Category Archives: Resources

Resource: Unlocking Workforce Potential

An employer guide to using the Australian Core Skills Framework in the workplace. Ai Group has developed an employer guide, Unlocking Workforce Potential, to assist companies dealing with workforce literacy and numeracy issues. The resource was developed through the AiGroup’s …

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Resource: What Works for LLN

Free online library of language, literacy and numeracy training and professional development videos   Ideas That Work has just released another 7 new LLN videos for the What Works for LLN training and professional development video library. These new videos contain more practical …

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In the news – Let’s hear it for the great Australian speakers

An interesting article in the The Age by Dean Frenkel about professional speaking skills. “Doubters about the importance of communication skills may consider the following hypothetical but familiar scenario involving a doctor and patient, both of whom have poor communication skills. …

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AWPN resource repository

The AWPN Resource Repository contains foundations skills resources relevant to the workplace context. Most resources are available for free download. Click here to browse the resources.

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Resource: Math Savvy: Selling It! Inventory Turnover Ratio

This resource from the US focuses is contextualised to the retail sector and focused on how to use inventory turnover ratio as a retail profitability analysis tool. Consisting of a PowerPoint presentation and teacher notes, the resource walks learners through …

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National Financial Literacy Strategy 2014-17

The National Financial Literacy Strategy 2014-17 is led by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC). It sets out a national direction for financial literacy and provides a practical framework for action across the government, business, community and education sectors. …

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Request for input – Building Strength with Numeracy resource

    VALBEC is expanding the content of their on line Adult Numeracy resource Building Strength with Numeracy with new content focusing on decimals and measurement. Beth Marr will be undertaking this work during the next six months and would appreciate input …

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Webinar recording – Integrating language, literacy and numeracy (LLN) into VET

    A recording of a 2013 webinar organised by the Queensland VET Development Centre featuring Les Retford talking about integrating LLN into VET. To access the recording, follow this link. Recordings and support materials on a broad range of …

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4 Steps to Taking the Lead

    The 4 Steps to Taking the Lead resource draws on and extends upon the information provided on SSA’s Taking the Lead website. 4 Steps to Taking the Lead is just that – four steps that can be taken …

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Foundation skills resource repository

      The AWPN is pleased to launch its newly developed central resource repository. The repository brings together resources that are relevant to strengthening the foundation skills of existing workers in the workplace context. This includes but is not …

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