The CJAP not only participates within these consortia, but also provides some of their training efforts in areas such as precision measurement, welding and mechanical components.
The CJAP has taken a proactive approach that follows Manpower's recommendation that, "Employers, skilled trades associations, governments and educators should partner in this effort, making sure to acknowledge the velocity of change and the impact of technology on particular job categories" (2010.
The CJAP has partnered with the Home Builders Institute (HBI), which is the workforce development arm of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), in weatherization skills as well as green (PACT) certifications.
As noted earlier, under the guidance of Gaal, the CJAP was also involved in a pilot eLearning or online training initiative that satisfies the distance learning feature of the updated registered apprenticeship regulations.
The CJAP will use a blended approach to much of its eLearning undertakings whereby the technical areas will be available online, and the manipulative areas will be conducted at one of their training centers.
Louis CJAP, address many of the 2010 recommendations of the Manpower study.