National Certificate Career Readiness Plus (WorkKeys)

National Career Readiness Certificate Plus - WorkKeys

ARE YOU APPLYING FOR A NEW JOB OR SEEKING A JOB PROMOTION???

Colleton County Adult Education provides the adult learner the opportunity to prepare for competitive and rewarding employment. Over 250 employers within South Carolina alone require a National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC) to apply for employment. Our certified and highly qualified instructors provide instruction in the areas of applied mathematics, reading for information, and locating information. You can earn a Bronze, Silver, Gold or Platinum certificate based on your test scores.  Additionally, students are provided access the Career Ready 101 software specifically designed for preparing students to pass the WorkKeys tests. Colleton County Adult Education has provided over 1,200 adult learners the ability to earn the NCRC. During the 14-15 school year we issued 90 Career Readiness Certificates.

NEED TO BRUSH UP ON YOUR SKILLS PRIOR TO TAKING THE WORKKEYS TEST REQUIRED FOR EMPLOYMENT?

We can help!!   Registration is every Monday morning at 8:00.  Please arrive no later than 7:50 A.M. and plan to be here until 11:00 A.M.  If you are interested in evening classes you can register every Tuesday at 5:00 P.M. and plan to be here until 8:00 P.M.

Whole group instruction, individualized review and practice, computer-based practice, test-taking tips, and more are provided to prepare you for success on the Official WorkKeys Assessments.  Brush up to be READY before testing.  The cost is $10 per semester.


You can view more information here: run.careerready101.com

 

 

Many businesses and industries in our area require a career readiness certification as measured by the WorkKeys Assessments:

Alcoa * American LaFrance * Argos/LaFarge * Boeing Charleston * Capstone (Lumber Mill) Cummins * Caimler Chrysler * Force Protection * Holsett * JW Aluminum * Getrag * Mead Westvaco * Robert Bosch, LLC * Santee Cooper * Scout Boats * Showa Denko Carbon * Siemens * Southern Colors * Synstrand

 

NOTE:  The WorkKeys test is offered to a South Carolina resident free for the first time.  You must take all 3 areas, Workplace Documents/Applied Mathematics/Graphic Literacy, in order to be elible for the free testing.

Below is a list of pricing for each portion of the test.  All of these tests are computer based and you will receive your test results immediately.

Applied Mathematics (English and Spanish) - $20

Graphic Literacy (English and Spanish) - $20

Workplace Documents (English and Spanish) - $20

Applied Technology (English and Spanish) - $20

Business Writing - $30

Workplace Observation (online only) - $30

Fit - $20

Talent - $20

 

Paper Assessments:

Observation - $45***

***You MUST pre-register to take the Observation test.  It can take up to 10 days to receive this test into our office.  After you take the assessment there is a turn around time of up to at least 10 days for your results to be back into our office.***