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The National Institute for Innovation and Technology (NIIT) Announces Nation’s First Semiconductor Competency Standard
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The National Institute for Innovation and Technology (NIIT) Announces Nation’s First Semiconductor Competency Standard

The first-of-its-kind standard establishes a cohesive list of knowledge, skills and abilities required to succeed in the semiconductor industry HANOVER, Md., Oct. 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Institute for Innovation and Technology (NIIT), the nation's leader in semiconductor talent pipeline development, announced today the establishment of the nation's first dynamic Semiconductor Competency Standard (SCS).  Until now, no standard existed for the semiconductor industry. Created by the NIIT, the SCS was developed with comprehensive industry and stakeholder engagement. The creation of this standard is timely due to the growing job market in the domestic semiconductor supply chain. By housing the SCS in the NIIT's National Talent Hub portal, NIIT has developed a singular tool in w...