Work-based learning programs
Work-based learning made simple
The Riipen difference
Riipen is the bridge between educators and employers
Real projects, real impact
Advanced project management and collaboration tools
Templates and hands-on support
Riipen redefines how work-based learning is done
For Colleges & Universities
For organizations & business leaders
Frequently asked questions
What is a work-based learning program?
A work-based learning program is an educational approach that combines classroom instructions with real employer projects. It allows students to develop marketable skills while earning academic credit toward their educational goals.
What are the benefits of work-based learning programs?
Work-based programs provide numerous benefits to educators, employers, and students. Educators increase the effectiveness of their curriculum by supplementing theory with real-world projects and practice.
Organizations and business leaders can achieve their goals and cultivate innovation by engaging learners in real projects. Students gain hands-on experience to better understand their field of study and improve their employability outcomes.
What are some common forms of work-based learning?
Riipen powers some of the most common forms of work-based learning: apprenticeships, co-ops, job shadowing, and internships; combining on-the-job training with classroom-based learning to help students master their field of study much more effectively.