CSEA WORK Institute e-Learning Center

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CSEA President Mary Sullivan

A Message from CSEA President Mary Sullivan

CSEA members have a wealth of talents and abilities. But sometimes it takes more than that to do well on tests.

Test taking is a skill that you can develop through practice. That's why CSEA created this program—to help you get the practice you need to do well on tests.

CSEA is committed to developing services that will broaden career opportunities for its members.

I encourage you to spend some time with these courses…and good luck on your next examination.



Free for CSEA members!


Available Civil Service Test Prep Online Courses

  • General Test Taking Tips and Strategies
  • Understanding and Interpreting Written Material
  • Preparing Written Material
  • Understanding and Interpreting Tabular Material
  • Office Record Keeping
  • Verbal Analysis / Evaluating Conclusions in Light of Known Facts
  • Supervision
  • Office Practices
  • Alphabetizing/Name and Number Checking (covers Filing and Clerical Operations)
  • Arithmetic Reasoning (covers Arithmetic Computation)
  • Coding and Decoding Information
  • Keeping Simple Inventory Records
  • Reading
  • Grammar, Usage, and Punctuation
  • Keyboarding Practices
  • Spelling
  • Educating and Interacting with the Public
  • Scheduling
  • Fundamentals of Accounting and Bookkeeping
  • Higher Level Custodial

Which course(s) can help you?

The exam announcement for a Civil Service position will indicate the subject matter covered for that position. Under the heading "Subject of Examination," there will be a list of the topics covered on the exam for which you are applying. For example (mouse over the image below):

Concentrate your studying on the e-learning courses that correspond to the topics listed on your examination announcement.