National Leader in CTE
NOCTI is the leading provider of industry credentials and resources for career and technical education (CTE) programs across the nation. With over 50 years of experience, NOCTI is a pioneer in creating customized and standardized credentialing solutions and is a valuable partner in the CTE community’s efforts to improve America’s workforce. Our products and services have expanded beyond cutting-edge credentials to include classroom materials for credential preparation, tools for data usage, delivery of national certification exams, customized reporting, and professional development.
Reliable & Accredited Process
NOCTI has earned full accreditation from the International Certification Accreditation Council (ICAC). This ensures a neutral third party has properly evaluated our organization alongside international standards. ICAC accreditation signifies NOCTI’s CTE credentials follow the best international industry practices and standards outlined in ISO 17024.
Measuring What Matters
NOCTI credentials are developed by teams of subject matter experts to meet industry standards and requirements and result in credentials measuring skills and competencies critical for student success outside the classroom.
Building Confidence & Credibility
Serving the CTE Community
Our original mission was to provide occupational teacher assessments. Since then, our products and services have evolved to meet the needs of the CTE community and the increasing demand for skilled workers. Whether through customized credentialing assessments, certification program management, online test delivery, or professional development, NOCTI is a valuable partner to all CTE organizations.
NOCTI is an expert for providing guidance and assistance in managing credentialing programs. From administering online credentials to providing psychometric services, our years of technical experience support a variety of educational programs and models.
Improving Education Through Data
NOCTI’s specific competency scores and pre/post-test data give educators the means for recognizing student achievement, promoting continuous program improvement, and meeting any legislative requirements related to data.
Who Uses NOCTI?
NOCTI provides skills-based, industry credentials in every state at the middle school, secondary, postsecondary, and teacher levels. We have customized programs on state-wide levels and have partnered with many professional organizations to provide the most comprehensive credentialing services available. As a partner to the CTE community, NOCTI is governed by a Consortium of States, of which all states and territories are a member.