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AIIA is dedicated to supporting and encouraging a robust system of apprenticeship in the U.S. that will develop highly-skilled workers precisely suited to American workplace needs.

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National Occupational Frameworks

The Urban Institute team behind AIIA is developing National Occupational Frameworks for high-priority occupations. Employers and employees can search the frameworks to find the core competencies for specified apprenticeships.


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International Occupational Comparisons

We’ve identified occupational standards in 10 job categories across five countries, including the U.S