ASA Blog

What is NCCER?

What is NCCER? A not-for-profit education foundation created in 1996 as The National Center for Construction Education and Research (dba.NCCER). It was developed with the support of more than 125 […]

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Introducing the New NSTC eCard!

The North Slope Training Cooperative (NSTC), managed by the Alaska Safety Alliance (ASA), has some exciting changes happening! Starting from January 1, 2020, the ASA will include NSTC completion data. […]

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Looking Forward to 2020

You may have heard that APICC is now the Alaska Safety Alliance.  Long-term supporters and members of our organization are likely wondering what will be changing and, maybe more importantly, […]

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Tis the Season

Every year around this time,  whether hanging lights or cutting pine, while thinking of all the good holiday times,  the snow, the lights, the rosy red wine,  with all those […]

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A New NSTC Card

Out with the old, in with the new – Beginning January 1, 2020 new electronic NSTC cards will begin being issued. Individuals taking the NSTC Unescorted course, or an NSTC […]

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Smooth Shoveling

Even if you hire someone to plow your driveway, there are often locations that still need to be cleared by hand.  My first tip would be to hire a neighbor […]

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