Essential Skills

Essential Skills Quebec by The Learning Exchange

The Government of Canada has identified The 9 Essential Skills needed for the workplace. These skills are used in every job to varying degrees and at different levels of complexity. They provide the foundation for learning all other skills and enable people to evolve with their jobs and adapt to workplace change. Go to our site for great resources, links and information on the 9 Essential Skills. The Essential Skills Quebec site provides links to outside sites and resources related to the 9 Essential Skills. Use these resources to develop everyday skills or to better prepare yourself to work in a variety of positions that require skills such as reading, writing, document use, oral communication and computer literacy.

The 9 Essential Skills + Work & Skill Related Links




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