Apprenticeship by State: Minnesota In this episode, Joseph speaks with Minnesota’s John Aiken, state apprenticeship director, and Rick Martagon, apprenticeship supervisor. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share via Email Listen to other State Apprenticeship Agency directors Apprenticeship by Stateright Visit JFF's Center for Apprenticeship & Work-Based Learning Visit the Centerright In This EpisodeIn this episode of JFF's Apprenticeship by State, Joseph speaks with Minnesota’s John Aiken, state apprenticeship director, and Rick Martagon, apprenticeship supervisor.[00:30] Get to know Minnesota’s apprenticeship agency[10:51] Starting an apprenticeship program[17:14] Process and timeline for approval[27:45] In-school youth apprenticeship[37:30] Pre-apprenticeship[41:26] Opportunity youthLinks and ResourcesMinnesota Department of Labor and IndustryRegistered Apprentice Employer and Training ProgramsYouth Apprenticeship in MinnesotaDeveloped with the U.S. Department of Labor. Pursuant to the National Apprenticeship Act, the Department of Labor works to expand opportunities related to apprenticeship programs. This project has been funded, either wholly or in part, with Federal funds from the Department of Labor, Employment & Training Administration under the contract number/work order DOL-OPS-16-A-0012/1605DC-18-F-00060. The contents of this publication do not necessarily reflect the views or policies of the Department of Labor, nor does mention of trade names, commercial products, or organizations imply endorsement of same by the U.S. Government.