Newport News Shipbuilding hosted commencement exercises on Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018 for 148 graduates The Apprentice School. The ceremony was held at Liberty Baptist Church Worship Center in Hampton.
February 26, 2018
Become a craftsman during a minimum
7,000 hours of on-the-job training in one of 19 shipbuilding disciplines
Establish a strong educational foundation through 1,000 hours of academic coursework + trade theory courses and on-the-job training
Emerge as one of the next generation of shipbuilding leaders, poised to innovate and anticipate in response to customer needs