National Apprenticeship Week: Nov. 11-17, 2019
Now in its fifth year, National Apprenticeship week celebrates apprenticeships and gives businesses, communities, and educators an opportunity to highlight what they are doing. Events are happening across the U.S. and include open houses as well as celebrations.
Statistics from Apprenticeship.gov
- In FY 2018, more than 238,000 individuals nationwide entered the apprenticeship system.
- Nationwide, there are over 585,000 apprentices currently obtaining the skills they need to succeed while earning the wages they need to build financial security.
- 71,700 participants graduated from the apprenticeship system in FY 2018.
- There are over 47,000 veterans nationwide currently participating in an apprenticeship program.