The IMA has sponsored Federally Registered Apprenticeship programs through the U.S. Department of Labor in multiple occupations and administers those in conjunction with our Forging Futures brand.
As an industry, we must be part of solving the talent pipeline shortages, and the apprenticeship model is one of the best ways to start.
As an employer, when you partner with us on apprenticeships, you receive the following:
- Turnkey registered apprenticeship standards
- Screened candidates
- Program promotion through multiple channels and pipeline partners
- Administrative support
- DOL registration & compliance support
- Mentor support
- Monitoring and Program Administration/Maintenance
- Significant member savings on annual fees