Events and Opportunities - Maryland Apprenticeship and Training Program (MATP)
How Apprenticeship Can Grow Your Business
Date/Time: Wednesday, October 3, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Location: Hagerstown Community College
Career Programs Building, Elliott Center, Upper Level
11400 Robinwood Drive
Hagerstown, MD 21742
Who should attend: Washington County businesses or organizations seeking to learn how to grow their business through registered apprenticeship.
Why go?: Registered apprenticeship trains workers in the specific skills needed by your company. Registered apprentices boast an impressive 91% retention rate. For every dollar spent on apprenticeship, U.S. employers get $1.47 back in increased productivity. Maryland offers valuable tax incentives and training reimbursements for registered apprenticeship employers.
Lunch will be provided thanks to event sponsor Turner Wealth Management.
RSVP: Call Hagerstown Community College at 240-500-2236. Admission is free.
Maryland Cybersecurity Career and Education Fair
Date/Time: Friday, November 9, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location: Universities at Shady Grove
9630 Gudelsky Dr, Rockville, MD 20850
Who should attend: Job seekers, students, employers and academic/training entities.
Why go?: Maryland is at the forefront of our nation’s rapidly growing cyber market and opportunities abound for professionals in our region—both those who are new to the field, and long-time members of the industry.
RSVP: Learn more and register online.
Maryland Apprenticeship and Training Council Meeting
Date/Time: Tuesday, November 13, 2018, 9:00 a.m.
Location: Baltimore JATC for the Electrical Industry
2699 West Patapsco Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21230
Who should attend: Maryland businesses or organizations seeking to gain approval for their registered apprenticeship program with the Maryland Apprenticeship and Training Council.
Why go?: To gain approval for your registered apprenticeship program and start growing your workforce, increasing productivity and taking advantage of tax credits and other financial incentives. To learn more visit mdapprenticeship.
RSVP: To develop a registered apprenticeship program to be reviewed by the Maryland Apprenticeship and Training Council, please contact Chris MacLarion, Maryland Apprenticeship and Training Program Director at 410-767-3969. Council meetings are held every two months.
For additional information, contact:
Division of Workforce Development and Adult Learning
Maryland Apprenticeship and Training Program
1100 N. Eutaw Street, Room 209
Baltimore, MD 21201