SHSM Certification: Personality Inventory2022-09-20T12:43:48-04:00

Personality Inventory Certification

Want to know more about the SHSM program, scholarships and our monthly gift card giveaway?


Step 1: Resources

Please review each of these resources thoroughly to prepare for the quiz at the end of this page.

Step 2: Questions

Reflect on some of the key messages in the video and how they may relate to you

The Holland Code – Read and select which one you think you are

The Holland Code – See which careers are a fit for you based on your assessment of the Holland Code

Holland Code Career Fit

Watch the Video!

Adjust the volume or pause the video to meet your needs.

Step 3: Exercise

This puzzle contains significant hints for the final quiz!

1. Fear of f...... is a common limiting belief.
2. You cannot deal with limiting b...... by practicing negative self talk.
3. Artistic is one type of p..........

Step 4: Summary

  • The truths that define you, such as personality type, morals, and interests
  • A fear that gets in the way of doing what you want such as failure, disappointment, or acceptance. What you think becomes who you are your thoughts are powerful
  • I’m not cool enough, it’s too hard, I don’t have enough money, it’s too much work, I’m not good enough, I’m not smart enough, I don’t know where to start, everyone will think it’s a bad idea
  • Practice positive self talk, surround yourself with people who can support/mentor you, fake it ’till you make it, positive visualization
  • Because it is important to do what you love! From there, you can make decisions about what you need to do to get you there

Step 5: Complete the following quiz and your certificate will be sent to your teacher once your submission has been reviewed. Good luck!

Complete Quiz

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Monthly gift card giveaway?2022-07-27T10:59:09-04:00

That’s right!  For every SHSM Certification earned through Flashpoint, you will automatically be entered to win a $100 gift card for anywhere you choose!

How do I earn my Red Seal?2022-07-27T10:38:43-04:00

Each SHSM consists of five required components:

  1. Bundle of credits
    A defined bundle of credits consisting of eight to ten Grade 11 and Grade 12 credits, including cooperative education credits
  2. Certification and training experiences
    Sector-recognized certifications and/or training courses
  3. Experiential learning and career exploration activities
    Experiential learning and career exploration activities within the sector
  4. Reach ahead experiences
    Learning experiences connected with the student’s postsecondary plans
  5. Sector-partnered experiences
    Experiences in which students engage with a sector partner to explore sector-related content, skills, and knowledge involving either ICE (innovation, creativity, and entrepreneurship), coding, or mathematical literacy.

For more information, check out the Ministry of Education’s website.

Are there scholarships for SHSM students?2022-07-27T10:38:51-04:00

You bet there is!  Many Ontario colleges and universities offer scholarships for students with a SHSM Red Seal on their diploma.

Check the school’s Award section or Google “SHSM Scholarships” to find out which schools offer them.

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