WorkKeys assessments vary in the kinds of skills they measure. Whether taking just one assessment or a series of them, targeted preparation helps individuals, educators, and test administrators know what to expect on test day. There are several ways for test takers to prepare and improve their scores.


Sample Questions

Explore free sample questions, available for each WorkKeys® skills assessment.

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The National Career Readiness Certificate Assessments:

Soft Skills Assessments:


Online Practice Test

Build your skills at your own pace.

Online Practice Tests are available for several of the WorkKeys Assessments. These tests look and feel like the actual online assessments.

There are free practice tests for the updated WorkKeys NCRC assessments that allow you to get familiar with the types of questions and the online test experience (including the accessibility tools). These tests will also provide a basic score summary upon completion.

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ACT WorkKeys Curriculum

Build skills and prepare for your future success.

ACT WorkKeys Curriculum is a comprehensive program for building skills and exploring careers.