CIRT is undertaking an initiative to gather information and provide potential avenues upon which firms can share information and point potentially interested parties to, so as to retain their interests in these important fields.
July 20, 2018 - DOL Announces Funding Opportunity for Apprenticeship Expansion
June 10, 2018 - Opportunity America Jobs and Careers Coalition letter to the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Labor in support of the final report from the Department of Labor Task Force on Expanding Apprenticeship
May 15, 2018 - TASK FORCE ON APPRENTICESHIP EXPANSION: Final Report to The President of the United States
May 2, 2018 - Associated Builders and Contractors presentation on Workforce Development, Apprenticeship & Training (presented by Greg Sizemore)
The Louisiana Workforce Education Initiative (LWEI) is a tax-deductible 501(c)3 nonprofit organization created to provide a comprehensive public messaging campaign and communications support necessary to change outdated public perceptions surrounding education and workforce needs in Louisiana. LWEI is leveraging the insights of industry, business, government, and the educational community to effectively reach our high school students, young adults, and their families – demonstrating for them the many viable paths to career success available in Louisiana today.
CIRT Presentation: Awareness of Skilled Crafts Careers Among High School Students Interested in ACE
NCCER BUILD YOUR FUTURE Initiative - Build Your Future seeks to be the catalyst for recruiting the next generation of craft professionals.