Career Transitions

Through a partnership with Cengage Learning, we’re pleased to offer SkillsUSA members access to FREE and discounted tools and resources to start your career.

Due to the interest in our Alumni Portal, we are pleased to announce that the resources will now be available to the entire SkillsUSA community. This portal was designed by Cengage Learning to access valuable tools and resources for your personal development. Whether you are a current High School student, a college student, a teacher or an alumni, you can find the courses and tools you are looking for. All SkillsUSA members have FREE access to the Career Transitions Portal with resume workshops, interview simulations and career assessments to help you find a job.  In addition, you will receive a discount on the online courses below (prices shown reflect discount) plus a portion of the proceeds will go towards SkillsUSA initiatives

Everything is accessible through a new portal designed specifically for SkillsUSA:

Here you’ll find four different learning solutions outlined below:

Career Transitions Portal – FREE

Career Transitions is a platform of tools and resources that include résumé building, interview simulations and career assessments. Career Transitions is also available for your school or institution.

Soft-Skills and Professional Skills Online Courses

With an online catalog of more than 300 convenient online courses, you’re bound to find a title of interest. Each of these instructor-led courses is taught by an industry expert, who shares his or her knowledge and experience with you. A new course starts every month and can be completed in just six weeks. Check out the catalog today and preview each course for free.

Career Training Online Programs

Career training programs offer open-enrollment career preparation, designed to help you acquire professional experience and/or certification for more than 100 in-demand occupations. Also, if you are interested in offering any of these courses as a flipped-classroom, please contact Cengage at

Career Success Assessment

Complete two quick, fun surveys and get a full Career Success Profile and Career Match Report.