ERIC Number: ED230724
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: 0
National Apprenticeship and Training Standards for Drafters. Revised.
Employment and Training Administration (DOL), Washington, DC. Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training.
These revised national standards are designed to assist local unions in establishing local apprenticeship and training programs for drafters. Covered in the individual sections are the following topics: provisions of the apprenticeship standards for drafters (definitions, qualifications for application, the selection of applicants, credit for previous experience and education, the terms of apprenticeship, apprenticeship agreements, supervision, probationary periods, hours of work, salaries, examinations, related instruction, ratios of apprentices to journeymen, work experience, management and labor relations, and equal opportunity); supervision of the program (local joint apprenticeship and training committees, responsibilities of apprentices, committee consultants, recognition of completion of apprenticeship, filing with registration agencies, safety and health, and modification of standards); and federal laws and regulations affecting the employment of apprentices. The appendixes contain schedules of recommended work processes and related technical instruction for manufacturing, marine, and architectural drafters. (MN)
Descriptors: Apprenticeships, Architectural Drafting, Credits, Definitions, Drafting, Employment Practices, Engineering Drawing, Federal Legislation, Federal Regulation, Guidelines, Job Training, Labor Legislation, Labor Standards, Manufacturing Industry, Marine Technicians, National Standards, Postsecondary Education, Prior Learning, Program Content, Program Development, Program Implementation, Safety, Work Experience
Publication Type: Guides - General; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Employment and Training Administration (DOL), Washington, DC. Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training.
Note: The revised standards were developed and recommended by the International Federation of Professional and Technical Engineers, AFL-CIO, in cooperation with the Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training, U.S. Department of Labor.