Regional Literacy Network

Discover various LBS programs/events and updates in the Regional Networks of Ontario

330+ Free Online Literacy and Basic Skills courses-Fall 2022

e-Channel 2022 Fall Course Guide -Final.pdf

Marketing workshop series 2022

Marketing Workshops.pdf

Learn about the Free webcast on how to conduct a Family Literacy program

July 2022 Flyer for GSL Training & Certification webcast.pdf

Click on the flyers below to find out about their Pop-Up PDs for the year 2022-2023

Pop Up PD Full Season Brochure.pdf
Social Media for Pop Up PD 5.pdf
Social Media for Pop Up PD 2.pdf
Flyer for Pop Up PD 4.pdf
Flyer for Pop Up PD 6.pdf
Flyer for Pop Up PD 3.pdf

Starting in January AlphaPlus is offering a new FREE four-week to six-week online training series: for adult literacy instructors and tutors who want to build their confidence in working with online collaboration tools.

Registration is now open.

Literacy Link South Central

A Universal Design for Learning (UDL) Community of Practice will be offered this fall to Ontario's LBS programs and Support Orgs. LLSC is offering this in partnership with ABEA and QUILL.

UDL Community of Practice.pdf

Resources from the Regional Networks:


Project READ worked with QUILL, LLSC, and CLO to create a research report on "Best Practices in Adult Literacy Program Delivery During COVID-19", and it talks about digital files. The recommendation is for programs to get an encrypted server for these and there are other suggestions around gathering info virtually or by phone as well.

Pandemic Manual FINAL April_23_2021.pdf

LLSC has created a pandemic planning manual for small non-profits. The

Pandemic Planning Manual is an up-to-date compendium of resources, information, and general

recommendations tailored for LBS nonprofits and other community service nonprofits. These

organizations can benefit from a thorough guide designed to help them maintain optimal functioning

during challenging times.

Soft Skills Assessment Tool Training Sessions.pdf

Soft Skills Assessment Tool for Manufacturing:

You will learn:

  • How the assessment is structured

  • how to administer and score the assessment

  • how to interpret the results

Below you will find a Marketing Plan Development tool and Marketing ideas checklist and PowerPoint presentation. To watch their Marketing plan recording, click on the link:

Marketing Plan Development.pdf
Marketing Plan Slides.pdf
Marketing Ideas Checklist.docx

With this app, you can have the ultimate toolbox to exploring skilled trade and technology pathways in your pocket! Through an aptitude quiz, quick links to partnered organizations, a calendar of events, and frequent scholarship and employment opportunity updates, you’ll see which career paths could be the right fit for you and will learn more about how to succeed in these fields.

Literacy and Basic Skills programs have long served people with multiple barriers and vulnerabilities. But what does it mean to have multiple barriers in the context of adult education? CLO compiled and analyzed the survey responses and focus group results, and wrote the following report on this critically important topic.

Orientation for new LBS Managers and Program Coordinators

Find out about 'Orientation for New LBS Managers and Program Coordinators' module.

Warehouse Worker and Material Handler Curriculum

Discover the Warehouse Worker and Material Handler curriculum by Tri-County Literacy Council.

The documents found in this section are translated from English to French thanks to recurring funding from the Ministry of Labour, Immigration, Training and Skills Development (MTIFDC). These are resources made available to trainers and managers of the COFA network as well as to any French-speaking person who wishes to have access to these resources in French. In addition to these translated documents, this funding enabled the translation of emails, ministry notices, information packages and presentations for professional development days of English-language literacy networks, as well as many other fact sheets. information that did not exist in French and that you will not necessarily find on this site, since these resources were used for a specific activity or event. In addition, webinars from the Pop Up Webinars series have also been translated using these funds.