Post-High School Planning: Apprenticeships/Paid Training Opportunities
Apprenti PGH: Apprenticeships in Tech (Software Analyst and Cybersecurity Analyst)
Tech is the fastest-growing industry in the world. Apprenti's unique apprenticeship program puts candidates on a straightforward, step-by-step fast track toward a career in tech while earning money along the way.
Click HERE to learn more and to apply.
Apprenticeship Programs at CCAC
- The CCAC Carpentry Apprenticeship Program
- Electrical Construction Technology (ECT) Program
- Heavy Equipment Operating (HEO) Engineers Apprenticeship Program
- Ironworker Apprenticeship Program
- Plumber Apprenticeship Program
- Sheet Metal Worker Apprenticeship Program
- Stationary Operating Engineer
Sales Engineer, Mechatronics Technician, Polymer Technician, CAD/CAM Designer Apprenticeships through German Chamber of Commerce
Click HERE to watch a 30 minute presentation and Q & A with apprentices to learn more.
Click HERE to view the website. German American Chambers of Commerce Apprenticeship Programs are an innovative and industry-led approach to education. Benchmarked on the German Dual Education System, they are the gold standard of a practical educational model developed in conjunction with technology leaders. They generally combine practice, theory and work to train a globally competitive workforce. Companies get a tailored training program, greater employee loyalty and access to a high-quality candidate pool. The German american Chamber's program has now expanded to include four different apprenticeship modules with eighteen companies. Email Mrs. Keller ([email protected]) with any questions.
New Century Careers MANUFACTURING 2000 (M2K)
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MANUFACTURING 2000 (M2K), a PA State Registered Pre-Apprenticeship program, offers entry-level machinist training to qualified applicants at no charge. The program supplies area manufacturers with employees to replace their aging workforce and strengthen Southwestern Pennsylvania’s economy. M2K, a program of New Century Careers, has been made possible through the efforts of area manufacturers, educators, foundations, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the US Department of Justice and the US Department of Labor.
M2K classes are offered at New Century Careers’ training space on Pittsburgh’s South Side and at Eastern Westmoreland Career and Technology Center in Latrobe. The program provides 3 levels of training up to 600 hours. M2K’s ultimate goal is to place trained students in full-time positions with Southwestern Pennsylvania companies. Students will work with NCC Staff to prepare a resume and work on interview skills. The student will work closely with our staff to search for a job with one of our manufacturing partners. We work closely with each student to find appropriate employment.
Industrial Manufacturing Technician (IMT) Apprenticeship through Catalylst Connections
NOW HIRING! SHEET METAL WORKERS LOCAL UNION #12
Pennsylvania Shell Ethylene Cracker Plant, Potter Township, Beaver County, PA
$50-$85K, Health Care, Daily travel Per-Diem
Full time positions available.
Looking for those with experience in: Sheet Metal Industry / HVAC / Insulation / Industrial Lagging
- Must pass: Background Check, Drug Screen, Covid-19 Test.
- Must have: Valid Driver’s License, Reliable transportation.
- Must be: Physically able to perform all tasks.
Contact: Sheet Metal Workers Local #12 (412) 828-5300 www.smlocal12.org
Chuck Greer, Local #12 Marketing Representative (412) 889-2360 [email protected]
Printing Apprenticeship Tradecraft
- likes to tinker with engines, mowers, motorcycles, cars, computers
- Is looking to learn a skill for a long term career
- Shows initiative
- Takes pride doing a good job and is reliable
- Good attendance and arrives on time
- Easy to manage, has a positive attitude and is a team player
Pennsylvania Apprentice Coordinator's Association
FREE Gismondi Job Training Program for Telecommunications Careers
Telecommunications is one of the fastest-growing industries with thousands of jobs that go unfilled in southwestern Pennsylvania. Starting wages begin at $20/hour with the likelihood of increases and job promotions. In 8-to-10 weeks through the Gismondi Job Training Program of Catholic Charities, we will teach and certify qualified learners the skills to be successful in the following areas:
TELECOMMUNICATIONS involves building communication networks, installing the systems that 20th-Century communications run on, and maintaining or updating that infrastructure. Jobs include: Telecommunications Technician, Low Voltage Electrician's Assistant, Security & Fire Alarm Installer.
FIBER OPTICS AND BROADBAND is a field that builds and maintains the cabling that provides internet and telephone systems. Jobs include: Fiber Optics Cable Installer, Fiber Optics Splicing, Fiber Optics Production Technician, Fiber Optics Network, Operator.
GREEN TECHNOLOGY is a field that focuses on maintaining the different ways we limit the impact on the environment. This field focuses on reducing our carbon footprint and developing and implementing sustainable plans for the future. Jobs include: Recycling Technician, Green Building Technician, Conservation Technician, Energy Auditor.
Gismondi Job Training Program will: Teach you the basics of Telecommunications Technologies and how they connect us with the world, Provide expert, hand-on experiences to prepare you for your job, Make certain you’ll be work-ready after the training, Offer the opportunity to obtain 5 in-demand certifications to highlight your new real-world skills, Help you find employment and provide additional job skills like resume building or interview practice. Click HERE for complete details. For more information call 412-456-6989 or email [email protected].
Job Corp: Open Enrollment. Open FUTURES.
Are you 16–24 years old? Learn what you can do with FREE, hands-on job training and support. FREE career training that opens doors. 10 different industries. 100+ career possibilities.
Automotive and Machine Repair Construction, Finance and Business, Health Care, Hospitality, Information Technology Manufacturing, Renewable Resources and Energy Security, Transportation. Get started https://www.jobcorps.gov/
UPMC Mercy: Ophthalmology Tech paid training program
As you may have heard, UPMC Mercy is building a new Vision and Rehabilitation pavilion. In this building, staff and physicians will be on the front lines of working to cure blindness! The building is set to open in less than a year and they are at the point where they need to start getting trained staff members ready to support their patients in the clinic. They are looking for 22 individuals to join an Ophthalmology Tech paid training program.
Some of the benefits:
- Full time employment
- Paid training
- Career ladder meaning there are promotional levels to grow both professionally and financially
- Monday through Friday daylight shifts
- Tons of other benefits that UPMC offers, some of the import ones are full benefits for employee and family, 401 K retirement program, tuition reimbursement for both employee and dependents *(* to some colleges)
For questions and more information about how to apply, Please reach out to Raynice Wrobelewski at [email protected].
Duquesne Light Electrical Distribution Technology Certificate
Bidwell Training Center
Hands-On Career Training. Thriving Educational Environment. All Offered at No Cost.
For over 50 years, Bidwell Training Center has changed lives by providing career training and academic enrichment to adults in transition. At Bidwell Training Center, we know how difficult it can be trying to make ends meet while pursuing your career goals. That’s why all our training programs are offered at no cost. With a strong relationship with industry leaders, Bidwell Training Center helps people just like you gain the skills, knowledge, and experience it takes to get a fulfilling career.
With a variety of expert-taught programs including Culinary Arts, Horticulture Technology, Chemical Laboratory Technician, Medical Assistant, Medical Coder/Biller and Pharmacy Technician training, and more, you can get career ready in as little as 7 months*. Click HERE for more information and to apply!
National Personal Training Institute
BCD Travel - 10-Week Paid Training Program
Are you interested in a career in the Travel Industry? Consider applying for BCD’s 10-Week Paid Training Program. During this training, they will teach them about the airline, car rental, rail and hotel industries. BCD Travel is the 3rd largest Corporate Travel Management in the world. We employ over 13,500 employees around the globe. Upon completion of the 10-Week Paid Training Program, the student will be eligible for benefits (including healthcare, vacation and 401K). If the student is interested or needs more information about the 10-Week Paid Training Program email: [email protected]. For more information click HERE.
Nurse Aide Training Program at Villa St. Joseph in Baden
Training sessions to become a Certified Nurses Aide will begin in June. You will be paid an hourly rate to attend the classes. In addition, the required fees to gain certification will be paid. Once training is complete, students can apply for a CNA position. There is a $2,000 Sign-On Bonus for CNAs! Limited time special for full-time or part-time on the 3-11 p.m. shift! Earn up to $15.70 per hour! Rate will increase with experience. Excellent benefit package includes: health, dental, vision, PTO, retirement savings, pay rate incentives: shift differential, weekend differential, call out incentives, employee referral bonuses, tuition benefits, holiday pay and much, much more! Stop in at 1030 W. State Street, Baden, PA 15005 or Call 724-869-6308 for more information. Learn more about career possibilities HERE.