ERIC Number: ED246279
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983-Nov
Reference Count: N/A
Oversight Hearings on the National Apprenticeship Training Act. Hearings before the Subcommittee on Employment Opportunities of the Committee on Education and Labor, House of Representatives, Ninety-Eighth Congress, First Session (November 15, 17, 1983).
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.
This document contains two congressional hearings on the present apprenticeship programs to determine whether they are effective in producing the needed skilled craftspersons. The hearings also focus on how the apprenticeship training systems may be improved to meet the ever-changing needs of industry. Testimony includes statements, prepared statements, letters, and supplemental materials from United States representatives and individuals representing the National Tooling and Machining Association; National Association of Government Labor Officials; Metal Trades Department, AFL-CIO; Center for the Study of Human Resources, University of Texas at Austin; National Association of State and Territorial Apprenticeship Directors; Outreach Program, International Association of Bridge, Structural, and Ornamental Iron Workers; Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co.; Norfolk Shipbuilding and Drydock Corp.; National Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee of the Electrical Contractors Association; Joint Apprenticeship Committee, AFL-CIO; National Education Committee, Associated Builders and Contractors; National Women's Law Center; American Vocational Association; departments of labor of various states; public school systems; the United States Department of Labor; and union locals. (YLB)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.