for the Workplace
Essential skills are the foundation for all other learning. Essential skills also help people prepare for, get and keep a job. The Government of Canada and other agencies have identified nine key Essential Skills for the workplace: Numeracy, Oral Communication, Working with Others, Continuous Learning, Reading Text, Writing, Thinking, Document Use, and Digital Skills. To find out what Essential Skills on the job look like, click on the image below.
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