exploring the trades
Occupational training that combines on-the-job experience with classroom instruction. A partnership of employers, workers, the State of Oregon, and a variety of schools and community colleges, apprenticeship experiences train new employees to meet industry standards for a given occupation.
Nationally known and recognized credential designed to document the essential skills of job seekers and students. Students receive a level of certificate that shows the level of mastery of that skill. This certificate will supplement their resume.
Internships and Job Shadows
Internships and job shadows are a great way for students to gain exposure to different types of careers and work experience. Ask your coordinator if there are local opportunities.
What to Ask During a Job Shadow? - Questions students can ask during a job shadow.