Industry Partners

ACT partners with associations and advocacy organizations representing the needs of industry sectors to develop a national skills credentialing system.

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The National Career Readiness Certificate is the world-class market leader in ensuring young adults are equipped with the basic academic skills necessary to pursue additional education, training, and employment in the manufacturing industry. The partnership between the NAM and ACT is critically important to begin addressing the workforce crisis. Emily Stover DeRocco, president of The Manufacturing Institute and senior vice president of the National Association of Manufacturers.

ACT and the National Association of Manufacturers


The WorkKeys® assessments ACT has built and refined over almost 20 years of solid research in the workplace will help indicate that our trainees are ready and able to succeed. The assessments and the National Career Readiness Certificate provide a consistent measure of skill levels and help identify specific training needs. Don Whyte, NCCER president

ACT and the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER)


It is imperative that we understand what it will take to get potential candidates properly trained and ready to move into entry-level positions as quickly as possible. ACT's workforce development solutions, including WorkKeys assessments and the National Career Readiness Certificate, as well as their international reputation as a data-driven assessment firm, makes them an ideal partner for CEWD as we begin the process of building tomorrow's energy workforce.Ann Randazzo, CEWD executive director

ACT and the Center for Energy Workforce Development

Partner with ACT

ACT's workforce development solutions match any industry competency model.

  • Work Ready System
  • WorkKeys
  • National Career Readiness Certificate

Contact us to learn how partnering with ACT can help you prepare individuals to build a career pathway in your industry.