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Career Focused Reentry

Career Focused Reentry

PEN > Reentry > USDOL Apprenticeships > Achievements and Recognitions Achievements and Recognitions

IDOC and PEN received national recognition by the USDOL as a 21st Century Registered Apprenticeship Trailblazer and Innovator in 2013 (picture right). There are currently more than 24,000 registered apprenticeship programs in the nation, and only 70 of those programs were chosen for this award. Doug Evans and Kirsten Tisdale joined U.S. Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis at a celebration for the 75th Anniversary of the signing of the National Apprenticeship Act.