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Apprenticeship Accelerator

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Aerospace | Manufacturing | Engineering

Thursday, December 8, 2022 | 8 A.M. – 1 P.M. CST

Join us for an exciting introduction to Registered Apprenticeship Programs (RAP) as a model to strengthen your workforce pipeline. Alongside keynote speaker, Scott Ellsworth, MBA, employers within your industry will be available to share concrete examples of how they have integrated this model into their workforce culture to garner results and grow their companies.

Apprenticeship Accelerator

Aerospace | Manufacturing | Engineering

Thursday, December 8, 2022. | 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. CST

Pensacola State College
1000 College Boulevard Pensacola, FL 32504

Hear from industry experts and peers about the benefits of apprenticeships, funding opportunities and how to get started!


Keynote Speaker

Scott Ellsworth, MBA is the Principal and Owner of Scott Ellsworth Consulting and Sherpa Management Solutions.

As a contractor to Jobs for the Future, he works to fully engage employers in developing and implementing effective apprenticeship programs and driving greater inclusion of all populations in the workforce.  Prior to founding Scott Ellsworth Consulting, Scott was the Director of Business Leaders United for Workforce Partnerships (BLU), a Washington DC-based advocacy and education organization that strives to bring employers into the workforce and skills gap discussion.

He has over 25 years of experience in managing a variety of manufacturing firms both large and small, including most recently as VP and General Manager of US Operations for Tipco Punch in Hamilton, Ohio.  Scott holds a BS in Industrial Engineering from the University of Louisville and an MBA from LSU-Shreveport.