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Workforce Development

Skills to Pay the Bills!

 

We know what it takes to build a successful workforce development program:

 

Basic Skills

Computer classReading for Information

Reading directions

Understanding diagrams and charts used in the workplace

Understanding workplace rules and policies

Written Communication

Filling out forms used in the workplace

Taking a message

Writing an email or memo

Workplace Mathematics

Performing simple calculations

Problem solving

Measurement

Digital Literacy

Keyboarding

Navigating the Internet

Using common applications like Word and Excel

 

Employability Skills

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Employability skills are those “soft skills” that make a person a good employee and co-worker. We know that workers who demonstrate these attitudes and abilities find jobs, keep jobs, and arrive at work ready to learn. Topics include:

Personal Accountability

Dependability

Punctuality

Teamwork

Professionalism

Oral Communication

Interpersonal Skills

Organization

Time Management

Critical Thinking

Problem Solving

Customer Service

 

Customized Skills Training

matt forklift 2Employment Skills Center can custom design a program that delivers targeted instruction to your employees or clients, here at ESC or on-site at your location. We can incorporate job skills training into our curriculum by working with area employers and partner training providers. Recent programs have included Nurse Aide Pre-Clinical Training, Forklift Training, and Basic Carpentry Training.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Do you have a need for trained employees? Talk to us–we can partner with you to build a program that serves the need of local employers and the community.

 

Our next forklift training session is scheduled for March 1317. Click here for more info!

 

Learn more about FREE Environmental Technician Training here!

 

For more information, please contact Callie Hazan, Workforce Development Coordinator, at chazan@employmentskillscenter.org or 717-243-6040 x 4429.