Workforce Literacy and Essential Skills

Workforce and Essential Skills

Do you want to upgrade your skills in preparation for work, training or further education?  Do you want to develop foundation skills for GED?  No matter the reason for walking through our doors, this program will bring you a step closer to your goal. 

Program Details:

  • Upgrade your reading, document use, writing, and math skills. 
  • Develop your digital literacy including computer skills. 
  • Build your confidence by working in a team carrying out job-related tasks such as working in a snack shop or preparing a lunch.

 

You will be given initial and ongoing assessments using PTP’s Communications and Math Employment Readiness Assessment (CAMERA) so you will know your strengths and where you need to focus your attention

  • Ongoing assessments will help measure your progress
  • Continuous intake: Start any Monday
  • Transportation support is available if you qualify

 

Who is Eligible?

Ontario residents, 19 years and older with a Grade 12 education OR LESS

Program Duration

Full-time, flexible, depending on your needs and goals.

How to Enroll
Please call PTP for more information, or to set up an appointment.

East Centre: (416) 510-3266

Ask for Avis Henry, or email her at avish@ptp.ca 

Or Vicky Johnston, email her at vickyj@ptp.ca 

 

West Centre: (416) 239-7309

Patricia Kowalska, email her at patriciak@ptp.ca

Or Anne Marie Williams, email her at annemariew@ptp.ca

 

This Employment Ontario service is funded by the Ontario Government.