A white paper is an authoritative report or guide that often addresses problems and how to solve them. White papers are used to educate readers and help people make decisions. The following construction-related white papers are available:

Craft Workforce Development 2013 and Beyond

Published 2013 by NCCER

Download a PDF version of the white paper here.


The Skilled Workforce Crisis

Our industry is in the midst of a skilled workforce crisis. For more than twenty years, the construction and pipeline industry has recognized the emerging and growing shortages of skilled craftworkers but broad industry-wide support needed to solve the problem has not been obtained.

To read more, please download the PDF document.