ASA Blog

Be the Penguin

Pistol grips, gunslinger, duck waddle, penguin walk…there are a lot of ways to describe how we recommend you walk on icy surfaces. They all come down to looking a bit […]

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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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