staff Shortages,’ Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds Announces Teacher & Para-Educator Apprenticeship Funding

Published on Sunday, June 12, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
(DES MOINES, IOWA) - High school students in more than 130 Iowa School Districts may start training as Para-Educators, Governor Kim Reynolds has announced, which is part of a new grant program designed to bring more Teachers into the workforce. The Teacher and Para-Educator Registered Apprenticeship Pilot Grant Program allocates $45.6 million for school more»

State Of Maine Grant Will Create 450 Apprentice & Pre-Apprentice Opportunities

Published on Thursday, June 9, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
(LEWISTON, MAINE) - The local Lewiston workforce is set to receive a boost over the next two years in response to a State of Maine Grant that’s designed to spur growth for high-demand Technical Trades. Lewiston Adult Education was one of 14 organizations to receive an Apprenticeship Grant from the Maine Jobs and Recovery Plan this year. The program more»

State Of Michigan Semiconductor Career & Apprenticeship Network Program ‘Aimed At Creating Good Paying Jobs’

Published on Tuesday, June 7, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
(LANSING, MICHIGAN) – Governor Gretchen Whitmer recently joined with the Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) to announce Michigan Strategic Fund (MSF) approval of support for a new Semiconductor Technician Apprenticeship Program intended to strengthen the pipeline of the Semiconductor Workforce. MSF also approved $1.5 million in more»