SkillsUSA Illinois, Inc. is excited to announce a partnership with Cengage Learning. Cengage Learning will serve as our State Qualifying Exam developers and hosting platform.

The following State Qualifying Exam Preparation Guides have been put together to help students prepare for their exams. Each guide consists of a list of exam topics as well as sample questions for the specific content exam.

Advertising Design

Architectural Drafting CAD

Automotive Refinishing Technology

Automotive Service Technology


CNC Milling Specialist

CNC Technician

CNC Turning Specialist

Collision Repair Technology

Commercial Baking

Computer Programming


Criminal Justice

Culinary Arts

Diesel Equipment Technology

Early Childhood Education

Electrical Construction Wiring

Electronics Technology

Emergency Medical Technician




Information Technology Services


Job Interview

Medical Assisting

Nail Care

Nursing Assistant

Power Equipment Technology

Practical Nursing

Residential Systems Installation & Maintenance

Restaurant Service

Technical Computer Applications

Technical Drafting CAD


Coming soon…

  • Adobe Photoshop Design
  • Architectural Drafting Board
  • Cabinetmaking
  • Fashion Design
  • First Aid & CPR
  • Graphic Communications
  • Interior Room Design
  • Photography
  • Screen Printing Technology
  • Sheet Metal
  • Telecommunications Cabling

Students if you have questions about an exam, please contact your local advisor.