Employability Assessment

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Created by Higher Employment Services Technical Assistance (Higher)

This course provides an introduction to conducting an employability assessment with clients.

This 30-minute course contains three sections. After completing Module 1, you will be able to:

  1. Recognize the purpose and context of an employability assessment;
  2. Identify barriers to employment presented by each refugee employment client; and
  3. Use at least two new techniques in your own refugee employability assessments.

After completing Module 2, you will be able to:

  1. Understand the six categories of information that service providers should gather when conducting employability assessments; and
  2. Apply knowledge from example case studies to improve your employability assessment skills.

After completing Module 3, you will be able to:

  1. Begin to establish trust with clients;
  2. Understand techniques to use when new to employment services;
  3. Use observation effectively;
  4. Effectively communicate with others; and
  5. Begin moving beyond the employability assessment.

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