Tampa Bay IT Apprenticeship

Apprenticeship training is a smart way to build a highly-skilled workforce that combines on-the-job training and tuition-free related technical instruction. The program is an industry-driven, structured training method that allows employers to utilize their existing full-time employees to earn while they learn. There are no fees for employers to participate and apprentices can be existing employees or new hires.

Occupations include:

  • Applications Developer (Software)
  • Applications Developer (Web)
  • Help Desk Technician
  • Network Support Technician




Related Technical Instruction is provided through a partnership with Hillsborough and Pinellas County School Districts:

- Aparicio-Levy Technical Center – 10119 E. Ellicott St, Tampa, FL 33610
- Pinellas Technical College – 1600 154th Ave N., Clearwater, FL 33760

Apprentices must be sponsored by an employer to participate in training and meet the minimum qualifications below:

- Be or become employed by a participating employer.
- Be least 18 years of age.
- Provide proof of Florida residency.
- Possess a High School Diploma or GED.
​- Be able to perform the work of the occupation.

Employers, please contact: Michelle Schultz, Programs Director, at schultzm@careersourcetampabay.com

For additional information, please contact:
Aparicio-Levy Technical College: Devoni Williams, Devoni.williams@sdhc.k12.fl.us
Pinellas Technical College: Eric McClendon, mcclendone@pcsb.org

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