Today’s high-tech manufacturing requires companies to have a well trained and highly skilled workforce.
Apprenticeship 2000 was developed in 1995 to create a skilled workforce in the Charlotte, NC area. Our partner companies provide jobs by training apprentices for skilled trades and, in return, gain the skilled workforce needed to operate their high-tech business. Apprenticeship 2000 is a 4-year technical training program designed to develop people for highly skilled technical trades such as machinists, tool and die makers, mechatronics technicians, mold makers, and electricians. We work with highly motivated juniors and seniors from surrounding high schools. Students that qualify for Apprenticeship 2000 train for exciting technical careers with excellent pay and benefits!
BUILDING CAREERS FOR OVER 20 YEARS
years since APP2000 began
graduates to date
FEATURES OF OUR APPRENTICESHIP
Get paid to go to school!
Paid college tuition
Earn an AAS degree in Mechatronics Engineering Technology
Earn a Journeyman’s Certificate
No College Debt
Guaranteed Job after Graduation!!
Earn a minimum of $36,400/year upon completion
Benefits (Medical/Dental, Paid Holidays)
Apprenticeship 2000 is a great technical skills training program, a military alternative, and college alternative, we offer college for free. It is a Co-op training program where participants learn hands-on skills and earn an associates degree (two-year degree) in mechatronics. Apprenticeship 2000 was established in 1995 to help fill the skills gap. This is a great opportunity for motivated, high ranking high school students. If you think “I cannot afford college”, this program may be exactly what you need. There is no Student Loan with Apprenticeship 2000, students are even paid to attend classes. Apprenticeship 2000, is a well established North Carolina Apprenticeship program, serving Mecklenburg county, Lincoln county, Gaston county, Iredell county, and even offering apprenticeships to York county SC students.