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Urban Alliance has placed over 6,000 teenagers in internships and has trained more than 21,000 in workforce skills.
Over the past 18 months, skilled tradespeople have been keeping life going. Think of the HVAC technicians and plumbers who have helped newly-remote workers deal with overused air conditioners, dishwashers, and water heaters.
In this episode of the Work in Progress podcast,: Mark Ouellette, program manager, Cybersecurity Youth Apprenticeship Program.
HSIs are a major source of talent for employers looking to hire.
Results from a survey of two-year institutions find 54% of students are in job-focused programs.
High school students in Oakland have the opportunity to experience career pathways in the real world thanks to the Oakland Health Pathways Project.
On-the-job training combined with classroom work could fill a skilled worker shortage.
As unemployed Americans across the country are figuring out ways to rejoin the workforce, the skilled trades is a path to consider. The sector “can be an opportunity for people looking for work, especially those who have little to no experience in the skilled trades and need job training,” according to a new report from PeopleReady, an on-demand talent provider.
As we mark Earth Day 2021, the demand for green skills is growing.