Why should you build an Apprenticeship Program?

Registered Apprenticeship is a proven workforce development strategy which results in:

  1. Dependable staff
  2. Low attrition rates
  3. Increased productivity

Breakdown of a Registered Apprenticeship Program: Related Instruction in a classroom environment, hands-on experience through On-the-Job Training, and progressive wage schedules to incentivize retention.

To Create a Program: Fill out a pre-application and contact an Apprenticeship Training Representative at ApprenticeshipLa@lwc.la.gov. From there, we’ll set up a meeting with you, explain the application procedure, and work with you to develop your Standards of Apprenticeship to be reviewed before the State Apprenticeship Council.

The Business Case: Registered Apprenticeship is a flexible workforce strategy that can be tailored to your needs. This program model has been proven to yield higher productivity rates and create a steady pipeline of proficient workers to fill the retirement gap.

Breakdown of a Registered Apprenticeship Program

Through our ApprenticeshipLouisiana Initiative, we’re working to improve both quality and quantity of our Registered Apprenticeship programs within the State of Louisiana.

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Create a Program

Learn the ins-and-outs of creating an Apprenticeship Program from scratch.

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Business Case

If you’re looking to increase proficiency, productivity, and retention, Registered Apprenticeship may be the perfect solution to fit all of your needs.

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Incumbent Worker Training Program

All the information you need to get started on this program.

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Apprenticeship Programs at a glance...

Number of employees that complete a Registered Apprenticeship program continue to work for their employer.
Employers involved in the apprenticeship program, including nationally known companies such as CVS/pharmacy and UPS.
Career areas, including the following top industries: Carpentry, Electrical, Pipefitting, Plumbing, Refinery Operation, Information Technology, and Healthcare.
Businesses have integrated the apprenticeship model into their talent.