Celebrate National Youth Apprenticeship Week highlighting the benefits and value of 
Registered Apprenticeship program opportunities for youth, ages 16 to 24.


Youth Apprenticeship Week (YAW) is a nationwide celebration that highlights Registered Apprenticeship programs designed for individuals aged 16 to 24. These programs offer youth the opportunity to earn competitive wages while gaining relevant training and experience to kickstart their careers.

Local and Virtual Events

Join SEMCA Michigan Works! and prepare to embark on an exciting journey of career exploration and skill development at our upcoming Youth Apprenticeship Week events. Dive into the world of Registered Apprenticeships with immersive, hands-on activities, connect with local employers, and explore academic programs designed to kickstart your journey into skilled trades, advanced manufacturing, and more.

This week is dedicated to celebrating the transformative power of apprenticeships for individuals of all ages and diverse backgrounds. Discover new opportunities and gain valuable insights into how a registered apprenticeship can shape your future.

Select Event Below to Learn More and to REGISTER.

Apprenticeships & Pre-Apprenticeships

May 7 | 6 - 7:30 P.M. | Schoolcraft College

Youth Apprenticeship Focusing on Skilled Trades

May 9 | 4 - 6 P.M. | Monroe County Community College

Develop Your Career Pathway Through Apprenticeship

May 10 | 9 - 11 A.M. | Henry Ford College - Dearborn

Employer Kickoff | 8:30 – 9 A.M. | Register Today

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