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The NCCER Blog

Not Just for Games, Virtual Reality Is Now a Training Environment

Simulators used in training and screening processes are making an impression in the construction industry.

Reducing The Learning Curve in Today's Latest Technologies

Training is more than just opening the book, you need to delve into how to utilize the software to bring efficiencies to the organization.

Exoskeletons: Not Just for Iron Man

Exoskeletons designed for craft professionals help increase the wearer's strength and endurance and reduce the stress caused by repetitive tasks.

How to Successfully Connect the Back Office to the Field

Connecting the back office to the field means something much different today than it did twenty years ago.

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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.