National Apprenticeship Week Proclamation 2021

Posted On: November 5, 2021

Governor John Bel Edwards has issued a proclamation declaring November 15-21, 2021 as Apprenticeship Appreciation and Awareness Week in the State of Louisiana in honor of National Apprenticeship Week. Click Here To View The Proclamation

Policy for Registered Apprenticeship Grant Funding

Posted On: July 17, 2018

On March 15, 2018, the Louisiana Workforce Commission released a policy to provide clarity on ApprenticeshipUSA grants issued by the United States Department of Labor (USDOL), including who is able to receive funding, the application process, and allowable activities for individuals and entities.

Interim Credentials

Posted On: July 10, 2018

The Louisiana Workforce Commission’s Apprenticeship Division is proud to announce the first interim credentials available within a Registered Apprenticeship program in the State of Louisiana. By working with the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW), two interim credentials were developed for conduit fabrication and blueprint reading. These credentials demonstrate that apprentices have attained competencies in […]

2018 Louisiana Labor Summit

Posted On: May 18, 2018

The Louisiana Workforce Commission and the Louisiana Human Resources Development Institute hosted the first statewide Labor Summit on March 21-23 at the New Orleans Marriott hotel. This conference showcased many workforce development programs and featured several panels and plenary sessions from different state agencies, the federal government, and other partners. Thursday, March 22, the Apprenticeship […]