Research Projects

Workcred offers a number of different research services. The progress and outcomes of these research efforts are documented here.

Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP)

National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Hollings Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP)

In partnership with NIST MEP, Workcred is conducting a research study to examine the quality, market value, and effectiveness of manufacturing credentials. The initiative will contribute to the body of knowledge for manufacturing-related skills credentials and identify skill gaps that could be filled by new credentials.

 Learn more about the goals and phases of this research.