Virtual

Wednesday, October 07, 2020 1:00 PM ~ 2:00 PM ET

Apprenticeships: Closing the Skills Gap grantees at the start of their grant program implementation can learn a lot from their peers and colleagues.  Participants will gain an understanding of the success factors, foundational knowledge as well as the characteristics of high-quality apprenticeship programs.


Description

This webinar will feature Apprenticeships: CSG grantees to share more about their grant program using the Five Characteristics of High-Quality Apprenticeships; describe their grant’s cybersecurity focus (if applicable) as it aligns with their proposed H-1B industry; and to share any promising practices in the implementation of their proposed apprenticeship models.  Additionally, this webinar is designed to answer questions and  provide participants with foundational grants management resources.

Moderator(s)

Danielle Kittrell, Workforce Analyst, Division of Strategic Investments, U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration

 


Presenter(s)

Maya Kelley, Unit Chief, Division of Strategic Investments, U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration

Ayreen Cadwallader, Grant Lead, Division of Strategic Investments, U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration

Featured Grantee Speakers

Verne S. Futagawa, MS RD, USAF (Ret), Healthcare Apprentice Partnership Grant Project Director, Alamo Colleges District

Tim Ball, PhD, Assistant Professor, Information Systems / Cybersecurity, Southern Utah University