CPCC to host Apprenticeship and Workplace Learning Conference May 21

last modified May 01, 2014 08:37 AM

WHAT: Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC) will host a May 21st Apprenticeship and Workplace Learning Conference to show business leaders how building a workplace learning partnership can help them close their organization’s skills gap and build a talent pipeline of skilled employees.

CPCC offers workplace learning solutions to employers, including apprenticeship, cooperative education and internships programs. During the conference, attendees will learn more about these three programs and how they can use them to recruit talented individuals capable of meeting their specific job demands.

The conference agenda features:

  • Keynote Speaker Bill Anderson, executive director, MeckEd
  • Will Collins, executive director, NCWorks
  • Kathryn Castelloes, bureau chief of apprenticeships and training, N.C. Department of Commerce
  • panelists representing Siemens Energy, Inc., N.C. Department of Commerce, CPCC, Hendrick BMW Northlake, Duke Energy, 26th Judicial District of North Carolina, Centralina Council of Governments, E4 Carolinas, Blum and Stanly Community College

WHEN: Wednesday, May 21, 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.

WHERE: Harris Conference Center, CPCC Harris Campus, 3216 CPCC Harris Campus Dr., Charlotte

CONTACT: Registration is required. For more information, visit http://www.cpcc.edu/global/2014-apprenticeship-and-workplace-learning-conference. For questions, email workplace.learning@cpcc.edu or call 704.330.6191.