Frequently Asked Questions

EMPLOYERS

WHAT IS AN APPRENTICESHIP?

An apprenticeship program is just like your internship program, but way better. An apprenticeship program allows you to attract top talent and remain competitive in your industry. Train someone with the exact skills your company needs and beyond.

 

WHY IS IT IMPORTANT TO USE AN APPRENTICE ADVISOR?

  • To develop and ensure a supply of trained, skilled, and knowledgeable workers.
  • To increasing workers productivity, overall skill levels, and versatility
  • To lessen the need for supervision of employees by developing initiative, pride in craftsmanship, speed and accuracy in work
  • To continuing to attract a constant flow of capable people in the trade or craft.

DO I HAVE TO BE IN A UNION?

No, 65% of apprenticeship programs are non-Union

Apprentices 

WHAT IS AN APPRENTICESHIP?

It’s an internship that requires no prior experience and has a guaranteed job at the and pays for your schooling.  

WHAT OCCUPATIONS ARE AVAILABLE?

There are 40+ high demand occupations in Iowa but over 1000 occupations we can choose from. You’re sure to find a career you’ll love.

CAN I EARN COLLEGE CREDIT FOR THE APPRENTICESHIP EXPEREINCE?

Yes. Most technical colleges offer college credit for many apprentices. Many large corporations/unions nationally have transferred apprenticeship-related training to postsecondary institutions from non-postsecondary schools in order for the apprentices to receive college credit.

How Do I Get Started?

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Des Moines, IA

Contact:

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