National Apprenticeship Week Panelist Conversation

Workforce Development Panelist Conversation In honor of National Apprenticeship Week, the Ohio Laborers’ Apprenticeship Program hosted a round table discussion with Lt. Governor Jon Husted, Director of the Governor’s Office of Workforce Transformation, Major General Deborah Ashenhurst, Director of the Department of Veterans Services, Ralph E. Cole, Business Manager and Secretary-Treasurer of the Ohio Laborers’ …

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Contractor Resources

Take Advantage of Available Resources The Ohio Laborers’ Apprenticeship Office has various resources available to contractors to make your business run more smoothly and efficiently. One of the most essential and valuable resources we offer is the Sponsorship Portal. The Sponsorship Portal partners with the OCA, the AGC, and the local union business managers to …

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Women Can Too

New social media campaign champions women in construction Women don’t look to the construction industry as a job opportunity, often because it’s stigmatized as a “man’s job.” They may have fears about harassment and physical labor as well. The Ohio Laborers’ Training and Apprenticeship office is looking to upend the stigma of a male construction …

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Contractor Portal

Save time with quality workforce development Created in partnership with the OCA, the AGC and the local union business managers, Vince Irvin, our laborers’ statewide apprenticeship coordinator, discussed the benefits and use of the contractor portal in a recent video presentation. When you sign up for the contractor portal, you have access to a list …

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