Photo Gallery: Out Educate, Out Build: Celebrating 100 Years of Registered Apprenticeships
(June 6, 2011)
- Secretary Solis welcomes all to the Out Build, Out Educate event on the National Mall celebrating 100 years of registered apprenticeship. Speakers include Mark Ayers of Building and Construction Trades Department, Lonnie Coleman of Coleman Spohn Corp., Kevin Burton of Joint Apprenticeship & Training Committee, and Ian Brady of United Association Apprentice of the Year.
- Secretary Solis visits an exhibit on the Mall.
- Secretary Solis continues her exhibit tour with a group of YouthBuild students.
- Secretary Solis looks on as a perspective apprentice, learns about bricklaying.
- Assistant Secretary of the Employment & Training Administration Jane Oates with Secretary Solis and students on the Mall.
- Secretary Solis experiences what it’s like to be a bricklayer and lays down bricks during her exhibit tour.
- Secretary Solis here pictured with Colonel Mike Jones of the Defense Department.
- Secretary Solis lets out DOL’s best kept secret—registered apprenticeships!
- With the Capitol in the background, labor, industry, and government leaders pose after the successful event.
- Ian Brady speaks about his experience as an apprentice and journeyman.