TAG: certification program

Government Affairs: Louisiana bill could halt professional certifications by private organizations

May 2, 2018By

A bill recently introduced in the Louisiana House of Representatives could bring a halt to the use of private professional certifications in that state. Certifications that are offered by trade associations and other private organizations by groups such as the Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute (ICPI) would be outlawed. If the bill passes, the risks to certification programs could eventually expand beyond... read more

Snap-on adds on horticulture certification

February 26, 2014By

As a move to expand its technical education program, Snap-on is now offering horticulture certification. The course covers four areas: safety, pruner and lopper design, applications and tool maintenance. To date more than 100 technical schools from across the country offer specialized Snap-on certifications. The goal of the Snap-on Technical Education Program is to develop product certification courses, based on... read more