Mercury MerCruiser is our Registered Apprenticeship
Champion. They go the extra mile to promote RA for example- calls to
prospective customers, serve on the WIB board, attend Action Clinics just to
name a few.We’d like to recognize them
for being such a valuable partner over the past 10 years!
We’re interested in hearing about other great RA
partners. Who is your champion and what
are they doing to go the extra mile?
Calling all Registered Apprenticeship Programs in California! Are you connected or engaged in this effort? This initiative is focused on establishing a pipeline to green careers by recruiting disadvantaged workers into the city training programs that can train and connect unemployed and underemployed workers from under-served communities to construction apprenticeship. Read more
It’s located at 620 Leigon Way, near Bonanza Road and Lamb Boulevard,
at the joint training center of the International Brotherhood of
Electrical Workers Local 357 and the Joint Apprenticeship and Training
Committee of Southern Nevada. ... The demand for “ green” jobs could
also receive a boost from the federal economic recovery plan, which
provides $78.6 billion in clean energy, energy efficiency,
environmental and green transportation funding. ...Read more.
Team Hawaii came to the Action Clinic already understanding their biggest obstacle
was to get state-level leaders engaged in this dialogue. Here's the
good news- they didn't spend their time complaining, instead they
created an action plan to lead up! They could either wait for the green
light or take action. They chose the latter
and left with a plan to convene a grassroots coalition to
sell their vision and opportunity. It takes courage and conviction to
make change, kudos to my team!
These are tough economic times but there's never been a more exciting time for Registered Apprenticeship,
the public workforce system, education and other partners to collaborate to get more Americans re-skilled and
ready to compete for good-paying jobs as our nation recovers and puts people back to work.