College closed 12/16/17 thru 1/1/18

alert icon Jefferson will be closed for the winter break from December 16, 2017 thru January 1, 2018.  The college will resume normal operating hours on January 2, 2018.

The WorkKEYS System

WorkKEYS is a national system for teaching and assessing workplace skills so that employees are more productive and invested in their work.

WorkKEYS includes three components:

  1. Job Profiling (Job Analysis)
    • Profile of necessary skills identified by subject-matter experts who perform the job
    • Profile skill requirements for specific jobs
    • Evaluate job applicant skills and the skills of current employees
    • Aid communication between employers and educators/trainers
    • Provide basic information for job descriptions and workplace competencies
  2. Skills Assessment
    • Testing pre-hire applicants or incumbent workers for training/promotion
    • Document employability skills
    • Evaluate the skills of current/future employees
    • Provide legal assessment for hiring/selection/promotion purposes
  3. Instructional Support
    • All linked together with Management Information and Reporting Services
    • Targeted training to help employees attain needed skill level)
    • Customized curriculum to suit your workplace needs
    • Delivered instruction targeted to skill level required to perform a job

The result is a comprehensive approach to job analysis, employee development, and workplace success.

WorkKEYS critical skills include:

  • Reading for Information
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Listening for Understanding
  • Writing
  • Business Writing
  • Teamwork
  • Applied Technology
  • Locating Information
  • Workplace Observation


  • WorkKEYS may qualify for Kentucky Workforce Investment Network System Funding (KYWINS).

Call your Workforce Solutions representative today for more details at 502-213-2663 or email!