Pre-Employment
The Career Readiness Certificate can be earned after completing three tests measuring “real world” skills critical to job success. This assessment tool helps business and industry match workers with appropriate jobs. The tests include:

Reading for Information
Locating Information
Applied Mathematics

The WorkKeys© assessments are developed by ACT, an international leader in educational testing and workforce development services for more than 40 years. They are standardized and portable.

For additional information on the WorkKeys Assessment and the Career Readiness Certificate, contact Peggy Murray, Iowa Workforce Development, at (563) 556-5800 x 130 or email Peggy.Murray@iwd.iowa.gov or click here.
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