Apprenticeship State Expansion Grants (ASE)

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Welcome to the new Apprenticeship State Expansion Grants Community!

We are excited for the launch of this new grantee community and encourage you to explore the tools and resources available on this site. 

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Posted On: 10/23/2019 2:08 PM

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VETS Apprenticeship Pilot Overview Webinar

The Office of Apprenticeship (OA) in collaboration with the Veterans’ Employment and Training Service (VETS) is providing an overview of the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) VETS Apprenticeship Pilot on Wednesday, August 26, 2020 from 3:00 – 4:00 PM ET.  

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Posted On: 8/4/2020 4:03 PM

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New Industry-Focus Calls

Working hard to expand apprenticeship into new sectors? These new industry focus calls will help.

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Posted On: 4/9/2020 9:36 AM

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Upcoming Innovation Cohort

Mark your calendar for a new technical assistance opportunity focused on increasing diversity of apprenticeship participants.

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Posted On: 12/19/2019 9:10 AM

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State Apprenticeship Grants Promising Practices in Program Implementation

The Office of Apprenticeship is providing a best-practices webinar for ASE/SAE & SAE2020 grantees to highlight promising practices in program implementation.  Covered topics will include:  developing grant goals and strategies; partnership building; and communication planning. Register here.

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Posted On: 8/12/2020 10:31 AM

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Understanding Institutional Funding Sources as Part of Apprenticeship System Building

Please join ODEP on August 27 from 12:30-2:00PM ET in a webinar exploring the how, what, and when of institutional funding to support apprenticeship; and strategies for building partnerships to support apprenticeship, especially for populations with barriers to work. Register here

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Posted On: 8/25/2020 10:43 AM

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New Apprenticeship Grants Co-Enrollment Policy Update

POLICY UPDATE – Registered Apprenticeship Co-enrollment guidance

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Posted On: 8/14/2020 12:33 PM

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Business Engagement Bootcamp

We are pleased to announce that registration is now open for the Spring 2020 Registered Apprenticeship Business Engagement Bootcamp.  

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Posted On: 2/28/2020 9:35 AM

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Registered Apprenticeship Reimagined: Lessons Learned from AAI

Join the AAI grantees August 27, 2020, from 3 – 4 PM ET, to hear from The National Governors Association and the U.S. Department of Labor on Registered Apprenticeship Reimagined: Lessons Learned from the American Apprenticeship Initiative. The AAI report provides insights and lessons learned to help identify what types of registered apprenticeship efforts lead to success for both participants and businesses.  Register here.

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Posted On: 8/25/2020 10:41 AM

National Apprenticeship Week on November 8-14, 2020. Building Skills, Expanding Opportunity.
2020 National Apprenticeship Week - November 8-14, 2020

DOL has announced the sixth annual National Apprenticeship Week 2020 taking place November 8-14!

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Posted On: 10/8/2020 2:01 PM

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OMB Package Approval Received

We are excited to announce that DOL has received Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for proposed changes to Information Collection Request OMB No. 1205-0521, which incorporates performance reporting requirements for apprenticeship grants, including Apprenticeship State Expansion (ASE) grantees.

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Posted On: 7/9/2020 9:07 PM

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Upcoming Event: Strategies for Resilient Apprenticeship Expansion

The Office of Apprenticeship (OA) is hosting a webinar in which it will share Apprenticeship Expansion Resiliency Planning resources that were designed to help states create and maintain apprenticeship-expansion strategies during economic downturns.

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Posted On: 10/12/2020 11:59 AM

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Innovation Cohort: Increasing Apprentice Diversity

A new Innovation Cohort focused on increasing diversity of apprenticeship participants will begin in early October 2020. This team-based technical assistance opportunity gives states a chance to deeply explore the challenges and opportunities around increasing apprentice diversity, discuss best practices, learn from peers and experts, and develop an action plan.

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Posted On: 9/14/2020 5:09 PM

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Upcoming Event: Women in Skilled Manufacturing Apprenticeships and Careers

Jobs for the Future (JFF) is hosting a two day virtual institute that will provide manufacturing industry leaders with a unique opportunity to learn about best practices for hiring and retaining women.

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Posted On: 9/3/2020 8:17 AM

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Grant Policy Update July 2020

NOTE:  This guidance is in addition to the guidance disseminated on July 8, 2020   Dear Apprenticeship State Expansion (ASE) Grantee Authorized Representatives: 

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Posted On: 7/13/2020 1:45 PM

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Office of Apprenticeship Announces Bulletin 2020-51

The Office of Apprenticeship has issued Bulletin 2020 - 51 – Flexibilities Available for the Delivery Method of Related Instruction.  This bulletin provides supplemental guidance to the previously released Bulletin 2010-13  https://www.doleta.gov/OA/oa_bulletin.cfm

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Posted On: 4/5/2020 11:31 PM

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April 22 – Information Collection Request Published for Comment

On June 21, 2019 ETA released an Information Collection Request Notice, proposing changes to the OMB-approved DOL-only performance reporting requirements. A key part of this ICR is an amended ETA-9172-DOL PIRL that is now available here for 30-day OMB public review and comment. This includes adding some new elements, and amending some existing elements to the PIRL data elements which grantees are required to collect and report to DOL. 

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Posted On: 4/23/2020 9:54 AM

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Quarterly Reports Due 8/14/20

The Quarterly Performance Report (QPR) for the period ending June 30, 2020 will be due on August 14, 2020.  This QPR will cover activities occurring between April 1, 2020 – June 30, 2020.  If you have questions about the QPR, please contact your Federal Project Officer.

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Posted On: 7/15/2020 9:26 AM

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Upcoming Event: Workforce Integrated Performance System (WIPS) 5-Part Training Series

The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) Staff, from the Performance staff of several different program offices, is presenting the WIPS five-part training on December 1, 3, 8, 10 & 15, 2020.

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Posted On: 12/16/2020 10:53 AM

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Custom E-Mail Alerts

WorkforceGPS has implemented a new way for you to stay up to date about the content you care about by allowing you to create a customized email alert. You will now have the ability to tailor emails from across WorkforceGPS and this Community by specific filters. Check out this video which describes this new feature and how you can set it up!

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Posted On: 6/12/2020 1:15 PM

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Industry Focus Calls

Working to develop innovative sector strategies for apprenticeship expansion?  Navigating changes to your business engagement strategies in the current economy?  These upcoming industry focus calls will present resources, lessons learned, and promising practices for engaging key sectors.

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Posted On: 2/4/2021 12:29 PM