Apartment Buildings Get on the Energy Efficiency Train
Efforts are underway to address residential building energy use. In October, the National Network provided a grant to the Interstate Renewable Energy Council (IREC) that enabled it and the NAAEI to launch a micro-credential program aimed at apartment technical staffs.
Apprenticeshipalooza: Work-and-Learn Gets Big Boost
The U.S. Department of Labor recently selected three National Network members – AHIMA Foundation, NRAEF and NIMS – as partners in expanding apprenticeship opportunities across the United States.
Engaging Opportunity Youth: Grads of Life Taps Rich Talent Pool
We’re working with Grads of Life to facilitate the development of partnerships between employers in need of talent and workforce training providers, including non-profits and community colleges, who can help source and pre-train opportunity youth.
Get the Download: Common IT Skills for All
We partnered with CompTIA’s Creating IT Futures Foundation to develop the Common Information Technology (IT) Employability Skills framework, which defines the most prominent and in-demand IT skills needed across technology-driven industries.
National Network Releases Occupational Profiles For In-Demand Jobs
To better enable employers to identify potential job candidates for difficult-to-fill jobs, the National Network released occupational profiles that clearly articulate the necessary skills and experiences job candidates need to succeed in in-demand jobs.