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Apprenticeships

WHAT ARE APPRENTICESHIPS? 

Apprenticeships are a combination of on-the-job training and related coursework in which workers learn the practical and theoretical aspects of a highly skilled occupation. Apprenticeship programs can be sponsored by individual employers, joint employer and labor groups, and/or employer associations.

Elizabethtown Community and Technical College (ECTC) offers an Associate in Applied Science - Apprenticeship Studies Program. The AAS in Apprenticeship Studies is designed to complement specialized study in a national or state-approved apprentice curriculum. A prerequisite of completion of a national/state certified apprenticeship program exists.

Commonly approved Apprenticeship Training Programs can include the following occupations:

  • Automotive Mechanic
  • Business
  • Culinary
  • Computer Information Technologies
  • Electrician
  • Engineering
  • HVAC 
  • Machinist
  • Maintenance Mechanic
  • Tool and Die
  • And many more . . . 

how can an apprenticeship help my business? 

  • Structured on-the-job training
  • Related technical instruction
  • Wage progression
  • Nationally-recognized credential
  • Mentorship

HOW CAN I LEARN MORE? 

To request apprenticeship information and assistance, contact our Apprenticeship Coordinators:

Ms. Kayla Douthitt
ECTC Workforce Solutions
600 College Street Road 
OTB Building
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
270-706-8711
kayla.douthitt@kctcs.edu