MSSC would like to welcome Sylvia Wetzel who will be serving as the MSSC Senior Advisor for the states of Illinois, Wisconsin, and Michigan.  Get to know Sylvia from her bio below and if you would like to contact her please visit the staff page on the MSSC website Sylvia Wetzel, most recently was Vice…[ Read More → ]

You will be excited to know that MSSC has formed a cooperative relationship with the North American Die Casting Association (NADCA) and as a CPT certified individual, the die casting industry is interested in advancing your career with job opportunities in several technical fields (including process, maintenance, and quality)! Not sure what Die Casting is? …[ Read More → ]

This summer in Atlanta, the Manufacturing Skill Standards Council (MSSC) and ACT, in collaboration with the Southern Governors Association and the Southern Regional Education Board, co-hosted an executive briefing titled, “Use of Industry Certifications to Begin Career Pathways in Advanced Manufacturing and Logistics in the Southern States.” Please view the  MSSC ACT Executive Briefing Summary…[ Read More → ]

The MSSC Executive Briefing in Atlanta, GA was a success! This years briefing topic was the, “Use of Industry Certifications to Begin Career Pathways in Advanced Manufacturing and Logistics in the Southern States.” We would like to express our special appreciation to the Southern Governors Association and the Southern Regional Education Board for their support…[ Read More → ]

Check out the latest article written my MSSC, CEO, Leo Reddy on the “Rationale for Making Career Readiness the Top Priority of American Education,” from June 22nd 2016 “As documented below, there is ample evidence that career development is an urgent issue that requires much higher priority and bolder attention within U.S. education system than…[ Read More → ]

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  The Manufacturing Skill Standards Council (MSSC) is proud to support our troops. This month only, we’re waiving our Assessment Center registration fee for any new site that registers as “military-friendly” – a $500 savings! MSSC’s Certified Logistics Technician (CLT) and Certified Production Technician (CPT) credentials are available to most military personnel through Credentialing Opportunities…[ Read More → ]

Hello MSSC Blog Subscribers, Recently you may have received multiple e-mail notifications from the MSSC Blog with the subject line “Cheap Jerseys on sale!” “Wholesale NFL Jerseys” along with other similar subjects.  These appear to be Spam e-mails and we advise you not to open any communications with the subject line mentioned above and permanently delete them…[ Read More → ]

Hello MSSC Blog Subscribers, Recently you may have received multiple e-mail notifications from the MSSC Blog with the subject line “Cheap Jerseys on sale!” “Wholesale NFL Jerseys” along with other similar subjects.  These appear to be Spam e-mails and we advise you not to open any communications with the subject line mentioned above and permanently delete them…[ Read More → ]

Manufacturing Skill Standards Council and ACT in collaboration with Southern Governors Association and Southern Regional Education Board invite you to join an exclusive Executive Briefing on the  Use of Industry Certifications in Beginning Career Pathways In Advanced Manufacturing and Logistics in the Southern States  Time: 7:30 am-3:00 pm on June 16, 2016 Location: Hyatt Regency Atlanta (265 Peachtree Street, NE,…[ Read More → ]

Just in case you missed the latest Community Alert from the MSSC Headquarters, here is information on two new DOL/ETA funding opportunities: (1) H-1B TechHire Partnership Grants ($100 million) and (2) Strengthening Workforce Families Initiative ($25 million), with March 11 and March 16, 2016 due dates, respectively. Both programs include an emphasis on advanced manufacturing and industry certifications…[ Read More → ]

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