April Webinar: The Workplace Training Program in B.C: Outcomes and Learnings

The Workplace Training Program (WTP) was an innovative program designed to provide training opportunities to lower-skilled individuals working in the retail and food & beverage sectors throughout British Columbia. Funded by the British Columbia Ministry of Jobs, Tourism and Skills Training (JTST) as part of the Canada-British Columbia Labour Market Agreement (LMA), the initiative successfully delivered training to over 1,200 employees in the Retail and Tourism sectors and improvements were seen in Essential Skills (ES) as well as job performance and business results for employers.

Join Essential Skills Ontario for our webinar – The Workplace Training Program in B.C.: Outcomes and Learnings – April 29 from 1:00-2:00PM ET - hosted by Philip Swann from The Training Group at Douglas College and Boris Palameta from Social Research Demonstration Corporation. In this free, one hour webinar, participants will:

• Learn about the program and the ground level operations of the project
• Be provided insight into the successful application of Essentials Skills methodology
• Learn about the research model and findings from the project

There will be time for questions at the end of the webinar.

To register for the webinar please visit https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/711782686

News Date: 
Monday, March 10, 2014