Work & Learn Resources
Work and learn opportunities can include apprenticeships, internships, externships and job shadowing among several other educational opportunities for students and workers.
National Apprenticeship Week
Governor Mike Pence issued a proclamation outlining the importance apprenticeship programs in Indiana. The proclamation is in conjunction with National Apprenticeship Week, which is an opportunity for business and industry, education, career seekers, community based organizations, students, and workers to learn about the real world advantages of developing careers through adoption of the apprenticeship model.
Internship Programs Under The Fair Labor Standards Act
USDOL Fact Sheet #71: This fact sheet provides general information to help determine whether interns must be paid the minimum wage and overtime under the Fair Labor Standards Act for the services that they provide to “for-profit” private sector employers.
Registered Apprenticeship Description: www.doleta.gov/OA/apprenticeship.cfm
State registered sponsors (must select state): http://oa.doleta.gov/bat.cfm
Pathways to Success: www.doleta.gov/oa/pathways.cfm
Registered Apprenticeship College Consortium (RACC): www.doleta.gov/oa/racc.cfm
RACC Members: www.doleta.gov/oa/RACC/Apprenticeship_Members.cfm#IN
A Guide to Talent Attraction and Development for Hoosier Employers, Indiana Career Council, Pathways Taskforce. February 2015 (23 pgs.).