Join the U.S. Department of Labor on WorkforceGPS to learn more about the inaugural Youth Apprenticeship Week (YAW), scheduled for May 5-11, 2024.

YAW is an opportunity for stakeholders to bring awareness of these life-changing career opportunities. The US DOL is hosting a YAW 2024 webinar on Wednesday, March 6, 2024, from 3 to 4 p.m. ET to share ideas and tips!  They will review how you can also find ideas and resources on the YAW Website—including planning and promotion toolkits, and more.

Visit the Youth Apprenticeship Week web page to LEARN MORE.

It is never too early to start planning. Here are the daily themes:

  • Monday: “Parents and Guardians are a Priority” in Registered Apprenticeship
  • Tuesday: Youth Apprenticeships: Building Awareness, Myth Busting, Partnering with Educational Providers, and Creating Pathways through Pre-Apprenticeship.
  • Wednesday: Expanding Youth Apprenticeship Opportunities for Underserved Populations
  • Thursday: National Youth Apprenticeship Signing Day
  • Friday: Federal Partners Day and Call to Action