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Title:Survey of the Education and Human Capital Needs of the Transportation Construction Industry
Authors:Ossama Salem
University:North Dakota State University
Publication Date:Sep 2002
Report #:MPC-02-134
Project #:MPC-187
TRID #:00933944
Keywords:analysis, associations, construction industry, contractors, education and training, employees, focus groups, management, needs assessment, questionnaires, recommendations, research, surveys



A survey of the education and training needs was conducted and more than 2,000 questionnaire booklets were sent to highway contractors nationwide. Two hundred and eighteen responded. The objective of the survey was to determine the training and education needs of the construction industry and identify the level of deficiency in the skilled workers and project management employees market.

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