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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NCCER Now and Then: Building the Framework

By Amy King, Communications Manager for NCCER

Over the next few weeks, Breaking Ground will feature blogs about NCCER’s early beginnings as we celebrate 20 years of service to the construction industry. We hope you enjoy this trip down memory […]

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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 […]

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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 […]