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  Stand Out from the Crowd WorkKeys

We can help you prove to a potential employer that you are the most skilled for the job!

WorkKeys® is a series of assessments that are used by thousands of companies worldwide as a tool to help employers select, hire, train, develop, and retain the high-performance workforce necessary to compete successfully in today’s global economy.

Test questions are based on real-world situations in the workplace, and if you score at the preferred levels, you can prove that you are the most qualified for the job.

Benefits for Potential Employees/Applicants:

  • Build confidence with your skills that meet the needs of local employers
  • Show prospective employers concrete proof of skills achieved
  • Determine skill improvement and training needs
  • Improve opportunities for career changes and advancement

WorkKeys® assessments can evaluate and measure the following areas:


  • Applied Mathematics: Application of mathematical reasoning to work-related problems
  • Applied Technology: Ability to understand technical principles in the workplace
  • Business Writing: Ability to compose consise messages relating to on-the-job situations
  • Fit: How interests and values correspond to a particular career
  • Locating Information: Ability to process information from diagrams, tables, forms, graphs, and charts
  • Observation: Level of attention paid to details in instructions and demonstrations
  • Reading for Information: Ability to comprehend work-related reading materials such as memos, bulletins, policy manuals, and governmental regulations
  • Performance: Displays attitudes toward work and a person’s tendency to engage in unsafe work behaviors
  • Talent: Demonstrates dependability, assertiveness, and emotional stability

  Helpful tips  
  • Please contact us at (714)480-7560 to set up an appointment.

  • The ACT Center is located in Suite 315 at the Rancho Santiago Community College District Office building. Click here for a map or for driving directions.

  • On the date of the exam, please arrive approximately 15 minutes prior to your scheduled appointment. This will give you time to check in and fill out the appropriate paperwork, if necessary.

  • Payment for the exam(s) must be made by cash or check. Please call for more information.