Virtual

Thursday, August 11, 2016 12:30 PM ~ 1:30 PM ET

Sector Strategies are regional, industry-focused approaches to building skilled workforces – and Apprenticeship is a proven, industry-driven model for meeting the skill needs of businesses. From Healthcare to Advanced Manufacturing, from IT to Skilled Trades, a growing number of businesses are turning to apprenticeship to find, train, and retain talent.

Description

Join this Peer Learning Group call to explore how pre-apprenticeship and apprenticeship programs can be used to advance your industry sector strategies. Learn from other state and local workforce leaders and practitioners who are using apprenticeship as the talent development solution for their targeted industry sectors.

Moderator(s)

Diane Walton, Workforce Analyst, U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration

Presenter(s)

Beth Kuhn, Commissioner, Kentucky Department of Workforce Investment

Amy Young, Senior Consultant, Maher & Maher