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Have been since 1991.

Because Manitoba workplaces need a skilled workforce that's efficient, effective and adaptable, while Manitoba workers need the Essential Skills required to perform successfully at work.



Case Studies

Examples from our files show the strong benefits of Essential Skills upgrading.

A training need can present itself at any time

Training is – or should be - an ongoing process to ensure everyone can meet changing job and task needs.

Resistance to Change... or an Essential Skills Need?

Absenteeism, grievances, workplace friction: are these symptoms of an Essential Skills issue?

Essential Skills training is key to productivity improvements

Changes to work processes to increase productivity are only possible with adequate levels of Essential Skills.

Essential Skills News

All the Essential Skills news in Manitoba that's fit to post.

Happy Essential Skills Day !

Premier congratulates learners at Peguis celebration

Premier Greg Selinger poses with learners at a Peguis First Nation community celebration honouring the participants, partners and supporters of CAM (Connecting Aboriginals to Manufacturing), an Essential Skills-based employment readiness program.

QNET's 2014 Excellence Conference: Cultivating Corporate Culture

Join WEM at the Victoria Inn on May 28th as the many speakers and breakout session leaders explore QNET's 2014 annual Excellence Conference theme of "Cultivating Corporate Culture".

Learning on Demand

Increasingly, people expect to be able to learn on their own terms: anytime, anywhere, in a way that meets their needs. Workplace Education Manitoba is proud to launch the internet-based ES: Learning On Demand. It’s just one more way to deliver Essential Skills learning support.

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