National Apprenticeship Week (NAW) is around the corner. You may have heard about it, but you’re not entirely sure about what it is. Don’t worry, we have all the information you need to know to get you ready for this important yet exciting event.
Here at Sno-Isle, we focus on developing your success after high school. And this is exactly why we support National Apprenticeship Week.
Keep reading to find out what National Apprenticeship Week is and the importance of celebrating it.
What Is National Apprenticeship Week?
National Apprenticeship Week is an opportunity for leaders from various organizations to host events and share the value of their registered apprenticeships.
If you’re not sure what exactly you want to do after school, then consider an apprenticeship. It’s a fantastic way to find your passion and develop your career path at the same time.
Apprenticeships are a rewarding experience for anyone who would love to gain some practical, on-the-job training. They also provide opportunities to make some money while learning valuable skills.
National Apprenticeship Week is an initiative that has spread across the world. It aims to show the positive impact that apprenticeships have on organizations, individuals, and economies.
During the week, you will get to interact with various organization leaders and participate in a range of planned activities. You will also gain insight into specialized skills in the job market and much more.
Each day of National Apprenticeship Week will focus on different topics. This year will shed light on the following themes:
- Apprenticeships in new industries
- Pre-Apprenticeship and youth apprenticeship opportunities
- Extending registered apprenticeships to underserved populations
- Opportunities for women in apprenticeships
- Public service and veterans apprenticeship opportunities
There are many valuable learning opportunities and discussions that take place during NAW. The goal is to highlight how registered apprenticeships provide an important talent pool for the U.S workforce. In addition, NAW brings attention to valuable training opportunities for career development.
Why Is National Apprenticeship Week Important?
High school students are the next generation to enter our country’s workforce. And it is better to enter the workforce with the skills and training provided by an apprenticeship.
Improving our country’s workforce starts with you.
That is why NAW is so valuable. You will gain more insight into what apprenticeships are available and what they can offer you.
Registered apprenticeships are a tried-and-tested training model that helps to create industry-specific talent pools and strong workforces.
This is a fantastic training model because it facilitates working environments that are accessible, equal, and inclusive.
Why is this something you should know? Well, it assures you that there is a place for you in this world. With an apprenticeship, you learn practical, specialized skills through hands-on training and experience. As a result, you will be better equipped to find a job.
Sno-Isle TECH Skills Center National Apprenticeship Week Celebration
Get ready for the best celebration of National Apprenticeship Week with Sno-Isle Tech Skills Center!
National Apprenticeship Week is celebrated all over the country from November 14th, 2022 to November 20th, 2022.
To play our part, we are hosting an Apprenticeship Career and Job Fair. Our fair takes place on November 17th between 4 and 7 pm. All ages are welcome!
There will be more than 20 apprenticeships in the form of industry panels on-site. The industry panels will share what you can expect from apprenticeships and what they entail. You’ll learn what specialized skills are in demand and how to develop them.
In addition to gaining this valuable insight, there will be many hands-on activities for you to enjoy. Not to mention, you can also grab some delicious free barbeque!
So, if you’re curious about developing your career path and want to see what opportunities are available to you, this event is not to be missed! It’s a chance for you to meet with people in industries you’re interested in and find businesses that are currently offering apprenticeships.
So come and enjoy all we have to offer at our Apprenticeship Career and Job Fair. We guarantee you will only gain from this experience. And life after high school might not be so scary after all.
Kick-off Your Career During National Apprenticeship Week
National Apprenticeship Week can offer you plenty of opportunities to kickstart your career development. Whether it’s in creating relationships with leaders in your industry or learning about specialized skills, you can gain a lot from attending.
NAW is a great way for students to learn more about various industries and gain access to apprenticeship opportunities. It can help prepare you for life after high school and give you the chance to learn more about a career path you’re passionate about.
Join us for our Sno-Isle Apprenticeship Career and Job Fair to find out more about your options after high school. We look forward to seeing you there!