Over 418,000 Industry-Based Certifications Issued Since 2011
The Manufacturing Institute and partners increase credentialed workforce through Skills Certification System
AST&L is committed to partnering with the Manufacturing Institute and several other organizations to promote the Skills Certification System. This year, the group announced significant progress toward achieving its five-year goal of awarding 500,000 individual industry-based certifications. Over the past year, AST&L and the other certification partners issued 129,084 certifications, bringing the total to 419,528 certifications issued since 2011. With 84 percent of manufacturers citing a moderate to severe shortage of skilled workers, this is an important step in closing the skills gap and increasing the competitiveness of U.S. manufacturing. Read more.
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Receive a 5% discount for the University of Wisconsin-Superior's Center for Continuing Education's Certified in Transportation and Logistics online program.
Every 2nd Wednesday of the month
Discover the latest solutions to move your business forward as the industry's leading innovators showcase their latest manufacturing, distribution and supply chain equipment and systems.
March 23-26, 2015
The Georgia Logistics Summit is a unique event with an established reputation for delivering the highest quality speakers and a networking environment like no other event of its kind. Packed with valuable business information, keynote industry speakers will address topics that are relevant to the operational and logistics success of your business.
March 31-April 1, 2015
Registration ends March 20th!
WERC 2015 Annual Conference
Attend the annual WERC conference and receive extraordinary educational sessions, focused peer-to-peer discussions, action-packed facility tours, unrivaled networking opportunities, and the WIRE trade show for solutions and partnership building.
May 3-6, 2015
Bringing Supply Chain and Business Management Excellence to you!
Annually, professionals with a passion for supply chain management meet at the SAPICS Conference to discuss topics and explore resources relevant to the supply chain profession and benefit from the valuable networking opportunities.
Sun City, South Africa
May 31-June 2, 2015