Career Readiness Certificate

Virginia's Career Readiness Certificates now available at DSLCC!

Are you ready to advance your career or continue your education, yet unsure of the next step?

Virginia’s Career Readiness Certificate is designed to help describe the abilities of a potential or current employee in three important work-related areas:

Virginia's Career Readiness Certificate can help:

Our Continuing Education and Workforce Services Center (CEWS) will award this certificate after an individual completes a standardized test and meets one of three levels based on performance:

Affordable cost: $45 for testing in all three areas (Note: if you have taken these tests elsewhere and meet one of the three levels, the cost is $10 for obtaining the Certificate.)

For more information, go to Virginia's CRC website at:

Please contact Gary Keener at 540-863-2900 or email him at for more information on testing schedules and locations.