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.

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SENA Brings NCCER Training to Colombia

By Amy King, Communications Manager for NCCER

NCCER programs have been utilized in countries outside of the U.S. since the beginning through domestic Accredited Training Sponsors. However, as the first international NCCER training sponsor, Servicio Nacional de Aprendizaje (SENA) began […]

It’s a Small World, After All

By Ryan Wilder, Director of International and Legal Services for NCCER

The challenges the construction industry faces are transcending national boundaries more than ever before. This is evidenced by the fact that stakeholders are more willing to look across those […]

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    Developing a Global Construction Skills-Based Curriculum: Is it Possible?

Developing a Global Construction Skills-Based Curriculum: Is it Possible?

By Daniele Dixon, Director of Product Development at NCCER

The lack of linkage between what is taught in schools and what is needed on the job front is one of the main drivers for the skilled global workforce shortage. According […]