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: October 2015

Guam Celebrates Careers in Construction Month

By Herbert “Bert” Johnston, Education Director at GCA Trades Academy

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October is a busy month for the Guam Contractors Association as we recognize Careers in Construction Month. The month typically starts off with a large picnic where member firms […]

October 27th, 2015|Build Your Future|0 Comments|
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    Tools to Establish a Long-term Career in Industrial Construction

Tools to Establish a Long-term Career in Industrial Construction

By Stacy Bell, Craft Talent Leader for TIC – The Industrial Company

A career in industrial construction can start out at either entry level or midlevel depending on if you dive into it right out of high school or technical […]

October 21st, 2015|Build Your Future|0 Comments|
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    Careers in Construction Month and its Connections to Career and Technical Education

Careers in Construction Month and its Connections to Career and Technical Education

By Kevin Oshinskie, Project Associate for the Association for Career and Technical Education

NCCER and its Build Your Future (BYF) initiative are once again declaring October as Careers in Construction Month. Throughout the month, NCCER, BYF and partners like the […]

October 13th, 2015|Build Your Future|0 Comments|
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    Alaska Hosts Construction Career Day Events Throughout the State

Alaska Hosts Construction Career Day Events Throughout the State

By Mandy Beaulieu, Training Director for Construction Education Foundation, Inc. Alaska/Associated General Contractors of Alaska

Because of Alaska’s vast geography, it is hard to have just one construction career day, so we host multiple events across different regions. For the […]