Create a qualification type - Amazon Mechanical Turk

Create a qualification type

The following procedure shows you how to create your own qualification type.

To create a qualification type

  1. On the Mechanical Turk Requester website at, choose the Manage tab and then choose Qualification Types.

  2. On the Qualification Types page, choose Create New Qualification Type.

  3. In the Create New Qualification Type dialog box, enter a name that describes the qualification type in Friendly Name.

  4. In Description text box, enter a description of the qualification type and then choose Create.

The new qualification type appears in the list of Qualification Types on the Manage Qualification Types page. There is a short delay before the new qualification type appears in the list. You can refresh your browser to update the list.

To assign Workers your new qualification type, see Assign a qualification to a Worker to a Worker.