Division of Apprentice Standards (DAS)

The Division of Apprentice Standards (DAS) is responsible for promoting, developing, and servicing registered apprenticeship programs in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Our goal is to connect people to high-demand job opportunities across the Commonwealth through equitable access to training and employers.

We're here to help

Whether you’re an employer seeking to start an apprenticeship program, or a future apprentice seeking a hands-on path to a career, the Division of Apprentice Standards is here to help!

Training Schedule for Sponsors and Employers

The Division of Apprentice Standards welcomes employers and sponsors to attend virtual information sessions highlighting the Commonwealth's Registered Apprenticeship Program overview. 

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Upcoming Apprenticeship Recruitments

Ready to take the next steps and become an apprentice?
Find an apprenticeship program that interests you!

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Featured Apprenticeship Topics

Hospitality Apprenticeship

Your next great hire is an apprentice

Apprenticeships benefit employers of all sizes and industries by allowing them to develop and grow a highly-skilled and diverse workforce, reduce turnover, and foster loyalty among employees.

Watch and learn how to sponsor Apprentices for your business

Women in Construction

A pathway to a lucrative career

Apprenticeship is an earn-to-learn model, meaning you collect a paycheck while learning from the pros, and you'll walk away with the skills and credentials that employers value.

Watch and learn how to become an Apprentice

Apprenticeship by the Numbers

11,000+ Active Apprentices in Massachusetts
1,000+ Registered Apprenticeship Program across Massachusetts
98% Apprenticeship growth rate since 2013 in Massachusetts

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100 Cambridge Street, Suite 501, Boston, MA 02114


General inquiries (617) 626-5442


General Questions apprenticeship@mass.gov
Compliance Inquiries: laura.e.lee@mass.gov
Building and Construction Trades Union inquiries dennis.x.collins@mass.gov
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