The Division of Apprenticeship Standards - "What's New" Archive

2018

California Apprenticeship Council newsletter 2nd quarter 2018
Recently approved and revised program standards
Labor and Workforce Development Agency Announces Record Number of Apprentices
California Apprenticeship Council newsletter 1st quarter 2018

2017

California Apprenticeship Council newsletter 2nd quarter 2017
California Apprenticeship Council newsletter 1st quarter 2017
California Apprenticeship Initiative Pre-Apprenticeship Grant Program webpage

2016

Common Administrative Practices and Treatment of Costs and Practices Related to RSI
DIR Recognizes New Apprenticeship Program at the Santa Clara
Valley Transportation Authority during National Apprenticeship Week
2nd National Apprenticeship Week 2016
California Apprenticeship Council newsletter 4th quarter 2016
DIR Awarded $1.8 Million Federal Grant to Expand Apprenticeship Programs in California
DAS Annual report 2015
National Apprenticeship Week 2016
Memo Announcing New Grant Opportunity RFA No. 16-191
RFA No. 16-191: California Apprenticeship Initiative (CAI) New and Innovative Grant Program
California Apprenticeship Initiative (CAI) New and Innovative Grant Program Webpage
California Apprenticeship Council newsletter 3rd quarter 2016
California Apprenticeship Council newsletter 2nd quarter 2016
Equity Partners to Increase Opportunities in Registered Apprenticeship
CWDB Initiatives: Workforce Accelerator Fund
California Apprenticeship Council newsletter 1st quarter 2016

2015

Apprenticeship Events Celebrate New Opportunities for California Workers to "Earn While You Learn":
DIR, DAS Introduce Two New Programs during National Apprenticeship Week
California Apprenticeship Council newsletter 4th quarter 2015
Memo Announcing New Community College Apprenticeship Grant Opportunities
Community College Grant opportunities page
Division of Apprenticeship Standards Annual Report 2014
California Apprenticeship Council newsletter 3rd quarter 2015
California Apprenticeship Council newsletter 2nd quarter 2015
California Apprenticeship Council newsletter 1st quarter 2015

2014

California Apprenticeship Council newsletter 4th quarter 2014
California Apprenticeship Council newsletter 3rd quarter 2014
California Apprenticeship Council newsletter 2nd quarter 2014
California Apprenticeship Council newsletter 1st quarter 2014
28th Biennial California Conference on Apprenticeship Registration Form
New web application to report CAC Training Fund Contributions
Rulemaking: Audit Procedures of & Approval for Apprenticeship Programs

2013

New web application to report CAC Training Fund Contributions
Rulemaking: Audit Procedures of & Approval for Apprenticeship Programs
California Apprenticeship Council newsletter 4th quarter 2013 acrobat image
California Apprenticeship Council newsletter 3rd quarter 2013 acrobat image
California Apprenticeship Council newsletter 2nd quarter 2013 acrobat image
Apprenticeship as a Critical Component of an “Earn and Learn” Job Training Strategy in California Acrobat image
White paper on apprenticeship Produced on behalf of the California Workforce Investment Board by the
Interagency Working Group on Earn and Learn Job Training Strategies and Apprenticeship in California December 2012
California Apprenticeship Council newsletter 1st quarter 2013 acrobat image

2012

DIR Launches New Landscape Apprenticeship Program with Alameda Point Collaborative, San Leandro Adult School - IR-2012-46
California Apprenticeship Council newsletter 4th quarter 2012 acrobat image
California Apprenticeship Council newsletter 3rd quarter 2012 acrobat image
Effective July 1, 2012, enforcement of Apprenticeship requirements on Public Works projects is the responsibility of the Division of Labor Standards Enforcement. 
Effective July 1, 2012, The Electrician Certification Unit has moved to the of the Division of Labor Standards Enforcement.
California Apprenticeship Council newsletter 2nd quarter 2012 acrobat image
Proposed changes to Title 8 Regulations before the CAC Rules and Regulations sub-committee acrobat image
Search Public works projects as reported by Awarding Bodies
2010 DAS Annual Report to the Legislature acrobat image
Awarding Body Extract of Public Works Contract Award - PWC100 form (formerly DAS 13 form) acrobat image

2011

California Apprenticeship Council newsletter 3rd quarter 2011 acrobat image
California Apprenticeship Council newsletter 4th quarter 2011 acrobat image
How to File a Public Works Complaint with DAS acrobat image
Training Fund Grants
Multi-employer Photovoltaic Installer Apprenticeship guidelines Acrobat image
DAS Debarment
Minimum industry training criteria (MITC)

2010

Minimum industry training criteria (MITC)
Program Sponsor Survey Results 2010 Acrobat image
DAS would like to thank all who participated
Workshop on workforce needs for large-scale solar projects — September 15th, Sacramento acrobat image
2010 Director's Award for Excellence in Supporting Women in the Building Trades. Apply now!

2009

DAS 2009-001 How to determine prevailing rate of pay for your apprentice Acrobat image
Health Care Construction Public-Private Partnership
Caltrans-DIR Construction Skilled Labor Workforce Initiative
California needs apprentices in green & growing fields
Apprenticeship Program Award

2008

Health Care Construction Public-Private Partnership
Caltrans-DIR Construction Skilled Labor Workforce Initiative
Check out available grants for apprenticeship programs
Caltrans-DIR Construction Skilled Labor Workforce Initiative
Save the date! Public Works Training Seminar to be held in downtown Los Angeles September 17, 2008
U.S. Department of Labor announces $20 million competition for demonstration projects to assist dislocated workers - 5/21/2008
I BUILT IT! New Web site highlights opportunities for apprentices - 3/10/2008
Download I built it! poster Acrobat image
Download I built it! postcards
Director's Award for Excellence in Supporting Women in the Building Trades - 02/04/2008
Best Practices: Preparation for Apprenticeship Training - 01/03/2008

2007

Roofing apprentice to journeyman ratio change in effect for all projects bid after January 1, 2008
Invitation Letter to the New Director’s Advisory Committee on Public Works, 12/11/2007 Acrobat image - Text file
Public works contractors can now get apprentice certifications online!
Best Practices for Increased Graduation/Completion Rates of Apprenticeship Programs
Electrician Certification Glossary of Terms

2006

Blue Ribbon Committee Report on Women in Apprenticeship

Program Sponsor page

Public works training fund contribution search

2005

Electrician certification search
Application for NEW registration of electrician trainee (PDF pdf)
Electrician certification and electrician trainee information
Anne Quick of Associated Builders and Contractors, Golden Gate Chapter, Leo Garcia of Associated General
Contractors of California and Neal Struthers of State Building and Construction Trades Council were sworn in as
Commissioners of the California Apprenticeship Council representing programs that sponsor Apprenticeship programs.

2004

Rulemaking for AB 1087 (Calderon)
Deadline for electrician certification program extended
Formas e información sobre la certificación electrica en Español
Need & training fund, proposed regulations
Public works contractors can now get apprentice certifications online at
http://www.dir.ca.gov/DAS/appcertpw/AppCertSearch.asp

2003

DAS Annual report 2002 html version / pdf version (.pdf format, 380kb)
Governor declares October Apprenticeship Month
Electrician certification program statistics
Electrical certification frequently asked questions
Catdfornia certified electricians 4/2003
Apptdcation for electrical examination and certification
Directions for completing application for Electrician Examination and Certification
Please be advised that the on-tdne application form for the electrician's certification examination is available.
Using the on-line form results in more rapid processing.
The application form is also available in PDF pdf version to download and complete off-line.
DAS Annual report 2001 html version / pdf version (.pdf format, 169kb)
Pubtdc works apprenticeship hearing regulations Chapter 2 - part 1, article 10 section 232.01 - 232.70
Electrical certification program
Search available apprenticeship programs and public works programs by county and occupation.
New regulations Title 8 - chapter 2 (section 201 - 234.2)
Frequently asked questions - New apprenticeship regulations California Code of Regulations Section 208