The CET Connection
June. 23, 2010

Florida board of professional engineers to accept IACET CEUs
Effective immediately, the Florida Board of Professional Engineers will recognize and accept IACET CEUs towards PE license renewal for Continuing Education Providers who are registered with them. Providers must contact the FBPE to receive course credit codes for their program offerings.More

Investools is the first investor education provider approved by IACET
Effective May 10, Investools became the first investor education provider recognized and approved for continuing education credits by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training. Headquartered in Draper, Utah, and affiliated with the prominent discount brokerage firm TD AMERITRADE, Investools has helped more than half a million students nationwide become better-educated investors over the past 25 years.More

How to calculate CEUs
One Continuing Education Unit equals 10 contact hours of learner interaction with the content of the learning activity, which includes classroom, self-paced instruction, pre/post assignments, and/or homework in support of a learning outcome. But how do you calculate the number of CEUs for a learning event? A contact hour is one clock hour of interaction between a learner and instructor, or between a learner and materials, which have been prepared to cause learning.More

Colleges not training students for careers that are growing
The United States economy is in serious danger from a growing mismatch between the skills that will be needed for jobs being created and the educational backgrounds (or lack thereof) of would-be workers. That is the conclusion of a mammoth analysis of jobs data being released by the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce.More

2010 IACET Award Nominations - Deadline: Friday, July 16, 2010
IACET is seeking nominations for the 2010 Exemplar and Distinguished Service Awards. The IACET Awards honor deserving individuals, projects, or programs that have significantly contributed to the field of continuing education and training. IACET members are invited to submit self-nominations or nominations for other AP programs.More

Election time is here - Cast your vote today
Election time is here. We ask all voting members of IACET to please vote for the President-elect position, the Treasurer position and three Board of Director positions shown in the ballot below.

Criteria & Profiles
2010 IACET Ballot

This election is to replace Board of Directors and Officers whose terms expire in September 2010. Elected individuals assume office in September 2010.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.

July 9 – Atlanta, GA
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

July 16 - Washington, DC
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

August 27 - Mississauga, Ontario
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.More