Glen Raven is a leading manufacturer and marketer of innovative technical textiles with operations on four continents and sales offices in 120 countries. Its apprenticeship program is in association with Alamance Career Accelerator Program (CAP). The four-year program combines academic and on-the-job training, which includes working at the company and completing high school classes as well as taking classes at Alamance Community College. Students are paid for their time at the company as well as their time spent attending classes. Upon completion, students receive an associate’s degree in applied science from Alamance Community College, a journeyman’s certificate from the North Carolina Department of Commerce, and a guaranteed job.