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Iowa City pre-apprenticeship program opens doors for job seekers
The University of Iowa Labor Center program collaboration with non-profits in Iowa City created opportunities for job seekers to become mentors to others while pursuing apprenticeship programs
What apprenticeship programs are near me?
In our podcast, we chatted with Gazette reporter Izabela Zaluska. Izabela walked us through her story on the Iowa City program that builds connections for job seekers to the skilled trades to help them find an apprenticeship program near them.
This interesting program helps job seekers learn more about trades before entering an apprenticeship program so they will better understand what trades are a good fit for them or offer the best career path.
- Read Izabela’s full story on thegazette.com
- Explore the program opportunity and details
- Reach out on Facebook to UI Labor Center
- Other opportunities for apprenticeships in Iowa
- Skilled trades job openings in Cedar Rapids and Iowa City on Corridor Careers
You can read Izabela's story here on thegazette.com
Opportunities in Iowa for job seekers
So what does this news mean for job seekers? More competition among employers for their skills. Additionally, job seekers who are currently struggling to find jobs or a better career can benefit from multiple apprenticeship or up-skilling programs available near them at local community colleges or workforce training centers.
Want to hear more from Izabela? You can follow her on Twitter, view her stories online or get her RSS feed. Once the legislative session in Iowa starts back up in Iowa, Erin will be covering all the happenings at the statehouse.
- Learn more about earn and learn resources with registered apprenticeships
- View the latest jobs, get job alerts or build a resume on Corridor Careers
About Corridor Careers
Corridor Careers, Eastern Iowa’s leading jobs platform has been showcasing local job listings for over 20 years. Corridor Careers hosts job listings for Cedar Rapids, Iowa City, North Liberty, Coralville and surrounding areas of Eastern Iowa. Job seekers can sign up for job alerts, and search by category, job type or keyword. Find your job joy.