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West Virginia Development Office to host 7 separate summits across WV

Through a grant from the US Dept of Labor Apprenticeship, the West Virginia Development Office & other partner agencies, will be hosting 7 separate summits across WV April 10-May 2  and want to ensure that EVERY business in WV has an opportunity to attend .  Business speakers, in the areas such as, healthcare, manufacturing, high tech, information technology, cyber security, logistics, tourism and hospitality will share with the audience short and long term benefits of implementing registered apprenticeship programs.

One of the most important investments that companies make is the human investment.  Successful companies realize that their employees are one of their most valuable assets. Organizations that train tend to thrive, even in the face of intense competition.   A skilled workforce is the key to growth.  Apprenticeship is a time-honored training system that involves a combination of classroom and on the job training under the direction of a skilled worker. We believe, Apprenticeship is one way to guaranteed that employees are trained in industry accepted practices as well as in specific techniques and methods.

Please look at training dates below & go to www.westvirginia.gov/apprenticeship to learn more and register for the event of your choice.

Do not hesitate contacting me with questions, comments or possible speakers.


Manager, Business and Industry Training

West Virginia Department of Commerce

(304) 558-2234  |  Sharon.L.Adams@wv.gov