Document Use is the ability to find, understand or enter information with different types of documents. Completing a form, checking off items on a list of tasks, creating a schedule and plotting information on a graph are all examples of document use. Strong document use skills are essential in many workplaces and in everyday life.
Benefits of investing in essential skills of your employees Finding and keeping workers with the knowledge and skills to get the job done is critical in today’s workplace. Without the right skills, your workplace may suffer. Are you experiencing challenges in your workplace? An investment in the Essential Skills might be the right solution for your business.
This tool can be used by employers to learn more about the Document Use skills of their employees. It gives an indication of skill levels by providing examples of Level 1 and Level 2 assessment questions. Using this tool allows employers to:
obtain useful information about the skills employees bring to the workplace;
identify current employees’ training needs; and
improve workplace training to target specific skill areas for improvement.