Youth Apprenticeships offer students like you the opportunity to explore future careers while you are still in high school and get paid for your time working at area employers. With one- and two-year programs that start when you’re a high school junior or senior, you can experience careers in fields like Agriculture, Architecture/Construction, Finance, Graphic Design, Health, Hospitality/Culinary/Lodging, Information Technology, Manufacturing, STEM(Science, Technology, Engineering & Math) and Transportation, Distribution and Logistics.
Expand your career options. During your Youth Apprenticeship you’ll receive occupational related instruction and on-the-job training as part of your regular high school schedule and leave high school with a state skills certificate and career-related work experience. Other students have great things to say about Youth Apprenticeship.
Build your job skills. Spend part of the school day learning a skill and exploring a great career while earning money and credits toward high school graduation. Take a look at all the career fields Youth Apprenticeship offers.
Become a Youth Apprentice. If you’ll be a high school junior or senior next year, you’re eligible to apply for Youth Apprenticeship.
2015-16 Youth Apprenticeship Graduation
The Youth Apprenticeship Graduation completer event was held at LTC on May 25th, 2016. There were 92 completers, over 350 people in attendance with Keynote speaker Lt. Governor Rebecca Kleefisch and other dignitaries. It was a time to acknowledge all the hard work put in by the students with the support of their mentors, family and high school liaisons.
The Sheboygan Area Youth Apprenticeship program is partially funded through a grant from the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development.