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From the monthly archives: August 2015

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Maryland Apprenticeship Training Council (MATC) Adds Pro-ABC Members

  MATC recently added two ABC members which will strengthen the merit voice on the Council.  David Smarte, Delaware Elevator and Leon Bromley, Rommel Companies will bring an expertise and knowledge which will enhance the work of the Council.   APPRENTICESHIP & TRAINING COUNCIL The Apprenticeship and Training Council originated in 1962 as the Maryland State Apprenticeship Council within the State Department of Education, and received its present name in 1966 (Chapter 671, Acts of 1966). It joined the Department of Employment and Training in 1983 (Chapter 64, Acts of 1983). In 1987, the Council became part of the Department of Economic and Employment Development (Chapter 311, Acts of 1987). It transferred to the Department of Labor, Licensing, and Regulation in 1995 (Chapter 120, Acts of 1995).  Apprenticeship programs are reviewed and approved by the Council which fosters their development. The Council also sets standards for registered apprenticeship programs.  The Council's tw ...

PLA Feedback Requested- Deadline August 13

  The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Louisville District has issued a survey requesting feedback from the contracting community about the potential use of a project labor agreement (PLA) on a contract to construct the Medical Clinic Replacement at Fort Knox, Kentucky. To review and respond to the USACE survey, click here.

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