Workforce development

NTEA identifies and provides solutions to workforce development challenges and global trends affecting the commercial vehicle industry as part of its mission to further the knowledge, growth and profitability of the work truck industry. Questions? Contact us at

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work truck industry welder certification program

One of the most critical issues within the commercial vehicle community is attracting, training, and retaining employees — especially in skilled trades such as welding — due to increasingly high demand. To help address this challenge, NTEA, in collaboration with Lincoln Electric Company and National Coalition of Certification Centers (NC3), announced the Work Truck Industry Welder Certification Program. Learn more.

Leadership development 
Open to employees of NTEA member companies with less than 10 years’ industry experience, Generation Next provides leadership and training opportunities to its members.