SkillPlan has developed resources which contribute to workforce skills development, used by trainers, educators, trades instructors, and apprentices.
Highlights include topics such as: Trade math workbooks for carpenters and general construction, trade entrance test prep guides for various trade occupations, mentoring in technical training, oral communication on the job.
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Author(s): Julia Lew, Michael Hardt Format: Coil bound, 184 pages Price: $89 (*Price for 10+): $80.10 Category:Essential Skills, Practioners
Learn question structure theory to enhance understanding and control question difficulty with this workplace essential skills resource for practitioners.
Free download after purchase: Teaching aid
Online support sessions for groups of 4 or more attendees. Go to page: skillplan.ca/educators/online-courses
Link instruction with workplace applications. Develop a single lesson, a series of lessons, or a curriculum. The focus can be on career exploration, improving Essential Skills levels, or specific Essential Skills topics.
Additional materials: How Do Your Skills Measure Up Website
Author(s): Lynda Fownes, Julian Evetts Format: 3 ring binder, 262 pages Price: $78 (*Price for 10+): $70.20 Category:Essential Skills, Practioners
Learn about the complexities of Document Use in the workplace. Focuses on document classification and Essential Skills.
Also available in the “at Work” series:
Reading at Work,
Numeracy at Work,
Writing at Work
Author(s): Lynda Fownes, Elizabeth Thompson, Julian Evetts Format: 3 ring binder, 374 pages Price: $78 (*Price for 10+): $70.20 Category:Essential Skills, Practioners
Contains applied work activities and on-the-job applications of numeracy: Money Math, Scheduling or Budgeting and Accounting Math, Measurement and Calculation Math, and Data Analysis Math.
Document Use at Work, Reading at Work, Writing at Work.
Practice numeracy essential skills such as measuring, fractions, and making metric-imperial conversions. Includes worksheets, rulers, and a pocket guide.
Also available: Pocket Guides can be purchased separately.
Learners practice transferable essential skills such as locating, comparing/contrasting, and evaluating information. Based on authentic workplace documents.
Also available: Reading at Work: Facilitator’s Guide, Document Use at Work, Numeracy at Work, Writing at Work.
Author(s): Jean Tonski, Lynda Fownes, Vanya Wong Format: 3-ring binder, 410 pages Price: $98 (*Price for 10+): $88.20 Category:Essential Skills, Practioners
Introduce and expand on topics from the Workplace Reader, providing learning strategies, suggestions for further activities, and additional source documents.
Companion to: Reading at Work: Workplace Reader.