Building a Diversity of Shovel-ready Sites


Across the country, we are building training programs that will help industry meet the pressing need for skilled workers in trades and advanced manufacturing. These include: space academies, and workforce programs for skilled trades, local fishing, and advanced manufacturing.

Exposure to a skilled trade through an apprenticeship has shown to be a promising pathway for filling many of the skilled jobs that lie open in the manufacturing industry. The government and manufacturers together can fund such education and apprenticeship programs to develop a job-ready stream of qualified workers.


2018 Deloitte and the Manufacturing Institute Skills Gap and Future Work Study

Exposure to a skilled trade through an apprenticeship has shown to be a promising pathway for filling many of the skilled jobs that lie open in the manufacturing industry. The govern¬ment and manufacturers together can fund such education and apprenticeship programs to develop a job-ready stream of qualified workers.


– 2018 Deloitte and the Manufacturing Institute Skills Gap and Future Work Study