GCSAA Self Assessment Tool


GCSAA's easy-to-use self-assessment tool allows you to rate yourself against the key knowledge, skills and abilities (competencies) needed to be successful in today's marketplace. With this information, you'll see your areas of strength, as well as your potential areas of improvement, so you can take control of your career and plan your own professional development program.

How you can use the tool

Using this tool you can:

  • Rate your current skills and knowledge against each competency.
  • Identify seminars and resources for each competency.
  • Chart your own course for continuing development.

Earn education points

Upon completion of your self-assessment, 0.5 education points will automatically be posted to your transcript within two business days.

For those seeking certification, the tool has even more built-in benefits. You can see how you measure up against all the performance statements that are tested in the certification program, or drill down further to see just those associated with each step of the way, including the portfolio, written exam and the attesting process.

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Navigating the tool


If you have never used the tool before, you might want to visit our page on how to navigate the screens.

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