Essential Workplace Digital Skills
Digital technologies change how we work, learn & run our businesses
Training designed to help rural small businesses profit from new digital technologies
An Online Training Program
Designed to increase the basic digital skills of employees of rural small businesses, job seekers and anyone with lower digital skills
EASY TO USE
Participants reported the platform as highly usable in terms of navigability and level of comfort
A sizable majority valued being able to customize parts of the training
A substantial percentage of participants used the training outside of work and regular hours
Four Learning Workshops
Workers will learn to use digital tools & information to accomplish work tasks
USING TECHNOLOGY TO COORDINATE, COLLABORATE & LEARN
Learn to use tools of cloud computing. This workshop is completely customizable and develops the skills that support collaborative work.
Five Learning Workshops
Managed by your business
The training program is designed so that you (as business owners or managers) can administer the training program
according to your business needs.
REGISTER YOUR ORGANISATION
Registering your organization is quite easy and can be completed in a matter of minutes. Simply fill out a short online form and your account will be created.
ADD YOUR LEARNERS
From your Workplace Digital Skills Manager account, you can easily add, edit and delete Learner accounts by clicking on the link "Management of Learners". You can manage your learners and access important information.
PURCHASE TRAINING WORKHOPS
From your Workplace Digital Skills Manager account, you can purchase and assign Training Workshops any time by clicking on the link "Training Priorities". Our Workshop Store is easy and safe to use.
ASSIGN WORKSHOPS TO YOUR LEARNERS
You can easily assign Workshops to your learners. From your Workplace Digital Skills Manager account, click on the link "Training Priorities". The Training Workshop assigned to a Learner will be in the language that was selected in the Learner Information section (Training Language). So there is no programming required.
SUPERVISE YOUR TRAINING PROGRAM
You can supervise the Training Program of each individual Learner, or your Organization as a whole, by clicking on the link "Reports" from your Manager account Homepage.
CONGRATULATE YOUR LEARNERS
You will automatically receive by email a Certificate for every Workshop your Learners successfully complete (within 12 – 24 hours). You can print/share the Certificates for your Learners.
The Restigouche CBDC (Community Business Development Corporation) is based in Restigouche County, in northern New Brunswick Canada, with its head office based in Campbellton. The CBDC is a non-profit organization, incorporated in 1988. The organization is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors comprised of individuals from the local business community... read more
Corporation au bénéfice du développement communautaire
Community Business Development Coorporation
The Digital Essential Skills in Rural Small Businesses National Project (2012-2016)
This online workplace digital skills training is a result of this national project, which was completed in 2016. This training program is now integrated in the Skills in ACTION portal.