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: June 2015

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    Technology Roadshow Seeks the Best and the Brightest for Construction

Technology Roadshow Seeks the Best and the Brightest for Construction

By Jeff Winke, Guest Contributor

The construction industry needs individuals who can perform many diverse and detailed tasks, including those who create digital models of a construction site, operate million-dollar machines and those who map the features of a construction […]

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    Mississippi Continues to Take the Lead in Workforce Training

Mississippi Continues to Take the Lead in Workforce Training

By Perry Nations, Vice President of Mississippi Construction Education Foundation

The need for construction workforce training came to the forefront in Mississippi in 1996 when a group of contractors began exploring the idea of training their workforce for future construction […]

Steel Erection Projects of the Year

By Tom Underhill, Executive Director of SEAA

The Steel Erectors Association of America (SEAA) recently announced the winners of its annual Project of the Year competition. Winners were selected by an independent panel of judges, and projects were recognized for […]

Going Beyond the Textbook

By Art Sanchez, Facility Manager and Lead Plumbing Instructor at Associated Builders and Contractors of Southern California

When I was hired as a plumbing instructor, I was told that one of my responsibilities at the Associated Builders and Contractors’ Southern […]