Learn at Work Week
Date posted: September 22, 2014
Today marks the start of this year’s Learn at Work Week, an annual event organized by the Canadian Society for Training and Development (CSTD). It’s a time to celebrate workplace-based learning in Canada.
Embedding literacy and essential skills in on-the-job training and work-related training programs is one part of A British Columbia Workforce Literacy and Essential Skills Plan. To read this comprehensive plan, click here.
The Advancing Workplace Learning project is designed to inform employers about effective training and workplace practices that can enhance the essential skills of employees. How Essential-Skills Training Unlocks Business Value is a recent article that shows how workplace training is good for employers as well as employees. And Getting to “YES”: what works in workplace literacy and essential skills is a research brief on effective practices. Visit the project’s website for more information and resources.