What We Do
The mission of the Committee on Technician Affairs (CTA) is to support, advance, and recognize the chemical technical professional.
The goals of CTA are to:
- Create, identify, and disseminate tools for the professional development of CTPs.
- Highlight accomplishments of chemical technical professions through awards and recognition.
- Work with stakeholders inside and outside the American Chemical Society.
Who We Are
The duties of this committee shall include the following, inter alia: (a) coordinate the SOCIETY’s interests in the development and activities of technicians/applied chemical technology professionals; (b) facilitate communication between the SOCIETY, employers, and other technical and professional societies concerning critical issues of common interest in the area of technician/applied chemical technology professionals’ activities; (c) provide continuing support for the SOCIETY’s educational programs for technicians/applied chemical technology professionals by assisting in the development, review, and promotion of appropriate SOCIETY education materials; and (d) enhance the professional image and development of technicians/applied chemical technology professionals.
From: ACS Governing Documents