Over the past thirty-five
years, thousands of WorkKeys assessments have been performed by Adult
Technical Training at the Career Center to meet demands of regional
“Hiring individuals with the skills
that are utilized on the job yields success for the employee while
supporting company goals of safety and quality” explains Becker.
adds that WorkKeys assessments center on problem-solving with no
academic questions – making it very adaptable to the existing
workforce and experienced individuals.
“It focuses on someone’s ability
to reason and troubleshoot workplace issues – employers need these
applied skills and experience to maintain their goals in production,
service, and growth.”
The recent conference
shared information between assessment providers and employers regarding
WorkKeys methods and benefits, determining how employers’ needs can be
met using the WorkKeys process. An emphasis is
placed on determining what the employer needs and goals are – them
implementing the appropriate methods.
Becker says the Adult
Career Center is a designated WorkKeys Solutions Provider bringing all
phases of job analysis and assessment services to the
mid-Ohio valley region.
The Career Center’s
Adult Technical Training is located at 21740 State Route 676, just west of Marietta. For more
information on the WorkKeys assessments contact Sherri Becker at
(740) 373-6283 or visit