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  • U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) small square with diagonal arrow extending from it
    • General Apprenticeship Information small square with diagonal arrow extending from it – provides general information on a variety of topics related to apprenticeship, including how to become an apprentice and how to start an apprenticeship program.
    • Apprenticeship Finder small square with diagonal arrow extending from it – provides opportunities for career seekers, employers, and educators to learn more about apprenticeship and to find apprenticeship opportunities by geographic location in the United States.
  • Honolulu Community College Apprenticeship Training Program small square with diagonal arrow extending from it
    The Honolulu Community College Apprenticeship Training program provides related classroom instruction for persons who are apprenticing in the Building and Construction industry.
  • Independent Electrical Contractors (IEC) Apprenticeships small square with diagonal arrow extending from it
    The Independent Electrical Contractors, Inc. is an association for merit shop electrical contractors. The IEC states "Apprenticeship training is a form of education that incorporates workplace training with technical in-school training. Since 1972, IEC has conducted apprenticeship training programs under standards approved by the U.S. Department of Labor." The IEC works as a partner with USMAP and accepts Certificates of Completion.
  • N.C. Department of Labor Apprenticeship & Training Bureau small square with diagonal arrow extending from it
    The mission of the N.C. Department of Labor Apprenticeship & Training Bureau is to "Promote the development, registration and completion of apprenticeship and on-the-job training programs that provide North Carolina employers with quality trained and highly skilled workers."
  • National Association of State and Territorial Apprenticeship Directors (NASTAD) small square with diagonal arrow extending from it
    The National Association of State and Territorial Apprenticeship Directors (NASTAD) was originally established to promote and achieve an effective national apprenticeship system. The association accomplishes this by providing a forum for states and territories who each have their own state apprenticeship law with which to govern Registered Apprenticeship training programs within their respective jurisdictions.
  • U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs – On-The-Job Training and Apprenticeship small square with diagonal arrow extending from it
    Post-service, you can advance your employment prospects by learning a trade or skill through participation in VA on-the-job training or apprenticeships. These programs typically involve entering into a training contract for a specific period of time with an employer or union. At the end of the training period, a job certification is issued or journeyman status achieved. Most Veterans receive a salary from the employer or union during training. As your skills increase, so may your salary. GI Bill payments are issued monthly after VA receives certification of hours worked from your employer or union.
  • Vincennes University small square with diagonal arrow extending from it
    Learn how to earn your associate degree through a combination of college credit for Navy training, on-the-job experience by completing designated USMAP training, and completion of selected VU courses. Best of all, you can continue your studies anywhere at anytime and anyplace - at sea or ashore.
  • Virginia Department of Labor and Industry Apprenticeship Program small square with diagonal arrow extending from it
    The Virginia Registered Apprenticeship is a "win-win" approach to workforce development that provides a combination of on-the-job training and related classroom instruction to more than 10,000 apprentices (employees) throughout the Commonwealth.

Other Related Websites

  • National Resource Directory small square with diagonal arrow extending from it
    Connecting wounded warriors, Service members, veterans, their families and caregivers with those who support them. Explore thousands of resources and news items for the wounded warrior, veteran and military communities.
  • O*Net Online small square with diagonal arrow extending from it
    A database that crosses military specialties to civilian jobs
  • U.S. Department of Defense – Career Path Decide small square with diagonal arrow extending from it
    Provides Service members the ability to explore and understand available career options.
  • Department of Education Programs Supporting Veterans small square with diagonal arrow extending from it
    Fair Practices for Veterans Education and Training Programs
    • Veterans Upward Bound Program small square with diagonal arrow extending from it
      Veterans Upward Bound is designed to motivate and assist veterans in the development of academic and other requisite skills necessary for acceptance and success in a program of postsecondary education. The program provides assessment and enhancement of basic skills through counseling, mentoring, tutoring and academic instruction in the core subject areas. The primary goal of the program is to increase the rate at which participants enroll in and complete postsecondary education programs.
    • Educational Opportunity Centers Program small square with diagonal arrow extending from it
      The Educational Opportunity Centers program provides counseling and information on college admissions to qualified adults who want to enter or continue a program of postsecondary education. The program also provides services to improve the financial and economic literacy of participants. An important objective of the program is to counsel participants on financial aid options, including basic financial planning skills, and to assist in the application process. The goal of the EOC program is to increase the number of adult participants who enroll in postsecondary education institutions.
    • Centers of Excellence for Veteran Student Success small square with diagonal arrow extending from it
      This program encourages model programs to support veteran student success in postsecondary education by coordinating services to address the academic, financial, physical, and social needs of veteran students.
  • U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) small square with diagonal arrow extending from it
    • Employment and Training Administration (ETA) small square with diagonal arrow extending from it
      The Employment and Training Administration (ETA) administers federal government job training and worker dislocation programs, federal grants to states for public employment service programs, and unemployment insurance benefits. These services are primarily provided through state and local workforce development systems.
    • Office of Apprenticeship Training, Employer and Labor Services (OATELS or ATELS) small square with diagonal arrow extending from it
      The Office of Apprenticeship Training, Employer and Labor Services, is responsible for developing materials and conducting a program of public awareness to secure the adoption of training in skilled occupations and related training policies and practices used by employers, unions, and other organizations; developing policies and plans to enhance opportunities for minority and female participation in skilled training; and coordinating the effective use of Federal, labor, and resources to create a clear training-to-employment corridor for customers of the workforce development system.
    • Veterans' Employment and Training Service (VETS) small square with diagonal arrow extending from it
      The DOL website for the Veterans' Employment and Training Service (VETS)