Skills Assessments

Workforce Solutions of the Concho Valley offers customized assessment services that can measure your skill levels and determine how they compare to the skills required for specific jobs.

Computer and paper / pencil surveys are available to assess aptitudes, interests, values, and skills. Some of the assessments include the Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE), WorkKeys and eSkill. Individuals can also receive information regarding occupations and careers in various areas of interest as well as colleges and universities. Call for more details and qualification requirements. 

eskill

eSkill is a talent assessment platform with over 800 standard tests that can be easily customized using thousands of topics and questions relevant to your job or training requirements. Workforce Solutions offers Subject-Based and Job-Based tests.

Subject-Based Test Categories:

  • Abilities & Aptitudes
  • Accounting & Financial
  • Application & Web Development
  • Call Center
  • Databases & Business Intelligence
  • Desktop Publishing Software
  • Education
  • Engineering, Industrial & Design
  • Enterprise Resource Planning
  • Government and Public Administration
  • Hardware & Networking
  • Healthcare
  • Hospitality Industry
  • Human Resources
  • Language & Communication
  • Legal, Safety & Administration
  • Lotus
  • Management
  • Microsoft Office® Software
  • Operating Systems & Internet Browsers
  • Primary Work Skills
  • Retail
  • Sales & Marketing
  • Typing & Data Entry

Job -Based Test Categories:

  • Accounting & Financial
  • Application & Web Development
  • Business & Management
  • Clerical
  • Customer Service & Call Center
  • Databases & Business Intelligence
  • Education
  • Engineering, Industrial & Design
  • Government and Public Administration
  • Hardware & Networking
  • Healthcare
  • Hospitality Industry
  • Human Resources
  • Language & Communication
  • Legal, Safety & Administration
  • Management
  • Primary Work Skills
  • Retail
  • Sales & Marketing

WorkKeys

WorkKeys is a workplace skills assessment system used nationwide by employers, students, workers, and educators. Developed by ACT, formerly known as American College Testing, WorkKeys offers assessments to measure the current skill levels of workers, as well as occupational profiles and job profiles to document the skills required by occupations and specific jobs. Those who take the WorkKeys assessments have an objective credential which documents their abilities in the skills employers need.

WorkKeys

Employers can assess workers and customize training for a wide range of skilled jobs. Job Seekers can document and advance their employability skills.


WorkKeys Assessments

The WorkKeys assessments (tests) measure skills in:

  • Applied mathematics **
  • Applied technology
  • Locating information **
  • Observation
  • Reading for information **

** Indicates assessments included in the National Career Readiness Certification (NCRC) score.

Scales for each of the assessments have been developed by ACT with the help of educators and business people. WorkKeys assessments are administered through computer-based testing. The NCRC is recognized by over 100 employers within the Concho Valley and required by some of those. You can learn more about it on our ACT Work Ready Community page or by visiting the Work Ready Communities main page.

You can review and prepare for WorkKeys tests at the Adult Literacy Council of the Concho Valley.
Contact them at 325-657-0013 or visit their website.