Career Readiness Certificate

Are You Career Ready?

  • How can you prove you have the necessary skills to be successful in the workplace?
  • How can you distinguish yourself from other candidates?
  • How can you increase your opportunity for career change and advancement?

The N.C. Career Readiness Certificate is a portable, nationally recognized credential that can help you get the job you want. Based on ACT’s proven WorkKeys® system the CRC gives jobseekers proof of their workplace skills. WorkKeys® is a system of real world workplace assessments that can act both as a tool to increase your employability skills and give employers the tools necessary to plan, screen, select, train and promote the appropriate candidates.

The Assessments
Through WorkKeys® an individual can be assessed on a wide array of workplace skills.The North Carolina Career Readiness Certificate includes assessment on Reading for Information, Locating Information, and Applied Mathematics.

You have the opportunity to prepare for the CRC through a free, self-paced study tool – the WIN Career Readiness Courseware system. WIN is designed to help you improve your scores on the CRC assessment. For more information about WIN please call Ruzalia Davis, (252) 745-9931 or Eric Cedars, 252-745-9934.


You can make a reservation to take the WorkKeys® assessment which can lead to the awarding of the Career Readiness Certificate at either the Bronze, Silver, or Gold level. Click here to request assistance in scheduling.

All-Safe Industries of Grantsboro, NC has joined Pamlico Community College in being the first two business in this area to be CRC preferred for all job applicants.

For more information contact:
Ruzalia Davis
CRC Test Administrator
(252) 745-9931


Eric Cedars
Director of JobLink Career Center
CRC Administrator
(252) 745-9934

Related links:
North Carolina CRC
ACT WorkKeys®
WorkKeys® Testing Login
WIN Career Readiness Courseware