We need more women in skilled trades
Looming shortage of apprentices means lost profits and paycheques for Ontarians
Ontario moves to boost the apprenticeship system
Strategy includes employer incentives, post secondary promotion and reduced red tape.
Ontario needs innovative skills and apprenticeship training: study
Recommends that more emphasis be placed on creative online learning.
Trump orders more cash, industry input for apprenticeships
Roughly doubles to $200 million the taxpayer money spent on learn-to-earn programs.
Trump to tout apprenticeships as way to fill jobs gap
President accepts challenge from Salesforce.com’s CEO to create 5 million apprenticeships over five years.
BC, Nova Scotia bolster shipbuilding apprenticeships
Pact strengthens workforce co-operation and trades training between the regions.
First Conservative campaign promise: boosting apprenticeships tax credits
Maximum credit rises to $2,500 from $2,000 and extends into the third and fourth years of eligible training.
Harper urges Canada to stay the course, while Trudeau urges opposite
Tories, Liberals face off in early campaign showdown.
Obama expands action to boost US manufacturing
Providing funding directed at new technology, apprenticeships, small manufacturers.
German apprentices are becoming harder to find
Problem caused by the strong economy and low birth rate.
Progress made with provinces on apprenticeships: Kenney
Provinces will report in the fall on the harmonization of 10 key trades over the next 18 months.
Ottawa missing opportunity to bolster apprenticeships, critics say
Stakeholders are disappointed that the Conservatives have no provisions for apprenticeships in the $14B New Building Canada Fund.
Why you should hire an apprentice | PLANT West
Five reasons internal training is a good investment.