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Events and Opportunities - Maryland Apprenticeship and Training Program (MATP)

Maryland Apprenticeship 2.0, Training that Works

Plumbers and Steamfitters Local 486 Recruitment: The Mechanical Trades Apprenticeship ProgramPlumbers and Steamfitters Local 486 Recruitment: The Mechanical Trades Apprenticeship Program
Deadline: April 20, 3:00 p.m.
Offer: $45,000+ first year while learning. $117,000+ upon graduation. 30 FREE college credits. 10 certifications. Job experience. A career
Applicant Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent. $75 application fee. Pass a basic math test.
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Plumbers and Steamfitters Local 486 Recruitment: The Mechanical Trades Apprenticeship ProgramStudent Transition to Work Event
Date/Time: April 26, 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Walter Johnson High School Cafeteria, 6400 Rock Spring Drive, Bethesda
Who should attend?: Families of students ages 14-21 with individualized education plans
Why go?: Meet employers ready to hire.

Washington County Public Schools Youth Apprenticeship Program Open HouseBusiness Employment Resource Center (BERC) Spring Job Fair 2018
Date/Time: Thursday, May 3, 9:00a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Location: Business Employment Resource Center (BERC), 224 North Center Street , Westminster, MD 21157
Who should attend: Job Seekers
Why go?: Meet Carroll County employers and learn about employment opportunities; submit resume and application for openings, including apprenticeships.
RSVP: Scott Singleton

Regional Manufacturing Institute of Maryland (RMI)Regional Manufacturing Institute Techtonic Shift: Today’s Learners, Tomorrow’s Workforce (sponsored by the Governor’s Workforce Development Board)
Date/Time: Thursday, May 3, 9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Martin’s West
Who should attend: Manufacturing HR Directors, Manufacturing Exhibitors, University/College STEM Student Clubs, Manufacturing Ecosystem Suppliers, Manufacturing Executives, Manufacturing Human Resource Directors, Individuals Seeking Manufacturing Employment, High School STEM Students
Why go?: Students and those seeking employment opportunities can connect with Maryland manufacturing companies from top industries with current job openings. Get exposure to key industry leaders by showcasing your technologies, services, and products. Access DLLR employment resources and matchmaking service onsite. The DLLR onsite service desk can help you find student interns, apprentices, and future hires for your business needs. Representatives of Maryland Department of Commerce will be on hand representing programs that serve manufacturing.
RSVP: Mike Galiazzo at 410-771-8111
General Admission $50.00
RMI Member Admission $30.00
Students/teachers – free
Job Seekers – free
For more information, visit RMI of Maryland.

Apprenticeship FairApprenticeship Maryland Hiring Event
Date/Time: Thursday, May 3, Veterans 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m., General Public 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location: Randallstown Community Center, 3505 Resource Dr., Randallstown, MD 21133
Who should attend?: Job seekers interested in occupations such as emergency management, HVAC, electricians, iron workers, plumbers, steam fitters, pipe fitters, welders, millwrights, operators, laborers.
Why go?: Connect with hiring managers for good paying jobs.
RSVP: Register here.

Apprenticeship FairWomen in Non-Traditional Careers Open House
Date/Time: Thursday, May 3, 3:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Location: Harford Community College, Edgewood Hall
Who should attend?: Women seeking to learn about careers, including apprenticeships, in non-traditional occupations such as applied engineering, cybersecurity, HVAC, commercial truck driver, drone technology, paramedic, solar panel installer and home inspector.
Why go?:This open house gives you the chance to meet representatives from many industries, listen to guest speakers, and learn how a non-traditional career for women can lead to so many possibilities for your future!
RSVP: Call 443-412-2440 or e-mail

Maryland Apprenticeship and Training CouncilMaryland Apprenticeship and Training Council Meeting
Date/Time: Tuesday, May 8, 9:00 a.m.
Location: Delaware Elevator, 2210 Allen Drive, Salisbury, Maryland 21801
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
Phone: 410-767-2246
Fax: 410-333-5162