Skill Development

During this health crisis, job seekers can also enhance their skills. With your job search, you may realize that you may have to brush up on some of your skills. The following resources are a great starting point.

FutureLearn - Offers free short courses on multiple topics. Great way to build your skill set. 

SkillsonlineNS - partnership between Nova Scotia's Department of Labour and Advanced Education, Community Business Development Corporation (CBDC) and Bluedrop that gives every resident of the province access to thousands of FREE online courses on the most important workplace topics to improve their skills and career prospects.

LinkedIn Learning - Offers a one-month free trial for multiple e-learning opportunities.

Coursera - Build skills with courses, certificates, and degrees online from world-class universities and companies.