Charter Expands Broadband Technician Apprenticeship Program: An effort to help employ vets

(courtesy of broadcastingcable.com) Charter says it is expanding its five-state Broadband Technician Apprenticeship Program to its entire 41-state footprint. The program includes classroom—physical and digital—and on-the-job training with vets able to get GI bill benefits as well as a paycheck while training. “Our commitment to an outstanding customer experience requires a devotion to craftsmanship among … Continue reading Charter Expands Broadband Technician Apprenticeship Program: An effort to help employ vets

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This Chicago startup is using apprenticeship to get low-income learners into tech

(Courtesy of BuiltInChicago.org) Apprenticeship used to be the norm for skilled laborers, where experienced pros would help train the next generation. However, forms of teaching that were more adept at training large numbers of workers eclipsed apprenticeship, and now the practice is largely left behind. But one Chicago marketer is working to bring it back … Continue reading This Chicago startup is using apprenticeship to get low-income learners into tech

St. Louis apprenticeship program for cyber security launches

(Courtesy of The St. Louis American/St. Louis Public Radio) A new cybersecurity apprenticeship program is about to begin in the St. Louis region. The Midwest Cyber Center is partnering with the St. Louis Agency on Training and Employment, known as SLATE, to launch the 18-month apprenticeship. The Cybersecurity Analyst Registered Apprenticeship is aimed at those … Continue reading St. Louis apprenticeship program for cyber security launches