Registered Apprenticeships for Additional Career Pathways for Individuals with Disabilities


National Apprenticeship Week 2023


The Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS) celebrated the 9th annual National Apprenticeship Week, Nov. 13-19.

National Apprenticeship Week spotlights the value of registered apprenticeship, an “industry-driven, high-quality career pathway where employers can develop and prepare their future workforce, and individuals can obtain paid work experience, receive progressive wage increases, classroom instruction, and a portable, nationally-recognized credential,” according to

Registered apprenticeships can serve as one venue for individuals with disabilities to receive the career training they need to get and maintain a job and seek advancement in their chosen career field.

OSERS provided the following resources for those interested in learning more about registered apprenticeships:

Remember to follow OSERS on Twitter for more resources related to individuals with disabilities.

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