Fingerprint clearance card

We asked 135 job seekers about their Fingerprint clearance card. This is what they told us:

  • 64% of job seekers said "required for my current job" was the biggest reason for earning their Fingerprint clearance card
  • 51% said earning their Fingerprint clearance card helped them make more money
  • 87% said earning their Fingerprint clearance card helped them get a job
  • 96% said they would recommend a family member or friend earn their Fingerprint clearance card

What are people saying about getting a Fingerprint clearance card?

Did this certification help you make more money?

Based on 134 responses

51% said earning their Fingerprint clearance card helped them make more money

Did this certification help you get a job?

Based on 134 responses

87% said earning their Fingerprint clearance card helped them get a job

Would you recommend this certification?

Based on 134 responses

96% said they would recommend a family member or friend earn their Fingerprint clearance card

Why did you decide to earn your Fingerprint clearance card?

Based on 135 responses

Required for my current job
64%
Make more money
14%
Changing careers
16%
Get an edge over other candidates
18%
Help my career progression
39%
Other
19%

What was your job title after earning this certification?

Based on 102 responses

Caregiver View jobs
12%
Nursing Assistant View jobs
8%
Preschool Teacher View jobs
6%
Lead Teacher View jobs
4%
Sales Associate View jobs
4%

What do people wish they knew before earning their Fingerprint clearance card?

75 people answered

“Needs to work for anyone that has to deal with kids elderly or any other important job that request this card.”

Sept. 9, 2019

“Before earning my fingerprint clearance I did not know it was needed for specific jobs, I wish I would have known sooner.”

Sept. 9, 2019

“Most employers are looking for this certification.”

Sept. 6, 2019

“I should have went for it sooner because the process took awhile.”

Sept. 3, 2019

“It was required by the school district.”

Aug. 28, 2019

What advice would you give to someone interested in earning their Fingerprint clearance card?

82 people answered

“Get it can get you offers on more jobs.”

Sept. 9, 2019

“Anyone who's able to have a fingerprint clearance should have one, better to be safe than sorry.”

Sept. 9, 2019

“It is helpful when applying for jobs, in certain areas, I.e. working with children.”

Aug. 28, 2019

“Easy to fill out paperwork and only need fingerprints”

Aug. 28, 2019

“Be sure the job applying for requires this certification before earning it.”

Aug. 27, 2019
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