WorkKeys & the Career Readiness Certificate (CRC)
How can you prove you have the necessary skills to be successful in the workplace? How can you distinguish yourself from other candidates? How can you increase your opportunity for career change and advancement?
The Career Readiness Certificate is a portable, nationally recognized credential that can help individuals get the job they want. Based on the proven ACT WorkKeys® system the CRC gives jobseekers proof of their workplace skills. WorkKeys, a system of real world workplace assessments can act both as a tool to increase individual’s employability skills and give employers the tools necessary to plan, screen, select, train and promote the appropriate candidates. Test results can be beneficial information for many groups and organizations such as Public School Systems, local and federal government, employers, and economic strategists. You can earn a Platinum, Gold, Silver or Bronze level certification.
Need Your Scores?
For instructions on how to set up your personal account, go to act.org and click on LOGIN and CREATE A NEW ACCOUNT. You have access to all of your WorkKeys scores at any time. You can publicize and print a copy of your scores whenever you need.
HRD/Career Readiness Open Lab
The HRD/Career Readiness Open Lab provides you with the information needed to improve your Career Readiness Certification (CRC) scores, complete an employment application, prepare for an interview, develop the art of networking, and develop good work ethics and more!
Melinda Becton, Human Resources Development (HRD) Coordinator