Access to Apprenticeships | Business at The Open University

Access to Apprenticeships is a new report by The Open University (OU) which explores access to, and the availability of, apprenticeships for people with declared disabilities. It is based on the results of a major survey of over 700 large and small employers across England.
— Read on www.open.ac.uk/business/access-to-apprenticeships

Defining quality non-degree credentials is crucial to putting students on a path to success | National Skills Coalition

National Skills Coalition is a broad-based coalition working toward a vision of an America that grows its economy by investing in its people so that every worker and every industry has the skills to compete and prosper.
— Read on m.nationalskillscoalition.org/news/blog/defining-quality-non-degree-credentials-is-crucial-to-putting-students-on-a-path-to-success

Wolf Administration Backs Apprenticeship Program for Electricians

Today, Governor Tom Wolf announced the approval of new funding for the Western Pennsylvania Chapter of Electrical Apprenticeship Corporation’s Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee (JATC), which is working to fill the steadily growing need for electricians in construction.
— Read on www.governor.pa.gov/newsroom/wolf-administration-backs-apprenticeship-program-for-electricians/

Falling Off a Cliff: When Workers Can’t Afford to Take a Job | National Fund for Workforce Solutions

Pick up the business section of any paper, and you’re bound to read an article about employers struggling to fill their open positions. We are swamped with…
— Read on nationalfund.org/falling-off-a-cliff-when-workers-cant-afford-to-take-a-job/