Apprenticeship | Bismarck State College

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Apprenticeship Training is a proven strategy that combines theoretical instruction with on-the job training to prepare high quality, skilled workers to meet the demands of a competitive economy. Continuing Education (CE) will work with you to create a customized, flexible apprenticeship program to meet your organization's needs.

Employer Benefits:
  • Skilled workers trained to industry/employer specifications to produce quality results
  • Reduced turnover
  • Pipeline for new skilled workers
  • Reduced worker compensation costs due to an emphasis on safety training
  • Increased competitive edge in the global economy

Apprentice Benefits:
  • Jobs that usually pay higher wages
  • Higher quality of life and skills versatility
  • Portable credentials recognized nationally and often globally
  • Opportunity for college credit and future degrees

CE will:
  • Maintain and update the curriculum within the program
  • Provide students with course information and books
  • Assist in keeping the apprentices on track
  • Provide course completion documentation including final exam and certificate of completion

Program Details:
  • Schedules are customized per company
  • Courses are offered face-to-face, self-study, and/or online