NCCER Industry Credentials: Building Sustainable Pathways for Construction/Utility, Green Building and AgMechanics Industry Sectors

Presenters

Karen Keith

NCCER/Pearson

Ed Prevatt

NCCER

Wednesday, February 15, 2012 - 9:30am - 10:45am
Session Type: 
CA Career Pathways Session
Presentation Category: 
Career Pathways/ Industry Sectors
The NCCER (National Center for Construction Education & Research) is a 501 (c) 3 not-for-profit education foundation funded by industry to develop a safe, productive and sustainable workforce of skilled craft professionals through industry-based training programs with documented credentials. Learn specifics of why and how to implement and leverage the NCCER national industry-recognized credentials throughout your secondary and post-secondary programs; hear why industry and education (CDE) representatives value and support the NCCER Credentials that deliver industry standards. Improve your programs to meet State & Federal Guidelines (Perkins) and provide pathway articulation to post-secondary and industry with portable, recognized credentials that are delivered through a standardized system of accreditation, instructor certification, curriculum and assessments, and a national registry. www.nccer.org

California Industry Sectors
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