Career Planning in Colorado Springs


Career Planning & Aptitude Tests in Colorado Springs

The following links will help with your career planning and exploration.  The recommended first step is the online interest inventory, but you may start the process wherever you decide. These tools allow you to:

o Assess work interests and skills
o See job requirements for skills, education, and personality fit
o Compare hiring and wage information at national, state, and city levels
o View informational videos at actual job sites
For questions or comments, please call 719.667.3700 during normal business hours, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Manufacturing is clean, tuned up, light, fast-paced, team-oriented, focused on sustainability and filled with cool technologies that leverage precision. From nanotechnology to robotics, innovative ideas happen every day. But who transforms these raw ideas into the must-have products that improve the lives of everyone around us? With a career in manufacturing YOU WILL.
To start your career planning by taking an online interest inventory!
To skip the interest inventory and jump to occupational exploration immediately.
To explore the video library of on-site work activity!
To see the system Desk Guide
To take the skills survey. (recommended for those with a work history)
Learn the first steps to starting your own business.

Changing Careers?

If you are thinking of changing careers and are unsure of which direction to go, the following career assessment websites can help you determine your skills, interests, and occupations that might be a good fit for you!

CareerScope: Interest Assessment and Aptitude Measurement
The perfect place to start if you’re uncertain of your career direction. Take an exciting inventory of your career interests and aptitudes and receive a printed analysis with guided research of important labor market information. Your plan starts here! (Basic Internet/mouse skills necessary). Come into the main office during Open lab hours and ask to take CareerScope!
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Find Occupations, Skills Search, Tools and Technology Search

Career Boost

Want a career instead of a job? Career Boost will get you started in manufacturing, IT, or child development with our training classes – even without a High School diploma.

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