Founded in 1997, PEARL is a professional organization of companies that supply quality surplus and remanufactured electrical equipment, apparatus, and components with a mission to create a marketable distinction in quality, safety and integrity for its members in the eyes of their customers. Since its inception, PEARL has maintained its commitment to excellence by instituting technician training and certification programs; by working hand-in-hand with major OEMS, other electrical trade associations, and standards developers; by creating a standard and evolving beyond self-certification of this standard by becoming ANSI-accredited; and by connecting qualified member companies with customers in urgent need of reconditioned equipment. Learn more.


The InterNational Electrical Testing Association (NETA) is an organization that serves the electrical testing industry by offering accreditation of third-party electrical testing firms, certifying electrical testing technicians, producing American National Standards, hosting PowerTest – Electrical Maintenance and Safety Conference, and publishing NETA World technical journal. All of NETA's programs are fueled by thousands of hours of volunteer effort donated by industry experts, many of whom own, operate or are employed by NETA Accredited Companies. Learn more.


The National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) was developed in 1996 with the support of more than 125 construction CEOs and various association and academic leaders who united to revolutionize training for the construction industry. Sharing the common goal of developing a safe and productive workforce, these companies created a standardized training and credentialing program for the industry. Learn more.