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Supplemental Skills Courseware

Supplemental Skills is a self-paced course designed to enhance learners' career-ready portfolios. It includes: Business Writing, Applied Technology, and Workplace Observation. Each module contains a placement test which will recommend a starting level according to learners' understanding of the topic. There are five to six levels in every module, each with its own pretest, instructional content, practice exercises, and posttest. 

Enhance your career ready portfolio

Supplemental Skills provides learners with opportunity to enhance their career ready portfolio by focusing on the skills needed in today's workforce. 

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Supplemental Skills Modules:   

Business Writing measures comprehension of workplace grammar and writing skills using written text on the job including memos, letters, notices, policies, and regulations. 

Applied Technology measures understanding and comprehension about heat, fluids, electricity, and mechanics. 

Workplace Observation measures comprehension and focus when using processes, patterns, procedures and recognizing missing or incorrect steps in the process. 
Supplemental Skills Courseware home screen with the three modules displayed
Business Writing Level 1.1: Basic Sentence Structure and Parts of Speech
Supplemental Skills courseware certificate of completion
  • 24/7 web-based access  
  • All lessons support the U.S. Department of Labor Workforce Development Performance Measures and the U.S. Department of Education standards 
  • Text to Speech Audio
  • Improved look and feel
  • Updated page numbering
  • Posttest feedback at the end
  • HTML 5