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Kim Schrier LCNW

February 28, 2022

Rep. Kim Schrier Visits AJAC Apprentices

Last week, Congresswoman Dr. Kim Schrier contacted AJAC to learn more about our training programs in the 8th congressional district. She wanted an opportunity to meet apprentices who have excelled…

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AJAC Employer Roundtable Workforce Training

December 8, 2021

Workforce Training Remains Top Priority During Employer Roundtable

Nearly two years ago before the start of the pandemic, AJAC held its last in-person employer roundtable in Snohomish County. Since then, a dramatic shift in workforce development and skill…

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AJAC award money from Washington State for aerospace apprenticeships

November 9, 2021

Washington State Invests $3.8 Million in Aerospace Apprenticeship Expansion—AJAC Awarded $1.3 Million

  AJAC is thrilled to announce we are the recipients of $1.3 million in grant funding through the Washington State Department of Labor & Industries’ “Aerospace Workforce Development Expansion” Grant.…

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AJAC Manufacturing Day

October 7, 2021

MFG Day 21 with Pexco Aerospace

  Launched annually on the first Friday in October with events that continue throughout the month, MFG Day helps show the reality of modern manufacturing careers by encouraging thousands of…

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AJAC Youth Internship program

October 4, 2021

Berry Global Youth Internship Program

Beginning in 2014, AJAC partnered with the Washington Department of Children, Youth and Families (DCYF) to provide a 12-week pre-apprenticeship training to incarcerated young men living in a DCYF transitional…

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Port of Seattle Equity Index

September 17, 2021

AJAC Featured in Port of Seattle’s “Equity Index”

The Equity Index was established to develop equity-based partnerships and provide resources and support in the most vulnerable, underfunded communities in King County. With the Equity Index, the Port employs…

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Economic Alliance Snohomish County Coffee Chats

August 23, 2021

Coffee Chats: Leveraging Apprenticeships to Strengthen Your Workforce

Economic Alliance Snohomish County offers regular webinar’s through their Coffee Chat’s series. The topic on August 17th was Leveraging Apprenticeships to Strengthen Your Workforce. Participants included Angie Sievers, Snohomish STEM;…

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AJAC discusses apprenticeships

July 20, 2021

AJAC Discusses Apprenticeships with PNAA & Tool Gauge

The Pacific Northwest Aerospace Alliance (PNAA) invited AJAC and Tool Gauge to their Factory Friday Tour event to discuss workforce training solutions including registered apprenticeship programs for advanced manufacturing. The…

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AMP

July 19, 2021

No-Cost Two-Day Manufacturing Training August 3rd & 4th

Advanced Manufacturing Prep (AMP) is a two-day in-person workshop developed by the Aerospace Joint Apprenticeship Committee (AJAC) to help job-seekers navigate the various career pathways into the aerospace and advanced…

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