Breaking Ground:
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A Line-Item Veto Well Worth Making

7/12/2018
When Gov. Jerry Brown considers a new state budget, he’ll have an opportunity to continue a program giving people a second chance in life and more.

From Medical Field Technician to Mechanical Engineer

7/5/2018
Enow Tanyi followed his dreams to serve his country and become a mechanical engineer.

Supporting Healthy Lifestyles Through Wellness at Work

6/28/2018
Employees’ health impacts their ability to work safely, to provide for their families and improve the odds of a secure future for many years to come.

Technology That's Improving Structural Integrity in Disaster-Prone Areas

6/21/2018
We can’t prevent natural disasters, but we can minimize the damage they cause. Here are few technologies being worked on.

13 Proven Steps to Improve Construction Worker Safety

6/14/2018
From new employees to ongoing training, check out 13 proven steps to help improve construction worker safety.

Signing Up for a Successful Career

6/7/2018
Signing days aren't just for sports ... see how the Great Michigan Construction Academy builds excitement for a career in construction.

Career in Construction? Check

6/1/2018
Do your goals for the future include a career with the opportunity to grow and a good salary? Then construction is perfect for you.

Tackling the Skilled Labor Gap One Step at a Time

5/24/2018
Faith Technologies combats the skills gap head-on through two approaches: their Ground-up Growth strategy and Workforce Management initiatives.

Safety, People and Choices

5/10/2018
With Construction Safety Week, an industry-wide education and awareness event, upon us, it’s a good time to take a look at how we view safety.

Construction Leaders Unite To Focus on Diversity

5/3/2018
Leaders from throughout Indiana's construction industry have united to focus on diversity in the industry's workforce efforts.

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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.

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