Credential

Career Essentials Credential

An individual’s successful completion of the requirements for the Career Essentials Credential at their respective age level indicates their proficiency in the understanding and application of the career readiness competencies, sourced in the SkillsUSA Framework Essential Elements. Each individual who earns the credential establishes and maintains a career readiness portfolio which demonstrates their transferrable career readiness skills and ability to successfully contribute to their place of work.

In the beginning of enrolling into the Career Essentials course I was relying on my own prior knowledge, yet as I continued throughout the course of completing tasks I was able to grow as an individual, employee, and future employer.

Student Completer, Advanced Course

I would highly recommend this course to a fellow student, I would then explain to them that by enrolling in the Career Essentials course they are expanding their knowledge on the work force and preparing them for the world.

Student Completer, Advanced Course

Before taking Career Essentials I had a gap in knowledge when it came to how to develop myself as a professional. Now after finishing this program, I have more confidence going into the workplace and have a better knowledge to help guide me towards the future in my career.

Student Completer, Advanced Course

I feel as though I’ve matured in multiple aspects. Something I had a hard time with was resolving conflicts because I am so straight forward and have certain ways to do it that I felt was more effective. I then learned there are other ways that are more beneficial for teamwork.

Student Completer, Advanced Course

I would tell my peers to take this course, because it has changed my life for the better and I had a lot of fun doing it. This course has provided me with the tools and experiences to better know myself and to kick-off my career.

Student Completer, Advanced Course

I am completely different as an employee and professional. I have learned so much and mastered new skills I never knew could make me into an outstanding professional.

Student Completer, Advanced Course