Apprenticeship Work-Based Learning (WBL) Experience 3
The third part of a work-based learning experience which takes place at a work-site and must be a paid experience (at least minimum wage). All three parts of WBL experience must cumulate to a minimum of 450 hours. This experience is directed by the WBL agreement provided by the school system and a student work plan developed among the student, WBL coordinator, and eligible employer. The student work plan identifies the appropriate competencies, duties, tasks and outcomes in academic, technical, and workplace readiness areas that apply directly to the student’s goals for a specific work-related placement. The student’s final portfolio will document proficiency in academic, technical, and workplace readiness skills as indicated in the student WBL plan. A copy of the employer’s assessment as well as documentation from the WBL coordinator shall be included.
Prerequisites and other notes: Recommended for grades 11-12