Labour Market Information and Essential Skills for LBS and ES Practitioners

This training focuses on how to effectively use Labour Market Information (LMI) to bridge Literacy and Basic Skills (LBS) with Employment Services (ES), and ultimately employment.

Learning Objectives of the Training

At the end of this session, you will have enhanced

  • understanding of labour market information and where to get it
  • knowledge of how to use LMI to better assist your learners/clients
  • ability to bridge LBS learners to employment (including an employment goal tracker)


  1. Why You Need to Integrate LMI into LBS
  2. All about Labour Market Information
  3. Making Connections with Employment Services
  4. National Occupational Classification (NOC)
  5. North American Industry Classification System (NAICS)
  6. Case Studies


This Employment Ontario program is funded in part by the Government of Canada and the Government of Ontario.