3, 2012, the International Certification Accreditation Council (ICAC)
granted a program
certificate of accreditation to SpaceTEC Partners, Inc. (SPI)
confirming compliance with
ISO 17024: General Requirements
For Bodies Operating Certifications Of Persons.
Since 2002, SPI has operated SpaceTEC®, a National Science
Foundation Center of Excellence.
SpaceTEC® provides the only national hands-on performance
certifications for aerospace technicians, endorsed by
practitioners and employers and approved for college credit by
the American Council on Education and for safety by the FAA
Office of Commercial Space Transportation.
Located in Cape Canaveral,
SpaceTEC® is funded in part by the National
Science Foundation’s ATE Program to support aerospace
technicians in five principal areas.
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provides the only FAA-recognized national performance-based
certifications available for aerospace technicians in the
United States today.
and its partner colleges offer
for two-year degree programs, workshops, seminars,
and prep courses for aerospace certifications.
and Skills Inventories (KSIs) that provide
an objective survey of knowledge and skills to screen
candidates for hiring or promotion.
Using its Advanced Technology
Advisory Committee (ATAC), SpaceTEC®
validates and publishes Workplace Practices and Performance
For the non-aerospace technical workforce, SpaceTEC®
supports and endorses
performance-based certifications and customized KSIs by
To learn more about
SpaceTEC® activities, email us
or telephone us at: 321-730-1020