-  Progress on a Key Goal to Train 500,000 Workers for Jobs in Manufacturing Sector

The Institute was highlighted in a blog released by the White House today, regarding the significant progress made in achieving a goal of issuing 500,000 certifications.  In June 2011,  the President announced that the NAM-Endorsed Manufacturing Skills Certification System was the national talent solution for closing the skills gap in manufacturing.  In 2011, the 14 certification bodies that comprise of the Skills Certification System issued 84,738 certifications.


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