Past Webinars

NWSA's online education webinar series brings learning opportunities to everyone in your company. See a list of past webinars is available below and watch for free.

NWSA TTT1 Exam Outline and Knowledge Domains 101

Presented by: Chris Mallon
09/19/2018

This webinar is designed to provide an overview of what candidates will be expected to know when sitting for the NWSA Telecommunications Tower Technician 1 certification written exam. Whether you are a technician, a training provider, or a company representative/supervisor, this webinar will provide insight into the NWSA process and how to best prepare for the examinations.

During this webinar you will learn the following:

  • Overview of the certification process and what you need to know
  • How to best prepare for the certification exams
  • Breakdown of the content areas that candidates will be tested on the TTT-1 written exam
  • What reference materials candidates should use when preparing for the exams
  • Other resources available to you and where to find them

Become an NWSA Practical Examiner

Presented by: Clint Cook
08/01/2018

Want to learn about what an NWSA Practical Examiner is? This webinar will teach you all about the critical role that NWSA Practical Examiners play in helping NWSA offer its certification exams across the country. You will learn what a Practical Examiner does, what is takes to become one, and what it takes to keep your status. There is no better way to get involved with NWSA than becoming a Practical Examiner.

During this webinar you will learn the following:

  • The benefits of becoming a Practical Examiner
  • The eligibility requirements of becoming a Practical Examiner
  • A step-by-step walkthrough of the Practical Examiner Accreditation process
  • Roles and responsibilities of Practical Examiners and others involved in practical testing
  • Maintaining your Accreditation – How to stay active
  • Resources available to Practical Examiners and how to promote yourself as a Practical Examiner

A Guide to Setting Up Your NWSA Practical Test Site

Presented by: Clint Cook, NWSA Practical Exam Accreditation Program Instructor
06/27/2018

Considering establishing your own NWSA practical test site? This webinar will teach you the best ways to build out your site. Clint will walk through the most important elements of the Test Site Coordinator Handbook and provide some of the best lessons learned from NWSA’s seasoned workshop instructor. This webinar will set you up for success and ensure candidates testing at your test site will have the best experience possible for their practical exams.

During this webinar you will learn the following:

  • Tips on best site selection and layout
  • What materials you will need to source to complete your test site
  • Best practices on building the test course
  • How to most effectively use the site report
  • Roles and responsibilities of Practical Test Site Coordinators and others involved in practical testing
  • How to be prepared for your first round of candidates

Becoming an NWSA Practical Exam Test Site

Presented by: Erin Jones
05/30/2018
  • Benefits of hosting NWSA practical exams at your facility
  • How to register your site to host NWSA practical exams
  • Roles and responsibilities of Practical Test Site Coordinators and others involved in practical testing
  • Best practices for being an effective Practical Test Site Coordinator
  • Resources available to Practical Test Site Coordinators

Becoming NWSA Certified

Presented by: Duane MacEntee
03/14/2018

This webinar reviewed NWSA’s transformative and nationwide certification programs available to the communications tower industry workforce and guided participants through the steps required to obtain NWSA credentials. (Video courtesy of National Association of Tower Erectors)