Literacy Basic and Essential Skills Training (LBS)

This Employment Ontario program is funded in part by the Government of Canada and the Government of Ontario and through the Canada-Ontario Job Fund Agreement.​

Training Readiness

A counsellor will help the person to decide the starting point of their training, including:

 

  • Free Assessment

  • Goal Setting

  • Individual Action Plan

  • Together they develop a training plan to meet the individual’s needs.

  • Academic Upgrading

 

The following are included:



  • Reading and Writing

  • Math Skills

  • Computer Lab

  • Self Management & Self Direction Skills

  • Job Search

 

Learners get a practical approach to filling out application forms, researching job requirements, writing resumes, and follow up on job leads.

Levels 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

Length of Program



40 weeks (Concurrent with school year)

Monday through Friday

Groups vary from:


9:15 a.m. to 12:15p.m.
1:15p.m. to 3:30 p.m.


Some evening programs available

Itinerant Sites:

 

  • Goodwill Employment Action Centre

Program times may vary.  Please contact us at 519 -354-7424