Is Your Community Ready For Youth Apprenticeship?

CWA Seminar

June 28, 2022

9:00am - 11:00am PDT

CWA and CareerWise Colorado team up to bring you our next CWA Seminar Series

Is your community ready for building and expanding youth apprenticeship?

​During this fast-paced two-hour seminar, the team from Career Wise Colorado will share with you the details of the Community Readiness Framework designed to help organizations facilitate the building and expanding of apprenticeship.

Attendees will learn:

> How Colorado has built apprenticeships starting in the junior year of high school through graduation in real roles with area businesses.
> How this model complements on-the-job coaching with stakeholders and communities to build a build a pipeline of middle-skill career-ready apprentices
> Identifying and communicating ROI for business, students and the State
> Business Partners Readiness Indicators to sustain youth apprenticeships over time, including how a community must have a range of businesses with genuine workforce needs that youth apprenticeships can address.
> Education Partners Readiness Indicators to ensure robust student participation where district and school partners make a certain set of key commitments
> Community Leader and Infrastructure Readiness Indicators including ensuring you have the right mix of intermediary organization with vision and dedication as well as how to ensure available local funders are committed to supporting the launch of youth apprenticeships

You don't want to miss this informative and engaging seminar as California prepares to invest millions of dollars in the upcoming 2023 budget, ramping up apprenticeship expansion across the State!

If you have any questions, please contact Xue Lor at xlor@calworkforce.org.