National Careers Service - Skills Assessment

A skills assessment can be helpful at any stage of your career, like when you:

  • start your career
  • return to work
  • progress your career

Transferable skills are a set of skills that you’re good at. You can build them up over time, through work, volunteering, education and life. You can apply these skills to a range of jobs.

You may want to take an assessment to help you:

  • find out what interests and motivates you
  • identify your skills
  • find out what you can do with the skills you have

This assessment:

  • contains fewer than 50 multiple-choice questions
  • takes 5 to 10 minutes to complete

Try it here:


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