“Technical skills are important, but without employability skills,
technical skills are merely commodities. Employability skills
turn intellectual commodities into intellectual capital.”
– Peter Saflund

Information Technology Workforce Skills Study,
Broadening Advanced Technological Education Connections

pilot sites

The pilot phase of the Necessary Skills Now project is now underway. If you are an instructor interested in piloting one of our integrated curriculum projects in either advanced manufacturing or cybersecurity, please complete the Pilot Site Interest Form. Additional details about timeline, instructor expectations, and pilot materials will be provided upon submission of your interest form. If you have any questions, please email John Chamberlain, Principal Investigator, at chamber@cord.org  


Download slides from the Necessary Skills Now session at HI-TEC 2017 to learn more about the project.