D-Tools, Inc. announced the signing of a Program Recognizer agreement with C-Tech Associates, Inc. C-Tech is a New Jersey-based developer and manufacturer of training aids and curriculum for communications networking. The agreement will provide D-Tools, Inc. dealers/distributors/designers nationwide access to local labor pools.

D-Tools, Inc. has reviewed C-Tech’s Communications Networking Programs for content, and applicability to the marketplace and recognizes C-Tech’s certifications known as Network Cabling Specialist, Voice Communications Professional and Smart Home Professional; and will be promoting C-Tech training through it’s network of national and global installers and designers.

“Our goal as a company is to help system integrators and installers become more productive and efficient, and training and certifications are key elements for a successful business,” said Adam Stone, president of D-Tools, Inc. “C-Tech has an established and well respected program that has created a large network of trained professionals. Making our software a part of their curriculum is a natural fit which will further our goals to be the platform of choice for streamlining the system integration process.”

C-Tech took an innovative approach in the development of its training programs. “Early on we recognized a need for trained technicians and installers at an entry-level wage,” stated David Brady, Director of Marketing. “It is very important to deliver the technology at a level that addresses the majority of the population and still provides the much-needed skills.” Companies have been able to cut as much as 3 months off a new employee’s preparation cycle by hiring C-Tech certified technicians.

Since entering the educational/training market in 1995, C-Tech has established a network of over 350 Certified Training Facilities throughout the country, including Vocational and Comprehensive High Schools, Community Colleges, Labor Unions, community and faith-based organizations, Job Corps Centers and correctional institutions.

These training sites are equipped with the resources, knowledge and skills to provide entry-level job training to any individual regardless of age or background. More than 40,000 individuals possess the Telecommunications skills and knowledge-base to work as technicians, sales associates, customer service representatives or a number of other positions.

About C-Tech Associates, Inc.
C-Tech is the premier developer and manufacturer of proven educational programs and training aids. Our primary goal is to prepare students for jobs or additional education by employing a unique entry-level, hands-on, gender-neutral approach to training. Our graduates are certified as Network Cabling Specialists or Voice Communication Professionals. We have established a network of independent Certified Training Facilities (CTFs) as well as standards for the certification of instructors and students. With a 98% completion rate and a 90% certification rate, C-Tech has trained and certified over 40,000 individuals throughout the country and overseas. Employers recognize our training programs as up-to-date, educationally sound, and practically grounded. These programs are aligned to National and state educational standards.