JLG Industries, Inc. is Here at Keystone!

By: G. David Sload, ABC Keystone President-CEO In June of 2018, JLG Industries Inc. and ABC National announced a strategic partnership that would help solve industry challenges with world-class education, training and equipment solutions. What does this mean for ABC Keystone, and how will the members of the Keystone Chapter benefit? Shortly after the announcement […]

ABC Keystone Apprenticeship Mock Craft Competition and Career Fair

Cheer on the Competitors! Catch ABC Keystone’s National Craft Competition team in action at this Mock Competition as they prepare for the 2020 ABC National Craft Competition to be held March 26, in Nashville, Tennessee. Educators & Students:This is a great opportunity to learn about careers in construction and see registered apprenticeship in action! Open to the public/Free to attend!

What’s In Store for 2020?

ABC Keystone Building

By: G. David Sload, ABC President-CEO As we enter the second month of 2020, we earnestly get down to the business at hand. 2020 is the third year of our three-year strategic plan, and while we have accomplished many things laid out in the plan, we still have several items to complete. In addition to […]

Where Did 2019 Go?

By: G. David Sload, ABC President-CEO Here we are again at the beginning of a new year, and we are wondering where 2019 went. We have completed our 60th year as an active ABC Chapter, and while it went by quickly, we achieved many major tasks. With a dedicated emphasis on education, training and workforce […]

Heavy Equipment Operator Apprenticeship Program Roundtable

FREE to Attend! – Reservations are necessary. Join the Conversation with ABC Keystone & Lancaster County Career & Technology Center at the Heavy Equipment Operator Info Session. See the equipment and the Brownstown campus. We look forward to YOUR input on the HEO Apprenticeship Program!

Local Apprentices Compete in Annual Craft Competition at ABC Keystone

ABC Keystone Training Facility

Contact: Kristi Pronovost Director of Marketing & Communications 717.653.8106 or kristi@abckeystone.org (MANHEIM, PA.) Five local apprentices received top scores at the ABC Keystone Annual Craft Competition on Saturday, September 21, 2019, held at the Chapter’s training facility in Manheim. Earning the top scores in their respective trades provides these apprentices the opportunity to move on […]

ABC Keystone Hires Exclusive Craft Instructors

Contact: Kristi Pronovost Director of Marketing & Communications 717.653.8106 or kristi@abckeystone.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – September 11, 2019 (MANHEIM, PA.) The ABC Keystone Apprenticeship & Training Trust is pleased to announce the hiring of exclusive craft instructors for the ABC Keystone apprenticeship program. The move will provide consistency in education for the students and the […]

Construction Pre-Apprenticeship – Info Session for Educators

No-cost to attend! Discover a college alternative career pathway that gives students valuable, in-demand skills and preps them for entry into an “Earn While You Learn” apprenticeship program with the opportunity to graduate with little to no debt!

Taking it to the Next Level

ABC Keystone Training Facility

By: G. David Sload, ABC President-CEO Anytime you want to take something to the next or a higher level you look at what you can improve or what you need to change. So it goes with the ABC Keystone Apprenticeship program. ABC Keystone has been providing apprenticeship training for the last 51 years. The program’s […]

Pre-Apprenticeship – Open House for Educators

No-cost to attend! Discover a college alternative career pathway that gives students valuable, in-demand skills and preps them for an “Earn While You Learn” apprenticeship program with the opportunity to graduate with little to no debt!

Craft Competitors Make Keystone Proud

By: Cindy DeWire, Director of Apprenticeship, ABC Keystone Dedication, hard work and skill were all displayed at the ABC National Craft Competition (NCC), which was held in Long Beach, CA on March 26 & 27. Keystone was honored to have five competitors representing the Chapter: Brandon Dippner, CCS Building Group (Electrical) Anthony Hartz, Brubaker, Inc. […]

ABC Keystone Apprenticeship & Training Trust  Announces Craft Instructor of the Year, Craft Professional of the Year & Graduates 63 Craft Professionals

Contact: Kristi Pronovost Director of Marketing & Communications 717.653.8106 or kristi@abckeystone.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 24, 2019 ABC Keystone Apprenticeship & Training Trust  Announces Craft Instructor of the Year, Craft Professional of the Year & Graduates 63 Craft Professionals (MANHEIM, PA.) ABC Keystone Apprenticeship & Training Trust (KATT) graduated sixty-three Craft Professionals and announced […]