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Medical Assistant Registered Apprenticeship Program


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Save the Date: MARAP Open House

Join us for one of the MARAP Open Houses. Applicants who attend will:

  • Hear about the benefits of participating in an apprenticeship
  • Learn about program expectations and requirements
  • See what financial obligations or cost may be associated
  • Ask questions directly to the participating employers and community college
  • Speak with a former Apprentice

Open House attendance is not mandatory and registration is not required. We recommend you attend to learn more and meet the employers, educators and other potential participants. Times and locations are as follows:

Muskegon County Open House
Tuesday, August 6, 2019 | 4-7pm
Muskegon Service Center
316 Morris Ave
Muskegon, MI 49440

Kent County Open House
Thursday, August 8, 2019 | 4-7pm
Westside Service Center
215 Straight Ave NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49504

Is a Medical Assistant Registered Apprenticeship right for you?


  • Interested in helping others?
  • An analytical thinker?
  • a practical, hands-on problem solver?


  • Work in one of the highest-demand, fastest-growing careers?
  • Start a career pathway in the health care field?
  • Get a national certification with little to no debt?


  • Commit to work and school full-time while earning part-time wages?
  • Dedicate one year to your training & education?
  • Picture yourself in a job where you make a difference every day?

Did you answer yes to most or all of these questions? An MA apprenticeship may be the right career for you!

Learn more about the health care employers participating in the West Michigan Works! medical assistant registered apprenticeship program (MARAP).
Learn more about the training providers participating in the West Michigan Works! medical assistant registered apprenticeship program (MARAP).

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