Category: Industry Certifications

A Blog for CTE Teachers

End of Semester Wrap Up: Fall 2019

Team iCEV has been busy the past few months. We added new lessons and resources, launched a new certification on our testing platform and announced new projects for 2020.   Certification Update It has been a big year for the certifications hosted on the iCEV testing platform. In 2019, more than 16,000 individuals across 36…
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How Industry Certifications Benefit Employers

For the past few months, several of our blog posts have been highlighting how industry certifications can benefit a variety of groups, including students, professionals and schools. This week’s blog will detail how hiring an industry certification earner or encouraging current employees to earn an industry certification is a smart business move that will pay…
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Why Schools Should Offer Industry Certifications

In the past weeks, our blog posts have specifically addressed reasons students and professionals should earn industry certifications. While our previous blog posts have shown a variety of reasons industry certifications provide value to a variety of stakeholder groups, this post will highlight reasons schools should provide their students the opportunity to earn an industry…
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Top 10 Reasons Professionals Should Earn Industry Certifications

In our blog post, Top 10 Reasons Students Should Earn Industry Certifications, we gave an overview of the benefits students can gain from earning an industry certification. While certain benefits are universal, there are some ways earning a certification can offer specific benefits to those already in the workforce. Whether an individual is looking for…
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iCEV Teacher of the Month: Cheryl Stockton

Each month, we recognize a teacher who is furthering the field of Career & Technical Education by using innovative and outstanding methods. This month, we are excited to recognize Cheryl Stockton as the October iCEV Teacher of the Month.   Stockton is the CTE department chair at Everman High School. Located in Everman, TX the…
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Top 10 Reasons Students Should Earn Industry Certifications

At iCEV, we are passionate about preparing individuals for the future. One of the ways we help train the future workforce is by hosting industry certifications on our testing platform. Regardless of what platform the certification is earned on, industry certifications offer value to a variety of groups including students, professionals, schools and businesses. In…
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National Workforce Development Month

The U.S. Senate officially designated September 2019 as “National Workforce Development Month.” This resolution was enacted to recognize the need for investment in the training, education and career advancement of the U.S. workforce. The resolution states, “Whereas investment in the education, training, and career advancement of the workforce in the United States, known as ‘workforce…
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How to Use the iCEV Testing Platform for Certification Only Access

This post will provide instructions for those who only have access to the industry certifications tested for on the iCEV testing platform. Step 1 Log into iCEV Go to to login. On the login screen, enter your username and password.   Step 2 Add New Certification On your “My Courses” page, click the “+Add…
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How to Use the iCEV Testing Platform for Industry Certifications

This post will provide an overview of the features on the iCEV testing platform. For step-by-step instructions, follow the iCEV tutorial links below. Adding a Certification to Your “My Courses” Page This tutorial was created for any subscribers who are unfamiliar with the process of adding an industry certification to their “My Courses” page. For…
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End of Semester Wrap Up: Spring 2019

The 2019 spring semester has been a busy one for Team iCEV. We have introduced new lessons and certifications, added new resources and launched a new campaign. Keep reading to learn more about these new initiatives and other noteworthy events from the past semester. Certification Update So far in 2019, more than 12,000 individuals have…
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