California College to Sponsor Career Fair for Military Veterans

The Northern California College of Construction (NCCC) is sponsoring a career fair in partnership with Hire A Patriot, a 501©3 nonprofit. The Military & Veteran Employment, Education & Resource Event will be held on Wednesday, January 15, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the University Plaza Waterfront Hotel, 110 West Fremont Street, Stockton,… Read more »

HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATOR CERTIFICATION PROVIDES JOBSITE CONFIDENCE

New Mexico Construction Company Benefits from ADEPT Certification Program Administered on site by National Association of Heavy Equipment Training Services  It has been said that education is an ongoing process, and no one knows that better than Jonathan Ballew, owner of Ballew, Inc., an excavation company in New Mexico that specializes in school construction projects. … Read more »

Assessment and Training: Creating Measurable Improvement

An effective training program is a vital investment for a company involved in high-risk and high-dollar operations.[1]  An operator who is safe and effective is able to increase the return on investment for a company.  An effective operator is able to do the job correctly and quickly avoiding lost time in fixing mistakes or taking… Read more »

Library Without Walls

Overview The Library of Congress National Digital Library Program (NDLP) is assembling a digital library of reproductions of primary source materials to support the study of the history and culture of the United States. Begun in 1995 after a five-year pilot project, the program began digitizing selected collections of Library of Congress archival materials that… Read more »

Company fined £100,000 after Croydon crane accident leaves driver crippled

One of the country’s largest plant hire companies have been fined £100,000 after admitting flouting health and safety rules which left a crane driver with crippling injuries. At NAHETS Safety is our primary concern. John Young suffered severe spinal injuries after the cab of the crane fell through the air and crashed onto the roof… Read more »