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Insight Manufacturing General
March 7, 2020  

We need more women in skilled trades

Looming shortage of apprentices means lost profits and paycheques for Ontarians

News Government Manufacturing General
February 7, 2018  

Ontario moves to boost the apprenticeship system

Strategy includes employer incentives, post secondary promotion and reduced red tape.

News Manufacturing General
June 26, 2017  

Ontario needs innovative skills and apprenticeship training: study

Recommends that more emphasis be placed on creative online learning.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 16, 2017  

Trump orders more cash, industry input for apprenticeships

Roughly doubles to $200 million the taxpayer money spent on learn-to-earn programs.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General Operations Production
June 13, 2017  

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.

News Government Manufacturing General
January 14, 2016  

BC, Nova Scotia bolster shipbuilding apprenticeships

Pact strengthens workforce co-operation and trades training between the regions.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General Operations Production
August 4, 2015  

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.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
August 4, 2015  

Harper urges Canada to stay the course, while Trudeau urges opposite

Tories, Liberals face off in early campaign showdown.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 27, 2014  

Obama expands action to boost US manufacturing

Providing funding directed at new technology, apprenticeships, small manufacturers.

News Manufacturing Business Operations General
September 22, 2014  

German apprentices are becoming harder to find

Problem caused by the strong economy and low birth rate.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations General
July 17, 2014  

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.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations General
April 16, 2014  

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.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Production
December 23, 2013  

Why you should hire an apprentice | PLANT West

Five reasons internal training is a good investment.