The Express Employment Professionals Career Preparedness Certification verifies individuals possess the skills necessary to discover, pursue and successfully achieve career goals.
The certification assesses industry-valued and industry-recognized standards produced by Express Employment Professionals. A premier staffing agency in the U.S., Canada and South Africa, the Express brand is synonymous with career preparation as evidenced by the multitude of companies and associations they work with to place qualified candidates in various career fields.
The certification validates candidates have a basic understanding of the workplace and their role in a professional environment. Additionally, the certification allows employers to connect with more skilled candidates, filling gaps in the labor market and jump-starting individuals’ careers.
The certification exam consists of 100 questions and assesses knowledge and skills from the following weighted industry standards:
CAREER APTITUDE & ASSESSMENT
Job Search Techniques
EDUCATION & TRAINING ANALYSIS
Education & Training Requirements Education & Training Financing Options
Financial Aid Application Techniques
JOB APPLICATION TECHNIQUES
Job Application Process
Cover Letter Writing Procedures Résumé Writing Process
Portfolio Development Techniques
Proper Interview Follow-Up Procedures
Goal Setting Techniques
Team Building Dynamics
Workplace Technology Applications Electronic Communication Techniques
WORKPLACE REGULATIONS & STANDARDS
Standard Workplace Etiquette Employee Payment & Compensation
The iCEV online curriculum platform offers a variety of preparatory content and resources designed to prepare students to earn industry certifications.
Prepare for the certification exam with engaging video and PowerPoint® presentation lessons. Each lesson is developed through collaboration with industry experts in order to address industry standards within each certification.
iCEV's interactive activities, projects and assessments are based on real-world scenarios and reinforce comprehension of the industry standards assessed within each certification exam.
Express Employment Professionals is a leading staffing provider in the U.S., Canada, and South Africa and expanding into Australia and New Zealand. The company was founded in 1983 and has more than 830 franchise locations worldwide. The company’s long-term goal is to put a million people to work annually and currently, the organization employs more than 526,000 people annually.
If you are an employer looking to verify a potential applicant's credentials, please fill out the form to the right. We will contact you with the status of the certification number you provide.
If you do not have a certification number, please contact our customer support team to verify your candidate at: firstname.lastname@example.org or 1-800-922-9965.