ON improving apprenticeship system to prepare skilled workforce for in-demand jobs

February 9, 2018

Ontario has announced new improvements to its apprenticeship system in order to better meet the needs of future professionals and a changing economy. An ON release reports that the improvements aim to develop a system that provides end-to-end supports for apprentices and employers while responding to the needs of a changing economy and workforce. The new improvement include better incentives for employers to train and retain apprentices, increased promotion of apprenticeship as a valuable postsecondary pathway, and digital enhancements to the apprenticeship system. ON