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INFORMATION
Districts are responsible for submitting student results to the state annually for the tests shown below. In order to qualify for Skill Certification funding, all results must be received on or before June 15th. Any data received after that deadline will be considered for funding the following year.

Please input all student results into the Precision Exams system even if the student did not pass the industry exam.  Verification documentation for students that did not pass does not need to be sent in.  The data will be used to run Pathway reports.

Agriculture

  Biology: Agriculture Science (911)  

Business

  CIL Computer Information Literacy (921)
IC3 Internet and Computer Core Certification (922)
MOS Word or Word Expert (923)
MOS Excel or Excel Expert (924)
MOS Access (925)
MOS PowerPoint (926)
MOS Outlook (927)
MOS SharePoint (928)
MOS OneNote (929)

Family and Consumer Sciences

 

ProStart I (931)
ProStart II (932)

ProStart National Certification (933)
Child Development Associates (935)

Health Science

 

Advanced Health Science (971)
Pharmacy Technician (972)
Emergency Medical Technician (973)

Nurse Assistant, CAN (974)
Emergency Medical Responder (975)
Surgical Technician (976)

Information Technology

 

AP or IB Computer Science (940)
MTA Software Development Fundamentals (941)
MTA Windows Development Fundamentals (942)
MTA Web Development Fundamentals (943)
MTA Database Fundamentals (944)
MTA Window OS System Fundamentals (945)
CompTIA Strata IT Fundamentals (946)
CompTIA A+ Essentials (947)
  or HP ATA Connected Devices
  or TestOut PC Pro
CompTIA A+ Practical Application (948)
MTA Microsoft.NET Fundamentals  (949)
  or MTA Mobile Development Fundamentals
  or MTA Gaming Dev Fundamentals
Novell CAN (980)
MTA Networking Fundamentals (981)
CompTIA Network+ (982)
  or TestOut Network Pro

MTA Windows Server Admin Fundamentals (983)
Microsoft MCP, EACH (984)
Cisco, CCNA Semester (985)
Cisco, CCNA (986)
MTA Security Fundamentals (987)
CompTIA Security + (988)
Novell Linux CLDA (989)
CompTIA Linux+ (990)
CIW Site Development Associate (992)
  or MTA HTML5 Application Development
CIW Associate Design Specialist (993)
CIW Web Foundations (994)
Adobe: Web Communication, Dreamweaver (995)
Adobe: Visual Communication, Photoshop (997)
Adobe: Graphic Dsgn. & Illustration, Illustrator (996)
Adobe: Rich Media Communication, Flash (998)
Adobe: Video Communication, Premiere Pro (999)

Skilled and Technical Sciences

 

Barbering (904)
Basic Esthetician and Skin Care (905)
Nail Technician (906)
Diesel Engines (907)
  ASE Student Certification and/or ASE
Diesel Electrical/Electronics (908)
  ASE Student Certification and/or ASE
Diesel Brakes (909)
  ASE Student Certification and/or ASE
Diesel Suspension/Steering (910)
  ASE Student Certification and/or ASE
Electrician I (952)
  Apprentice

Cosmetology (953)
Plumber I (954)
  Apprentice
Auto Brakes (955)
  ASE Student Certification and/or ASE
Auto Suspension/Steering (956)
  ASE Student Certification and/or ASE
Auto Electrical/Electronic Systems (957)
  ASE Student Certification and/or ASE
Auto Engine Performance (958)
  ASE Student Certification and/or ASE
Professional Pilot (952)

Technology and Enginering

 

Physics with Technology, CRT (961)
Principles of Engineering, PLTW (962)
Introduction to Engineering Design, PLTW (963)
Digital Electronics, PLTW (964)

Computer Integrated Manufacturing, PLTW (965)
Civil Engineering, PLTW (966)
Aerospace Engineering, PLTW (967)

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. All industry test results must be entered into the Utah Career and Technical Education test administration site at: http://www.precisionexams.com/usoe/welcome/.
  1. Please follow the directions for inputting industry test results into the Precision Exams system outlined in the “Recording Industry Exams” document located on the CTE Training Tab at: http://www.precisionexams.com/usoe/welcome/training.php.
  1. Official verification of results must also be submitted to USOE for each student tested in addition to entering the data into the Precision Exams system. Examples of verification include an official copy of actual test scores from the industry testing vendor, copies of licenses, certificates, or other official verification confirming that a student actually passed a corresponding industry exam. Note: click the specific industry exam and review the test protocol page on the Skill Certificate Program website for more information http://www.schools.utah.gov/ate/Skills/All_Tests.htm.
  1. Please print a copy of the “State Skill Certificate Industry Test Report” (at the teacher level) from the Precision Exams website for each industry test and include it as a cover sheet to each of your official verification documents so we can match the results with the student verification dataNote: Make sure your verification documentation appears in a readable font and is sorted in the same order as it appears on the cover report.
  1. Hard copies of verification results and the “State Skill Certificate Industry Test Report” (at the teacher level) must be clipped together and mailed (electronic copies will not be accepted) to Greg Richens at the address below.  Industry Results may be input into the system and verification sent to USOE throughout the school year.  All results must be received on or before June 15th.

For additional information, contact
Skill Certificate Program
   Greg Richens, Specialist Phone: 801-538-7853 Fax: 801-538-7868
   Susan Loamanu, Support Staff Phone: 801-538-7662 Fax: 801-538-7868
   Utah State Office of Education
   Career and Technical Education
   250 East 500 South PO Box 144200
   Salt Lake City, UT  84114-4200

Online Testing Technical Support
   Phone: 1-800-470-1215
   E-mail: support@precisionexams.com