Link to Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College offers services for individuals who are looking to prepare for the ACT WorkKeys® assessments. There are also services available for individuals interested in building skill and improving performance in workplace skill areas.

Sample WorkKeys® Questions: the ACT WorkKeys® website is a great place to see sample test items and read about what skills are assessed in each of the products they offer.

ACT Practice Assessments: Individuals can purchase practice assessments directly from ACT to help in test preparation.

KeyTrain: KeyTrain is Kirkwood Community College’s curriculum provider for the WorkKeys® skill areas. KeyTrain offers pre-testing, guided curriculum that is self-paced and self-directed. KeyTrain is available in a web based platform as well as course booklets. Please see below for a complete list of course packets offered by Kirkwood Community College.

Skill Area Course Packet Levels Offered
Applied Mathematics*  1-7
Locating Information* 1-6
Reading for Information*  1-7
Applied Technology Intro to Applied Technology – Problem Solving
Applied Technology – Electricity  3-6
Applied Technology – Fluid Dynamics  3-6
Applied Technology – Mechanics  3-6
Applied Technology – Thermodynamics  3-6
Business Writing 1-5
Writing 1-5
Listening  1-5
Observation 1-6
Teamwork  1-6

*Available in Spanish


Please note: It is recommended that individuals purchasing course packet be familiar with the WorkKeys¨ performance levels and have an awareness of their own skills relating to the WorkKeys¨ performance levels.