WorkKeys Testing Site
Job seekers are able to obtain work readiness certifications through the WorkKeys®
job skill assessment system. Interested students should contact the CTEC to arrange
for testing or the use of tutorial features of this system.
WorkKeys® Testing System
The WorkKeys® system defines the skills and skill levels needed to be successful on
the job; assesses the current skill levels of individuals; and helps individuals and
employers correct skill gaps. The system provides for assessing readiness for testing
as well as specific skill training to help those not adequately prepared. The results
can help employers streamline the qualification process and provide a reliable estimate
of the likelihood for success on the job.
The content covers the three major skill areas-- Reading for Information, Locating
Information, and Applied Mathematics-- that lead to the National Career Readiness
The KeyTrain® tutorial program is available for job seekers who fail to demonstrate
the required proficiency levels through WorkKeys®. This comprehensive, computer based
program is used to assess the applicant's potential to pass the WorkKeys® assessment,
review the requirements for each skill area, and to complete practice sessions.
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