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Wisconsin Apprenticeship Advisory Council

08/28/2018 10:00 AM - 08 /28/2018 03:00 PM

11001 W Plank Court, Wauwatosa, WI- 53226

Agency: Department of Workforce Development
Contact: Owen Smith 6082662491

Tuesday, August 28, 2018
10:00 AM—3:00 PM
Milwaukee Area Electrical Training Center
11001 W Plank Court
Wauwatosa, WI 53226
Room 109

AGENDA-Updated 8/24/2018

1. Call to Order
Welcome New Members /Remarks/Announcements
2. Action: Review and approve minutes of May 15, 2018
3. Action -Election of Employer Co-Chair
Co-Chair Dawn Pratt has resigned from the Council in preparation of her impending retirement.
4. Update- National Association of State & Territorial Apprenticeship Directors (NASTAD)-Annual Conference NASTAD Update-Karen Morgan & Terry Hayden
5. Action-Memorandum of Agreement—Terry Hayden
State Apprenticeship Council Agreement
6. Action: Certified Pre-apprenticeship Programs
• Fox Valley Workforce Development Board
o Workplace Essentials for Manufacturing
• Community Relations-Social Development Commission (SDC)
o Pre-apprenticeship and Construction Training for Milwaukee County Residents
• Dane County YA Consortium
o YA Program-Construction
• North Central WI Workforce Development Board
o Offender Machine Tool Training/Manufacturing Readiness
7. Sub-Committee Report
Equal Access Sub-Committee
At the last meeting, the Council discussed the concept of putting two (2) AA/EEO products in various stages of development for on-line easy access. These included the Mentoring Course and the Cultural Competency Course. A vendor has now been hired and we will begin implementation.
Status Report Attached.
For Discussion/Action
• AA/EEO Handbook
o Any updates, edits or additions?
• Cultural Competency Course-The Sub-Committee reviewed the Course and made suggested changes to the Course as many things were outdated. The Course will be ready for the vendor after those updates are completed.
8. 27th Biennial Apprenticeship Conference-Discussion
9. Update-Presidential Executive Order Expanding Apprenticeships in America-
10. DPI Update-Brent Kindred
11. WTCS Update-Nancy Nakkoul on behalf of Carrie Morgan
12. National Apprenticeship Week 2018 -Discussion
November 11-17, 2018
13. BAS Update
a) Grant Update
• American Apprenticeship Grant-WAGE$-Nancy Kargel
• ApprenticeshipUSA Accelerator Grant-Karen Moran
b) Youth Apprenticeship Update—Cathy Crary
c) WI Resources Playbook for Registered Apprenticeship
d) Apprenticeship Outreach Campaign
14. Apprenticeship in WI Statistically Speaking—Karen Morgan
15.. Next Meeting Date

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