Are you having trouble finding qualified talent with the skills and expertise you need for your business? If so, apprenticeship may be worth considering.
An apprenticeship is a combination of on-the-job training and related classroom instruction through which workers learn the practical and theoretical aspects of a highly skilled occupation. Apprenticeship programs can be sponsored by individual employers, joint employer and labor groups, and/or employer associations.
If you’d like to start a discussion about developing an apprenticeship program, contact your Great Lakes Bay Michigan Works! BST representative.
He or she will help facilitate linking you with local, regional, and state experts who can help.
Meanwhile, here are some excellent resources to help you understand the benefits of apprenticeships for talent development in your organization: