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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    Texas-based Company Provides Ironworker Training to Veterans

Texas-based Company Provides Ironworker Training to Veterans

By Tracy Bennett, Guest Contributor

Adaptive Construction Solutions (ACS) of Houston, Texas, was recently approved by the Steel Erectors Association of America (SEAA) as an SEAA/NCCER Ironworker Training Unit and Assessment Site. The company, which opened its doors in April […]

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    The Path to Success: A Q&A Series Featuring Industry’s Top Professionals

The Path to Success: A Q&A Series Featuring Industry’s Top Professionals

By Amy Saxton, Communications Manager for NCCER

In the fall 2015 issue of The Cornerstone, out in October, we look at where some of industry’s top professionals started out and how their training led to where they are now. Construction is […]

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 […]

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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, […]