Welcome to Alberta Workforce Essential Skills Society (AWES)
Workplace Essential Skills (WES). They matter. For the work, learning and life of Canadians. For Albertaʼs economic engine. For our best future. AWES helps you achieve your workplace goals.
Since 1989, AWES has been designing and delivering learning solutions in Alberta. Our primary mandate is enabling employees and organizations to excel through essential skills initiatives. It could be in the vital skills of numeracy, reading, writing, or document and computer use. Or, in the key abilities of working with others, oral communication, thinking or continuous learning.
AWES is dedicated to building a competent, adaptable and innovative workforce that fuels our economy, now and in the future. Our team of diverse professionals offers client-focused solutions that build a cornerstone for lifelong learning. Let's talk.
AWES' team of professional, experienced, consultants can help you meet today's complex workforce training needs. Choose from our comprehensive portfolio of services:
Assessment Tailored solutions based on your unique needs. Workplace Training and Development Services and products to enhance your workers' essential skills. Expertise Best practices, policies and solutions integrated into your unique organizational structure. ReSearch Comprehensive and timely research on your behalf, with a focus on Alberta's specific workforce profile.