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Adapting Training to Next Gen Learners

2/9/2017
As contractors focus on recruiting, an important piece to the process is adapting training to tech savvy employees.

KBR’s Fort Polk Pipefitting Program Graduates Eight Active Duty Soldiers

1/19/2017
On August 16, 2016 KBR launched the training program to train active duty soldiers under the Army’s Career Skills Program (CSP).

AGC New Mexico Builds Career Pathways in Rural Areas

12/29/2016
AGC-NM’s direct involvement with the school includes delivering NCCER training to students through project-based learning.

Maintaining a Skilled Workforce in Northwest Arkansas

12/22/2016
Since 1994, the Arkansas Construction Education Foundation (ACEF) has been preparing individuals for construction careers.

Texas Industrial Company Opens New Training Facility

12/1/2016
Repcon, an EMCOR Industrial Services company, specializes in turnarounds and new construction for the refining...

Female Veterans Fill the Gap for Trained Pipefitters

11/24/2016
S&B Engineers and Constructors, Ltd., has served the refining, petrochemical, chemical, pulp and paper...

Developing True Craft Professionals Starts with Training

11/17/2016
There are numerous factors that contribute to an individual becoming a craft professional. Although, experience is probably...

Partnering to Grow Atlanta

11/10/2016
NCCER Accredited Training Sponsor HB NEXT is the education partner for Construction Ready, a national partnership...

Local ABC Chapter’s Investment in NCCER Pays Major Dividends

10/13/2016
As one of the largest NCCER training providers in the 1990s, the Pelican Chapter, Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc. (ABC) in...

Texas-based Company Provides Ironworker Training to Veterans

9/28/2016
Contributor Adaptive Construction Solutions (ACS) of Houston, Texas, was recently approved by...

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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.