FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Red Knight Solutions, LLC Receives U.S. Department of Labor Certified Apprenticeship Program
PLANO November 30, 2018 — Red Knight Solutions, LLC certified apprenticeship program has been approved by the United States Department of Labor.
Red Knight has elected to utilize the O*NET-SOC CODE:15-1151.00, Computer Support Technician as its initial apprenticeship program.
Red Knight has plans to hire 264 apprentices in 2019 under this new program. While other roles are being considered for implementation, there is a growing demand in the US for Computer Support Technicians. This program will require each apprentice to have 2000 hours of training while being able to work hands-on with supervision. “We are excited to be a part of this program and look forward to being able to create and fill many of the jobs we have open across the US.”, said Traci DeWilde, CEO and Founder of Red Knight.
About Apprenticeship Programs
In 2017, President Trump issued an Executive Order Expanding Apprenticeships in America. Following the President’s Executive Order, Secretary Acosta convened the President’s Task Force on Apprenticeship Expansion, which included leaders from business, labor, trade, and industry groups, educational institutions, and public officials.