Breaking Ground:
The NCCER Blog

The Talent is There, You Just Need to Get Involved

Whether you need to fill three or three hundred positions, SkillsUSA is a great place to start your search.

Build More Than a Career. Build a Life.

Fortunately for many of us, there are still careers where builders thrive and earn more money than their cubicle counterparts.

The Value of a Diverse Workforce

By rethinking the meaning of diversity, we can begin to understand the value it can bring to our industry.

Creating a Sustainable Solution

While labor shortage predictions and skills gap statistics continue to flood our industry’s newsfeeds, what’s unclear is the sustainable solution.

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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.