Build Your Career With Essential Skills

The Build Your Career With Essential Skills website offers free, online self-assessment tests and resources for job seekers to review and further develop their essential skills. The site hosts three assessment tests that focus on the essential skills of reading, document use and numeracy. The tests require job seekers to answer multiple choice questions that are based on real-life situations to discover their skills strengths and areas where they need to improve. Upon completing the assessments, the job seekers are presented with a personalized learning plan. Career practitioners will find this website useful for assessing their clients’ needs and developing their customized learning plans. The site requires users to register in order to gain access to the resources.