Since the inception of career education, it seems employers have consistently claimed that students lack so-called “soft skills.” Although there’s no universal agreement on what to call them, the term represents a set of skills (including things such as teamwork and communication skills) regarded as essential for long-term success in the workforce. ACCSC refers to these types of skills as “essential workforce skills.”
This course will help institutions adopt a framework for high-quality career education programs, holistically integrate essential workforce skills into their programs, enhance students’ development and demonstration of them, and prepare to achieve Essential Workforce Skills (EWS) Programmatic Certification.
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Module 1: EWS: The Big Picture
Module 2: EWS: Creating a Culture
Module 3: EWS: Development and Demonstration
Module 4: EWS: The Certification Process
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