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Career Classroom: Essex County Tech grads get real-world experience working on school project

Students were selected competitively for the program, with an eye for diversity and equity… On the job site, students were given an opportunity to rotate through the different trades.

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Ørsted strikes deal with labor union on U.S. offshore wind development

Ørsted and NABTU said they will work to identify the skills necessary to accelerate the creation of an offshore workforce, and partner on training and certification to ready workers to build new projects.

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Chicago plumber proud to ‘protect the health of the nation’ — now more than ever

“My dad was like: ‘You can go to college and do whatever you want, but if you work with your hands, nobody can ever take that away. And you’ll always be able to feed your family and feed yourself.’

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NABTU Statement Applauding Passage of the National Apprenticeship Act of 2020

With this new bill, Registered Apprenticeship will not only remain the gold standard in U.S. construction workforce training but will also open pathways for more industries to build productive and highly-skilled workforces.

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North America’s Building Trades Unions (NABTU) and Ørsted Sign Landmark MOU for U.S. Offshore Wind Workforce Transition

The partnership will create a national agreement designed to transition U.S. union construction workers into the offshore wind industry in collaboration with the leadership of the 14 U.S. NABTU affiliates and the AFL-CIO.

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NABTU Statement Honoring Veterans Day 2020

As we pause to thank, honor and remember our veteran members and all veterans this day; as we are humbled by their sacrifice and service, let’s all learn from and pay forward their selfless patriotism during these tumultuous times as we strive to be a more unified and healed nation.

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TWBN 2019: Remarks by UA National Recruitment & Outreach Coordinator Laura Ceja and GP Mark McManus

TWBN 2019: Remarks by ULLICO President Stephanie Whalen

TWBN 2019: Remarks by SMART GP Joe Sellers