A Working Guide to Creating a Cross-Sectoral Workplace Essential Skills Training Program

This comprehensive guide was developed to assist employment service providers in designing and implementing effective cross-sectoral workplace essential skills training programs for workers in Chilliwack, BC. The guide documents promising essential skills training practices in the community, and provides step-by-step instructions on essential skills training program development, from determining goals and objectives to sustaining the program. The guide also includes project profiles, essential skills questionnaires for both employees and employers, training needs surveys, and templates for service providers to use.