Apprenticeship Information Event at Northwest Michigan Works! in Traverse City

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November 01, 2017
TRAVERSE CITY, MI — Apprenticeship opportunities in Michigan are being highlighted during National Apprenticeship Week November 13-17. The week’s activities will include an Apprenticeship Information Session Friday, November 17 from 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm at the Traverse City Northwest Michigan Works! Center, 1209 South Garfield. U.S. Department of Labor (USDOL) Registered Apprenticeships are a proven workforce development strategy including on the job training with related technical instruction. Employers who utilize apprentices report higher productivity and retention rates in addition to a substantial return on investment. Apprentices have full-time sustainable income, education without hefty debt, and receive a national credential once the program is completed. Northwest Michigan Works! coordinates Registered Apprenticeships in the region. The event in Traverse City is open to the public and there is no charge. Space is limited and those interested in attending can register by contacting Sharon at 231-922-3757. # # #