“Registered Apprenticeships use proven strategies that help connect young people with good jobs and provide employers with skilled, entry-level employees,” explained Acting Secretary Su. “The apprenticeship program graduates we honored here today at the Department of Labor remind us how these programs change peoples’ lives, creating a brighter future for them and for our nation.”
Earlier this year, we announced plans to create a national network of apprentices and apprenticeship graduates whose individual stories may inspire career seekers interested in becoming apprentices. This week, we announced the 57 youth apprentices and recent apprenticeship graduates who will make up the first cohort of Apprentice Trailblazers.
How will you celebrate National Apprenticeship Week this year? We’ll be highlighting all the ways apprenticeships benefit:
✔️vets & fed employees
Register your event & find inspiration at apprenticeship.gov/national-apprenticeship-week