The CET Connection
April 14, 2010 names IACET AP, FranklinCovey as Top 20 Leadership Training Company
Business Wire
IACET AP, Franklin Covey Co. has been named a 2010 Top 20 Leadership Training Company by The recognition is given to providers because they have demonstrated experience and excellence in providing leadership training to clients based on the following criteria.More

Training young people: The growing popularity of apprenticeships
The Economist
The economic downturn has seen a revival in the fortunes of the apprenticeship. As apprentices, young people learn a trade or craft directly from an employer, sometimes spending a day a week or so at college. The National Apprenticeship Service, which now has responsibility for trainee hairdressers, aspiring bricklayers and the like, reports that the number of apprentices more than doubled over the decade to 2007 and has risen sharply in the months since then for which data are available.More

The "Getaways for Good" travel auction is on again
The "Getaways for Good" Online Travel Auction is now open and accepting donations. Bidding is open from 8 a.m. on April 13, and will close at 8 p.m. on April 18.More

Are you going to be there? Let's meet & greet
IACET will be presenting at a couple industry conferences this year and would love to have an opportunity to meet, greet and network with our members. Please let us know if you will be in attendance at any one of the following conferences by sending an email to Event details to follow.


PharmaVigilant sets the standard for training in the clinical trial industry
With the launch of PharmaVigilant University, PharmaVigilant, a clinical trial technology provider, became the first company in its market to have an International Association for Continuing Education and Training accredited training program. By launching this program for clinical research professionals, PharmaVigilant is setting the bar for training in the clinical trial industry. As a testament to the need for industry training, will be collaborating with PharmaVigilant to train 100 of its registered clinical research monitors.More

CCEI educates child care professionals on the signs of child abuse in support of National Child Abuse Prevention Month
PR Newswire
In April, National Child Abuse Prevention Month, ChildCare Education Institute is offering child care professionals the opportunity to learn about the signs of child abuse and reporting requirements by completing CCEI112A. Professionals, at no cost. Students completing this one-clock-hour online course will be awarded 0.1 IACET CEU and receive a certificate of completion.More

Jobless dropouts head back to school for basic skills
The Washington Post
The push to return unemployed workers to the nation's payrolls is hamstrung by a decades-old legacy of poor schooling that has left tens of millions of Americans without the basic reading or math skills necessary for today's jobs.More

IACET Member Spotlight
Would you be interested in sharing about your organization and experiences with IACET and your fellow Authorized Providers? Well this is your opportunity to shine and connect with your peers in the continuing education and training field. If interested please contact IACET staff at and we will provide you the information you need to spotlight your organization.More

IACET's "How to Become an Authorized Provider" workshop
As a renewing AP, we encourage you to participate in an Authorized Provider workshop to learn about the ANSI/IACET 1-2007 Standard and the AP application process. To register for an upcoming workshop, please click on the link below. If you cannot remember your registration code, please contact us at