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YouthBuildPosted On: 1/11/2019
Register Now YouthBuild Series: Review of DOL YouthBuild WIOA Performance and Timing of Outcomes
YouthBuildPosted On: 11/14/2018
Register Now YouthBuild Series: Listening Session- Strengthening TA with DOL YouthBuild Grantees
YouthBuildPosted On: 10/15/2018
Register Now YouthBuild Series: Leveraging Relationships with Offices of Apprenticeship to Promote Apprenticeship Pathways
YouthBuildPosted On: 10/12/2018
This November 12 – 18, 2018 we will celebrate the third annual National Apprenticeship Week and we want this year’s celebration to be bigger and touch even more communities.
YouthBuildPosted On: 9/20/2018
Register Now YouthBuild Series: Maximizing the Construction Curriculum
YouthBuildPosted On: 8/17/2018
Register Now YouthBuild Series: Building Your Toolbox for Success: Program Design and WIOA Resource Spotlights
YouthBuildPosted On: 7/19/2018
Register Now U.S. Department of Labor YouthBuild is one source of funding for YouthBuild, but should not be considered the sole or primary source of funding. Strong programs diversify funding and build strong partnerships on the local, regional, state, and federal level to bolster the stability that DOL YouthBuild funding provides.
YouthBuildPosted On: 7/11/2018
Register Now YouthBuild Series: Rethinking Recruitment: Exploring Contextualized Recruitment Strategies for Diverse Communities
YouthBuildPosted On: 5/21/2018
On May 21, 2018, the U.S. Department of Labor announced $85 million in grants to support and expand YouthBuild programs across the country. YouthBuild, a pre-apprenticeship model, provides at-risk youth ages 16-24 with education and occupational skill development to obtain employment in construction and other in-demand industries.
YouthBuildPosted On: 5/9/2018
Register Now In 2013, YouthBuild grantees began to implement the Construction Plus component, which allows for training in additional in-demand industries beyond construction. Since the inception of Construction Plus, over 81 YouthBuild grantees have integrated this component into their YouthBuild program design.