Testing Services Department
KeyTrain® Curriculum for WorkKeys®
The KeyTrain system includes targeted, self-paced instruction, pre- and post-assessments, a complete learning management system and an occupational job profiles database. These components can be used to help individuals learn, practice and demonstrate the skills they need to succeed in the jobs and careers they desire.
KeyTrain is the first computer-based training available which was specifically designed for WorkKeys. KeyTrain is also the first curriculum to be accepted as a Level 1 preferred curriculum provider for WorkKeys. This means that the KeyTrain system has been reviewed by ACT, which has determined that KeyTrain meets ACT's standards for WorkKeys training curriculum.
What is KeyTrain?
KeyTrain is a targeted curriculum written specifically to help people master the applied workplace skills as defined by the WorkKeys system. As a Level 1 publisher, KeyTrain provides curriculum that is based on the WorkKeys targets for instruction and meets ACT’s quality standards.
What does KeyTrain include?
KeyTrain includes instruction for all levels of WorkKeys and Pre-WorkKeys skills in all WorkKeys skill areas. It is available in Internet, CK, or print versions. The Internet and CD versions include a powerful management and student tracking system that allows for easy administration and detailed reporting of students’ progress in the program.
The KeyTrain program incorporates a full natural voice soundtrack for improved focus and concentration, online access to the WorkKeys Occupational Profile Database, quick-assignment features based on Career Readiness Certificates or job profiles, pre- and post-quizzes, and many other great features.
Who uses KeyTrain and does it work?
High schools, colleges, career/tech ed, adult ed, one-stops, state government, corrections, businesses, and individuals across the country use KeyTrain. Millions of people have logged on to improve their applied workplace skills.
KeyTrain is the most documented curriculum in raising applied skills. Results show significant gains in skills for high school and college students, incumbent workers, potential job candidates, adult learners, and for special populations.
KeyTrain Curriculum for WorkKeys includes all levels of:
Applied Mathematics Applied Technology Writing and Beginning Skills
Reading for Information Observation Business Writing
Locating Information Teamwork Pre-WorkKeys
Lake Superior State University Testing Services has partnered with Michigan Works and the Eastern Upper Peninsula Intermediate School District by offering a KeyTrain curriculum to individuals who seek additional assistance to increase their skills for WorkKeys testing.