About NCCER

NCCER develops standardized construction and maintenance curricula and assessments with portable credentials. These credentials are tracked through NCCER’s National Registry which allows organizations and companies to track the qualifications of their craft professionals and/or check the qualifications of possible new hires. The National Registry also assists craft professionals by maintaining their records in a secure database.

Monthly Archives: December 2014

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    Taking Action to Improve Ironworker Craft Training and Apprenticeships

Taking Action to Improve Ironworker Craft Training and Apprenticeships

By Tom Underhill, Executive Director of Steel Erectors Association of America

The construction industry has been bemoaning craft labor shortages for years. If you Google the topic, you’ll see reports from organizations such as the Associated General Contractors, FMI, NCCER, […]

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    Implementing Today’s Training Principles for Student Success

Implementing Today’s Training Principles for Student Success

By Robert P. Leiby NBCT, Instructor for the Construction Management Academy at Applications and Research Laboratory

As a CTE instructor for more than 35 years, I have experienced a myriad of systemic change within education. Along with many of my […]

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    12 Steps to Creating a Successful Industry and Education Partnership

12 Steps to Creating a Successful Industry and Education Partnership

By Jason Herndon, Training Specialist for DuPont Titanium Technologies

Over the past few years, the DuPont manufacturing site in New Johnsonville, Tennessee, has struggled to find qualified applicants to fill vacant mechanical and instrument and electrical technician positions. According to a […]

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