For Apprentices

Get Started as an Apprentice

The Health Care Apprenticeship Consortium’s apprenticeship programs:

  • Are a pathway to your desired healthcare career
  • Follow an earn-as-you-learn model
  • Provide college credit
  • Include supportive services

Find a program that is right for you.


Minimum requirements typically include a HS diploma or GED equivalent and Ability to work a 40hr work week. 

Apprenticeship Programs

We offer multi-occupation, WA State registered healthcare apprenticeship programs. 

Apprenticeship Programs include:


  • Medical Assistant
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Central Sterile Processing Technician

Behavioral Health

  • Behavioral Health Technician
  • Peer Counselor
  • Substance Use Disorder Professional

We also offer other entry-level pathways into the healthcare field. Our Introduction to Healthcare Employment and Apprenticeship Program (IHAP) and our Nursing Assistant-Certified (NA-C) Training Program trains entry-level job seekers for careers in the healthcare sector. Candidates can earn the Nursing Assistant Certification (NA-C or CNA). 

Get Started as an Apprentice

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Get Hired | Employers will reach out and schedule an interview if you match their needs and walk you through their hiring process

Get Started | Once you’ve gotten a job offer and are onboarded to your new employer, we enroll you in the next training cohort, assign your mentor and you begin your new earn-while you learn journey! 

Supportive Services
  • Laptop Lending 
  • Personal Hot-Spot Lending 
  • $500 of Reimbursable living expenses
  • One-on-One Instructor Tutoring
  • Access to Olympic College Online Writing Center

    Apprenticeship Partners

    Washington Registered Apprenticeship logo
    SEIU Healthcare 1199NW Multi-Employer Training Fund logo
    MultiCare logo
    Kaiser Permanente of Washington logo
    Swedish Medical logo
    UW Medicine Valley Medical Center logo
    SEIU Healthcare 1199NW logo
    OPEIU union logo
    UFCW union logo
    UW Medicine, Northwest Campus logo
    Seattle Jobs Initiative logo
    Clover Park Technical College logo
    North Seattle College logo