Innovation Projects

AHLA STEPS UP FOR OPPORTUNITY YOUTH
AHLA STEPS UP FOR OPPORTUNITY YOUTH

The American Hotel & Lodging Foundation’s “Empowering Youth Project” trains opportunity youth for jobs in the hospitality industry.

READ MORE
HBI AND IREC TEAM UP TO SUPPORT AT-RISK YOUTH
HBI AND IREC TEAM UP TO SUPPORT AT-RISK YOUTH

Unique program bridges the gap between at-risk youth and solar jobs through the establishment of a solar training-to-jobs pipeline.

READ MORE
APICS RAISES SUPPLY CHAIN CAREER AWARENESS IN HIGH SCHOOL
APICS RAISES SUPPLY CHAIN CAREER AWARENESS IN HIGH SCHOOL

Students get a sneak peak at a powerful career path – the growing field of supply chain management.

READ MORE
TAKING WELDING INSTRUCTION TO THE NEXT LEVEL
TAKING WELDING INSTRUCTION TO THE NEXT LEVEL

The American Welding Society is developing a video workshop series for welding instructors.

READ MORE
TAPPING THE POTENTIAL OF UNDERSERVED POPULATIONS
TAPPING THE POTENTIAL OF UNDERSERVED POPULATIONS

The Manufacturing Skill Standards Council is connecting underserved populations to job training programs.

READ MORE
A RECIPE FOR EMPLOYMENT SUCCESS
A RECIPE FOR EMPLOYMENT SUCCESS

“Restaurant Ready” is providing training for young adults that will serve them well throughout their careers, regardless of industry.

READ MORE
PUTTING INNOVATION TO WORK IN PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION
PUTTING INNOVATION TO WORK IN PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

Making the right investments in lifelong learning is as important for the public transportation industry as making the right investments in capital projects.

READ MORE
GEARING UP FOR A CAREER IN AUTOMOTIVE INSTRUCTION
GEARING UP FOR A CAREER IN AUTOMOTIVE INSTRUCTION

Career and technical education in the automotive field is in high demand, but finding instructors can be a challenge.

READ MORE
ENERGIZING THE TALENT PIPELINE
ENERGIZING THE TALENT PIPELINE

To help the energy industry build a diverse, qualified energy workforce pipeline, the Center for Energy Workforce Development (CEWD) has partnered with TCI Solutions.

READ MORE
COMMON EMPLOYABILITY SKILLS IN THE HOSPITALITY SECTOR
COMMON EMPLOYABILITY SKILLS IN THE HOSPITALITY SECTOR

AHLA and the NRAEF developed tools to help employers recruit and hire candidates with key skills.

READ MORE
AHLA STEPS UP FOR OPPORTUNITY YOUTH
AHLA STEPS UP FOR OPPORTUNITY YOUTH

The American Hotel & Lodging Foundation’s “Empowering Youth Project” trains opportunity youth for jobs in the hospitality industry.

READ MORE
Digital Credentialing
Digital Credentialing

The Center for Energy Workforce Development’s (CEWD) credential focuses on the highest priority skill areas of the energy industry.

READ MORE
Web-Based Career Planning for Welders
Web-Based Career Planning for Welders

The American Welding Society enhanced the WeldLink platform, a web-based career planning and management system

READ MORE
Expanding the Pipeline of Apartment Maintenance Technicians
Expanding the Pipeline of Apartment Maintenance Technicians

The National Apartment Association Education Institute updated the video and online components of the ANSI-accredited CAMT.

READ MORE
Campaigning for Quality in Energy Training
Campaigning for Quality in Energy Training

The Interstate Renewable Energy Council (IREC) produced a video campaign aimed at renewable energy and energy efficiency employers

READ MORE
ROI of Pre-Apprenticeship in the Building Industry
ROI of Pre-Apprenticeship in the Building Industry

The Home Builders Institute conducted research to evaluate the return-on-investment of its Pre‐Apprenticeship Certificate Training (PACT) program.

READ MORE
Common IT Employability Skills
Common IT Employability Skills

CompTIA’s Creating IT Futures Foundation engaged in research to refine and further develop the IT Competency Model.

READ MORE
Common Employability Skills for the Energy Industry
Common Employability Skills for the Energy Industry

The Center for Energy Workforce Development (CEWD) undertook a project to enable CEWD to understand how educators are preparing the pipeline.

READ MORE
Expanding Access to Logistics for Hispanic Workforce
Expanding Access to Logistics for Hispanic Workforce

The American Society of Transportation & Logistics (now APICS) translated key curriculum and training products to Spanish.

READ MORE
Job Description Analysis in the Land Title Industry
Job Description Analysis in the Land Title Industry

The American Land Title Association’s Land Title Institute conducted an industry-wide job description analysis and developed an online library.

READ MORE