Author: Amanda Beckner

vice president of learning at AVIXA

Amanda Beckner, CTS, is vice president of learning at AVIXA. She is responsible for curriculum development, training, ANSI-accredited certification administration, ANSI-accredited standards development, and knowledge management programs.  Amanda is dedicated to supporting a technically competent and creatively confident workforce. She holds a master’s degree in communication, culture, and technology from Georgetown University and a bachelor’s degree in education studies from The Catholic University of America.


The benefits of micro-credentials

Education comes in a wide variety of forms. As associations, we recognize the value of certifications as a means of proving education and often offer such programs to help members climb the expertise ladder of their industry and prove their worth to employers. This proof of skills and knowledge through certifications does not come cheap […]