GAINESVILLE, FL- ACCE has recognized the National Center for Construction Education and Research for meeting its rigorous standards as a non-degree training provider. In addition, it has recognized both the NCCER Project Management and Project Supervision construction management academies for meeting these same standards.
"NCCER is committed to enhancing the ongoing career development of construction industry professionals," said Donald Whyte, NCCER president. "Being recognized as a Quality Education Provider by the American Council for Construction Education (ACCE) puts further emphasis on the quality and integrity of the programs and services offered by NCCER. We are proud to display the ACCE logo on our academy materials."
Through promotion and continued improvement of postsecondary construction education, ACCE accredits construction education programs in colleges and universities that request its evaluation and meet its standards and criteria.
"We are pleased to announce the acknowledgement of NCCER as a provider and recognition for the Project Management and Project Supervision academy programs," said Steve Nellis, ACCE president. "We are excited about the future of this program and look forward to the continuing contributions NCCER offers to the construction industry."
ACCE is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) as the accrediting agency for four year baccalaureate degree programs in construction, construction science, construction management, and construction technology, and as the accrediting agency for two year associate degree programs of a like nature.
NCCER is a not-for-profit 501 (c)(3) education foundation created by the construction industry to develop standardized curriculum with portable credentials and to help address the skilled construction workforce shortage. NCCER is recognized by the industry as the training, assessment, certification, and career development standard for the construction, maintenance, and pipeline craft professional. For more information visit www.nccer.org or contact NCCER customer service at 888.622.3720.