iCEV offers optional study materials designed to prepare individuals for the Express Employment Professionals Career Preparedness Certification exam. The preparation materials consist of a playlist, which includes a combination of video and PowerPoint® lessons created in collaboration with our industry partners to teach and reinforce the industry standards tested for by the certification. Explore the preparation materials below.
The Express Employment Professionals Career Preparedness Certification verifies individuals possess the skills necessary to discover, pursue and successfully achieve career goals.
Many students need financial aid in order to attend institutions of higher learning, but not everyone understands the various types of financial aid available. This presentation analyzes the costs associated with higher learning and describes financial aid opportunities such as grants, scholarships, student loans and work-study programs. The process used to apply for financial aid is discussed as well.
The résumé is the most basic and necessary of career-building tools, so it is vital for students develop an effective one. This presentation guides students through the process of developing a résumé. It discusses information to be included, appropriate formatting and how to deliver a résumé to a potential employer
The interview is arguably the most important part of the application process, and it can be nerve-wracking for those who are unfamiliar with it. This presentation guides students through the process of a typical job interview. Various methods of interviewing are identified, and tips regarding classical “do”s and “don’t”s are provided. In addition, the presentation includes an example of a poor interview performance and an impressive interview performance.
Formulas for Career Success: Career Testing & Investigation
Goal Setting Basics
Formulas for Career Success: Higher Learning
Cost of Education & Training
Formulas for Career Success: Financial Aid
Formulas for Career Success: Portfolio Development
Formulas for Career Success: Job Search
Formulas for Career Success: Job Applications
Formulas for Career Success: Cover Letters
Formulas for Career Success: Résumés
Formulas for Career Success: Interview Preparation
Formulas for Career Success: The Interview Process
Formulas for Career Success: After the Interview
Leadership & Team Dynamics
Employee Compensation Components
Electronic Communication & Scheduling