Tech-training apprenticeship expanding to Ohio, 3 other states

Story excerpt provided by Columbus Business First.

Written by Carrie Ghose.

A nonprofit apprenticeship that puts novices in junior software and technology jobs is expanding to Ohio – including a Columbus branch – and three other states with the help of a $7.5 million federal grant.

Apprenti was founded last year in Seattle by the nonprofit Washington Technology Industry Association to help employers with a persistent talent crunch.

The pilot year resulted in 100 job placements with companies such as Microsoft Corp. and Amazon.com Inc.

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Originally published November 16, 2017.

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