Pre-construction apprenticeship programs »

Posted on: May 20th, 2014

Read brief profiles of 13 pre-construction apprenticeship programs: Apprenticeship Skills Achievement Program (ASAP) (Cleveland,...

Pre-construction apprenticeship programs »

Posted on: May 20th, 2014

Read brief profiles of 13 pre-construction apprenticeship programs: Apprenticeship Skills Achievement Program (ASAP) (Cleveland,...

Apprenticeship: Completion and Cancellation in the Building Trades »

Posted on: October 28th, 2013

From 2011 to 2012, AspenWSI conducted research on the experiences of construction apprentices.  As one of our nation’s strongest training models, apprenticeship provides individuals the unique opportunity to work and develop...

Apprenticeship: Completion and Cancellation in the Building Trades »

Posted on: October 17th, 2013

From 2011 to 2012, AspenWSI conducted research on the experiences of construction apprentices.  As one of our nation’s strongest training models, apprenticeship provides individuals the unique opportunity to work and develop...

Report on Key Capacities of Construction Pre-Apprenticeship Programs Now Available »

Posted on: April 19th, 2012

This report discusses how construction pre-apprenticeship programs in four cities target a range of worker outcomes, build and leverage industry networks, and utilize staff with industry expertise to meet a range of worker and...

A Strong Foundation: Key Capacities of Construction Pre-Apprenticeship Programs »

Posted on: April 19th, 2012

By Matt Helmer, Amy Blair and Allison Gerber This publication shares research from site visits conducted to construction pre-apprenticeship programs in Baltimore, Hartford, Milwaukee and Portland (OR). Findings from the site...

Connecting to Apprenticeship »

Posted on: April 9th, 2012

This webinar explores different approaches to connecting construction trades training program graduates to apprenticeship opportunities, including apprenticeship utilization agreements, first source hiring ordinances, direct...

WSI Researcher to Speak at Apprenticeship Education Conference »

Posted on: April 2nd, 2012

Matt Helmer, WSI Research Associate, will speak at the Pacific Northwest Apprenticeship Education Conference on April 17th in Bellingham, WA.  Matt will be...

Construction Pre-Apprenticeship Programs: Results from a National Survey »

Posted on: March 26th, 2012

By Maureen Conway and Allison Gerber This publication shares findings from a WSI-conducted survey of pre-apprenticeship programs in the construction trades. Based on responses from 260 programs nationwide, the report presents...

Newark/Essex Construction Careers Consortium PreApprenticeship Training Program (Newark, N.J.) »

Posted on: February 15th, 2012

This document is a profile of a construction pre-apprenticeship program and provides information about the program’s history, training design and curriculum, funding, partners and industry engagement.