Find your path with a Pinnacol Apprenticeship

Find your path with a Pinnacol Apprenticeship


Pinnacol Assurance

Designing tomorrow’s workforce through exposure, training and experience

Tomorrow's Talent Today

An exclusive look inside Pinnacol's nationally recognized apprenticeship program.

Investing in tomorrow's talent today

In partnership with CareerWise Colorado, Pinnacol offers a three-year apprenticeship program to high school students in the metro Denver area.

Our program helps students find their way by exposing them to many different career pathways and preparing them for a job in a specific field.

Apprenticeship benefits

Pinnacol apprentices gain real world job experiences through:


Learn from subject matter experts with industry experience

Project work

Perform hands-on work that is important to the business

Professional development

Earn industry-recognized certifications for high-demand careers

Transferable skills

Establish skill-sets needed to thrive in the working world

Enhancing Colorado’s workforce

Pinnacol administers one of the largest youth apprenticeship programs in the state.

Our program prepares students for competitive entry-level jobs through professional training and real-world experience.

Supporting future professionals and our business—simultaneously

Our award-winning program has been studied and used as a model by state delegations, federal legislators and educators.

Students aren’t the only ones who benefit from our Apprenticeship Program—as a business, we do too.

Training a pipeline of skilled talent for our most important hiring needs provides return on investment in the form of increased organizational capacity.