Working In Partnership

AWENS supports Nova Scotia Department of Labor and Advanced Education - Workplace Education Initiative (WEI). WEI works to support the development of a modern workforce that is adaptable and skilled, constantly growing and assisting businesses managing workplace change. WEI is a nationally recognized program aimed at improving workplace essential skills and managing skills transitions.

Many WEI programs are delivered by AWENS members. It is through the continuous support of the provincial government that organizations benefit from the WEI program.

The Department of Labor and Advanced Education works to help Nova Scotians achieve their highest potential through improving the workplace. The Workplace Education Initiative (WEI) provides employers with opportunities to improve their most valuable resource 'their employees'.

From the Director of
Workplace Initiatives Division