Employers

Employers in South Dakota can build a workforce by being a partner or sponsor in our Registered Apprenticeship program.

Apprenticeships Make Good Sense for Employers

Looking to build a qualified workforce? Be an employer sponsor in the Registered Apprenticeship program in South Dakota. As a sponsor, you can ensure workers obtain the right skills you need. Plus, you get a committed employee on the path to advancement.

Employer benefits of offering a Registered Apprenticeship program:

  • A systematic and customized approach to training that results in highly skilled, highly productive employees trained to industry/employer specification.
     
  • Increased productivity and knowledge transfer due to on-the-job learning from an assigned mentor combined with related technical instruction.
     
  • Emphasis on safety training that often reduces workers' compensation costs.
     
  • A stable and predictable pipeline for development of qualified workers.  Studies show the average retention for apprentices completing programs is 91%. And 97% of businesses with apprenticeship programs would recommend apprenticeships to others. 
     
  • State and National Recognition of the training program.

Build Your Qualified Workforce. Be an employer in South Dakota’s Registered Apprenticeship Program.

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Instant Career. Instant Paycheck.

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Be a Business Sponsor

Build a qualified workforce. Reduce turnover.

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