ETP News

Please join us for a webinar on Establishing an Effective Neurodiversity Employment Program (Legal Issues) on Wednesday, August 22, 2018.
                                   Published: August 10, 2018
ETP has funded training for Veterans for the past six years, and is proud to recognize the companies that have stepped forward with a Veterans training component.
Published: July 12, 2018
The ETP Committee now has it’s own page on ETP’s website, with more information on upcoming Committee Meetings along with past Committee Meeting information.
Published: June 8, 2018
Effective January 1, 2018: The use of health Benefits will be capped at $2.50 per hour for purposes of meeting the Post Retention Wage in all contracts.
Published: Oct 3, 2017
Several proposed bills have a potential impact on, or may be of special interest to the ETP program. Information and updates on these bills can be found here.
Published: Sep 19, 2017

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Employment Training Panel Reaches 50,000 Apprenticeship Trainee Milestone

In 2012, the Employment Training Panel began funding the classroom instruction portion of state registered apprenticeship training programs available to pre-apprentices, apprentices, and journeymen. With its awarding of 12 new construction sector apprenticeship programs worth $9 million today, the panel has awarded a total of $85 million to 174 apprenticeship training contracts supporting 50,112 trainees since the program’s inception. The panel approved more than $14 million in apprenticeship training in the last fiscal year and has set aside $20 million in the current fiscal year – with $9 million awarded today – to meet increased employer demand.

Published: August 1st, 2018