Apprenticeship Programs Obtainable for Small Business through Consortium Approach

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"The consortium approach translates into buying power and helps persuade trainers to be responsive to the needs of consortium members, especially in terms of scheduling technical course work. This ensures apprentices meet standard credentials such as National Institute of Metalworking Skills (NIMS). WIRE-Net also identifies sources of training dollars to keep the training costs affordable for small and medium sized manufacturers, working with both local and national partners."

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