National Career Readiness Certification

NCRC Test & Work Keys Testing

ACC is now an official testing site for the National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC). The NCRC consists of three skills tests: applied mathematics, reading for information, and locating information. ACC can also administer other work keys testing.  See the schedule below for pricing.  Call 336-506-4200 for more information. Instructor: Victoria Ringeisen 

  • Due to COVID, all testing is currently done in the evenings from 6-9 pm.

  • Due to COVID, students are required to bring their own headphones or earbuds. 

  • Due to COVID, students are required to register and pay BEFORE testing is scheduled.

  • All tests are given at the Dillingham Center, 1304 Plaza Dr. Burlington

  • Testing is 55 minutes per topic. 

  • Cost is $12/$20 per test.  Please see the schedule below for actual test cost.

  • Not sure what test you need, please email with questions.

  • If you are not ready to test, please see class information in the tab below.
Test Fee
Applied Math  $12
Graphic Literacy  $12
Workplace Documents  $12
Applied Technology $12
Fit Assessment $12
Talent Assessment $12
Business Writing $20
Workplace Observation  $20

How do I sign up for NCRC (WorkKeys) testing?

If you have questions or are not sure what test you need, please email
1.  Watch the short information video.   →

2.  Click "Register Now" button to complete the Registration form.   → Register Now_NCRC & WorkKeys Testing

3.  Make Payment by phone or in person. Call 336-506-4219 to pay over the phone 

Visit the Dillingham Center (1304 Plaza Dr., Burlington) M-F,  8 am-5 pm to pay in person.

4.  AFTER payment has been made, please email to schedule test(s).

National Career Readiness Certification

Attendance in the online Orientation Sessions is mandatory for enrollment into the class.  Workkeys (National Career Readiness Certificate Prep) class, also known as NCRC. This prep class is designed as an online self-paced course to prepare the learner for sitting in the Workkeys assessment. While the core certificate focuses on Applied Math, Graphic Literacy and Workplace Documents, other areas such as Workplace Observation, Business Writing and Applied Technology, among others, are also available for the learner at their request. Call 336-506-4200 for more information or email  vlringeisen041@alamancecc.eduInstructor: Victoria Ringeisen

**Free for qualified individuals. – Refer to Guidelines for HRD  

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Email Instructor to receive online orientation instructions and for more information.

Location: Online Orientation Mandatory
4/6 TU 10-11 am or 6:30-7:30 pm
5/4 TU 10-11 am or 6:30-7:30 pm
6/1 TU 10-11 am or 6:30-7:30 pm
7/6 TU 10-11 am or 6:30-7:30 pm
8/3 TU 10-11 am or 6:30-7:30 pm

Location: Online Hours: 24 Fee: $70**
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