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Program Details

The Youth Apprenticeship program allows students to achieve academic competence in addition to becoming career and college ready by working in a specific industry. Students work toward the goal of completing a portfolio of industry competencies and basic employability skills. Upon successful completion of the experience, the student is awarded a certificate from a state or regional agency. In some program areas, post-secondary credit may be awarded through a technical college or university.

Target issue and group: Education and training, talent retention; High school students

Scope: Wisconsin

Responsible organizations: CESA 10, high schools and businesses, DWD

Employer involvement: Host an apprenticeship

Program Contacts

Name: Gwen Skoyen

Title: Career & Technical Education and Youth Apprenticeship Consultant

Email: gskoyen@cesa10.k12.wi.us

Eau Claire Area Chamber of Commerce