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Apprenticeship programs

Rhodes State Apprenticeship Program For Businesses

What is an Apprenticeship?
Registered Apprenticeship programs combine Related Instruction (RI) with structured On-the-Job training (OJT) so individuals can prepare for careers in skilled occupations.  Every program includes a minimum of 2,000 hours of stsructured OJT and a minimum of 144 hours of RI.

Rhodes Assists with Administrative Tasks
Rhodes State College (RSC) is a Registered Apprenticeship Sponsor with the State of Ohio.  Rhodes provides the courses that fulfill the RI requirements.  RSC can be the Sponsor of your Apprenticeship program.  This includes Union and Non-union workplaces.

We can Help Your Company Coose the Two Components of an Apprenticeship Program:
  • Related Instruction
  • On-the-Job Work Schedule
Why Should You Invest?
Ohio employers have a high demand for skilled workers.  Apprenticeship programs are an investment in your human capital.  There are over 1200 occupations to choose from that can support an Apprenticeship Program.

  • Discover new, diverse talent
  • Train and teach apprentices YOUR company methods
  • Stay up-to-date with your industry and technology
  • Studies show the average retention for apprentices completing the program is 91%
  • You choose the RI & OTJ
Apprenticeship programs help recruit and develop a highly skilled workforce, a distinct and competitive advantage in today's market.

Pathway to Degrees
Rhodes will connect pre-apprentices and encourages continuted career pathways.