Events and Information
The 7th annual National Apprenticeship Week (NAW)
NAW will take place November 15 – 21, 2021. NAW is a nationwide celebration where industry, labor, equity, workforce, education, and government leaders host events to showcase the successes and value of Registered Apprenticeship for re-building our economy, advancing racial and gender equity, and supporting underserved communities. Register for our webinars on Apprenticeship with this link.
US Department of Labor Advisory Committee Appoints New Members
US Department of Labor Appoints 29 Members to Newly Reinstated Advisory Committee on Apprenticeship. The advisory committee will promote greater awareness of the benefits of apprenticeship, foster increased alignment between apprenticeship opportunities and workforce and education systems, expand apprenticeship into new industries and occupations and ensure equity for under-represented populations.
Guide to How DOL's Apprenticeships Help Women in the Workforce
DOL hopes this guide will provide readers with insights and practical strategies for improving women’s access to and retention in apprenticeship programs. Our nation will recover from this pandemic, and with new, 21st century models of work and work training, we will again reach full employment, and women will not be left behind.