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ACT WorkKeys® Exams for Business/Industry

WorkKeys® is a national system for assessing workplace skills and enables education and business to work together to strengthen achievement of workplace skills. In consultation with employers, educators, and experts in employment and training requirements, ACT has identified key generic employability skills: skills crucial to effective performance in most jobs. The following critical skills form the basis of the WorkKeys system:

ACT's WorkKeys System
offers a consistent reliable method to hire and screen job candidates and to determine where additional training can improve the caliber of the workforce. As follows, WorkKeys has two components to determine the skills necessary to perform a job and assessments to determine if applicants are qualified for a position.

JOB PROFILING (JOB ANALYSIS)
WorkKeys job profiles and assessments offer consistent, reliable information to narrow applicant pools and increase job satisfaction by matching candidates to jobs for which they are qualified.

SKILL ASSESSMENT
Lamar Institute of Technology partners with area and regional business utilizing the WorkKeys System to profile jobs and provide assessments.

Testingcenter@lit.edu
409-880-8687, Director of Testing Center
409-839-2027, Administrative Associate
LIT Testing Center
855 E Lavaca, Building T1, Room 106
Beaumont, TX 77705



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