Apprenticeship Program

Apprenticeship Program
Building Partnerships

Apprenticeship progarm

  • Apprenticeships are a proven solution for businesses to recruit, train and retain highly-skilled workers.
  • Students learn on the job under the direction of a master or senior worker.
  • Industries using apprenticeship programs include over 2,000 diverse occupations.
  • The return on investment (ROI) is that employers receive $1.47 for every dollar spent on apprentices. (Department of Labor.)

Metro Tech can help guide you through the process with these SIMPLE STEPS:

1 – EXPLORE

The apprentice program is an employer-driven model that combines on-the-job learning with related classroom instruction that increases the skill level and wages.

2 – PARTNER

Metro Tech can help guide your business to learn the different types of apprenticeship programs and how the different models can be customized to fit your needs.

3 – BUILD

With a strong partnership in place, the next step is to design and build your apprenticeship program with Metro Tech’s guidance

4 – LAUNCH

The partnership formed with Metro Tech is essential to successfully launching and sustaining your apprenticeship program.

BENEFITS for Businesses

  1. A flexible training strategy that can be integrated into current training and human resource development strategies
  2. Helps businesses recruit and develop a highly-skilled, stable and qualified workforce
  3. Increases productivity and knowledge transfer
  4. Reduces turnover costs and increases employee retention
  5. Industry-driven and flexible training solutions to meet national and local needs
  6. Customizable training that ensures employees develop the right skills
  7. Fosters greater employee loyalty
  8. Creates a more diverse workforce
  9. Positive impact to your bottom line
  10. Nationally recognized credentials

LET US HELP YOU LEARN MORE

CONTACT US:
Lynda Speller, Coordinator
Metro Technology Centers
Office of Apprenticeship
1900 Springlake Drive
Oklahoma City, OK  73111
Office: 405-595-4792
Lynda.speller@metrotech.edu