WASHINGTON – The American Petroleum Institute (API) introduced a brand new initiative, Power for Veterans, designed to draw extra veterans and transitioning service members into significant and well-paying careers within the pure gasoline and oil trade.
“Service members and veterans have quite a few ability units that make them ideally suited candidates for careers within the pure gasoline and oil trade,” Senior Vice President of API World Business Companies Anchal Liddar mentioned. “Our trade is among the most veteran-friendly within the nation and is dedicated to supporting the courageous women and men who served within the navy.”
To draw the expert workforce of the long run, API is encouraging veterans and transitioning service members to use their expertise within the trade by acquiring skilled credentialling by way of API’s Particular person Certification Applications (ICP).
Acknowledged worldwide for producing skilled and skilled inspectors, ICP gives 21 certifications that present candidates with sensible data of related trade inspection codes and requirements throughout numerous segments of the trade and associated industries.
ICP certifications have been permitted by the U.S. Division of Veterans Affairs (VA) for the Net Enabled Approval Administration System (WEAMs), a centralized on-line database of permitted licenses and certifications which permits lively navy, veterans and eligible spouses and dependents to obtain funding when making use of with their GI Invoice advantages. Anybody who qualifies for the GI Invoice can make the most of these funds to reimburse check charges for a number of ICP certifications.
API plans to develop extra packages and instruments to assist transitioning service members and veterans. Extra data might be discovered right here.