IACET's Symposium is Next Week!
Join us at the 2011 IACET Symposium on Thursday, Sept. 22 for exclusive interactive learning sessions highlighting the most current trends in CE/T and standard practices. Hear from award winning IACET Authorized Providers about what they are doing to assess on-the-job learning, develop effective metrics and establish ROI that saves valuable programs from the chopping block each time there are budget cuts. More
Private sector can help in jobs training
President Barack Obama has outlined his ambitious American Jobs Act, which contains many good elements to stimulate the economy in the long term. Yet its impact will take many years to significantly reduce the 25 million people looking for full-time work. More
Deadline for IACET research $$$ is fast approaching
IACET invites grant proposals for the Grover J. Andrews Research Award. The grant is available to graduate students, faculty and practitioners in the field of continuing education and training. IACET established an endowment fund to support the Grover J. Andrews Research Award to recognize Grover J. Andrews, Ed.D, for his visionary leadership and profound contributions to research in the field of continuing education and training. More
Bolstering the economy through credentialing
With job creation and economic growth topping the agendas of industry, government and the American public alike, American National Standards Institute Board Member Dr. Keith W. Bird recently addressed the Southern Governors' Association on the importance of competency-based credentials in bolstering the American workforce and creating postsecondary career pathways. More
Congratulations to our IACET Authorized Providers
The following organizations were approved or renewed in August, 2011.
Automated Logic Corporation Pasadena, TX
Destiny Metropolitan Worship Church Atlanta, GA
SSPC: The Society for Protective Coatings Pittsburgh, PA
IACET AP Workshop
Sign up for a one-day AP workshop today! You will have an opportunity to interact with your fellow continuing education and training professionals and also learn how to apply the Standard within your organization.
For additional information and registration details, please click on the links below.
Sept. 21 - Washington, DC
Oct. 7 - Cincinnati, OH
Nov. 3 – Richardson, TX
Nov. 7 - La Mesa, CA
Dec. 9 - Fairfax, VA
IACET AP Spotlight
Would you be interested in sharing about your organization and experiences with IACET and your fellow Authorized Providers? Well this is your opportunity to shine and connect with your peers in the continuing education and training field. Simply download and complete the questionnaire below and submit it to email@example.com.
IACET Spotlight of the Month Questionnaire. More
Personal Trainer Summit set for Club Industry 2011
Club Industry Share
Club operators, personal trainers and certifying agencies are being urged to participate in a new campaign, Unite into One Standard, for the continuing education and training of personal trainers. The campaign is the focus of the First Annual Personal Trainer Summit set for Oct. 12 at the Club Industry show in Chicago. More
IACET AP, NAED course helps counter sales associates become pros
Building Online Share
The National Association of Electrical Distributors is pleased to announce that the revised edition of Counter Pro is now available on the NAED Learning Center. The NAED Counter Pro training program's updates and improvements make it even more effective in educating counter sales associates. More
In remembrance of Dr. David Reyes-Guerra
IACET is saddened to learn of the passing on Aug. 20, of one of its long time volunteers, David Reyes-Guerra. Guerra was a valued member of IACET who made a considerable contribution of his time and expertise over the years. During his tenure with IACET, he served several terms as a Board Director and as a Board President. He was the President of the Council on the Continuing Education Unit which eventually became the International Association for Continuing Education and Training. More