Latest Apprenticeship Stories

2011-02-28 01:59:00

LONDON, February 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - 'Under Construction - the Apprentice Experience' - Film Launches Today. CITB-ConstructionSkills is getting its hands dirty.

2011-01-20 17:35:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting next year, all construction apprentices in California will receive instruction on green building practices as a component of their training.

2010-12-20 00:00:38

The Wirral Borough Council has reacted positively to the latest statistics showing it has 1,023 young people out of school. (PRWeb UK) December 19, 2010 The Wirral Borough Council has reacted positively to the latest statistics showing it has 1,023 young people out of school, unemployed and untrained, meaning that its working class areas spawn the second-worst unemployment rate in the UK. Executive careers consultancy The UK Knack Group is impressed to note that the council in Wirral has...

2010-10-28 13:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Industrial Relations' (DIR) Division of Apprenticeship Standards is ushering in a greener future for California by incorporating environmental components into minimum training criteria for apprenticeship trades.

2010-10-25 08:05:00

AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- As more and more wind turbines are erected across the open plains, farmlands, and mountain ridges of the United States, the need for ironworkers with specialized construction skills has naturally grown, says the Iron Workers International Union.

2010-08-30 13:30:00

Program shows military veterans what it takes to gain entry into the building trades ADDISON, Ill., Aug.

2010-07-13 09:05:00

AUSTIN, Texas, July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- While U.S. industries struggle to rebuild, today's union ironworkers are preparing to lead the next wave of new business construction.

2010-06-02 13:23:00

CAPITOL HEIGHTS, Md., June 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An additional forty-five (45) UCAP Green Industry Certification Program (GICP) participants will graduate, bringing the total number of graduates to eighty-five (85) since November 2009.

2010-02-11 10:03:00


2010-01-29 09:00:00

Canadian apprentices registered in a designated Red Seal trade program may be eligible to receive up to $4,000 in financial aid. TORONTO, Jan.

Word of the Day
  • The practice of two or more parties jointly purchasing all or part of a butchered cow and dividing the meat between them.
The word 'cowpooling' was formed on the model of 'carpooling'.