New series of UP Skills for Work resources for adult learners

ABC Life Literacy Canada is pleased to announce the launch of an adapted series of workbooks from the UP Skills for Work program called: Get Started. 

This new series consists of 10 workbooks with adapted content from the original series that has been written and designed specifically for adult learners at a grade 2-4 reading level.

Whether you have used the UP Skills for Work workbooks before or you are new to the program, you will now be able to select the resources for your workshops that best suit your learners’ needs.

The first three workbooks are available now (Get Started: Adaptability, Get Started: Collaboration and Get Started: Communication), with an additional seven to follow throughout the year. Other workbooks launching in 2023 include:

  • Get Started: Creativity and Innovation
  • Get Started: Digital
  • Get Started: Numeracy
  • Get Started: Problem Solving
  • Get Started: Reading
  • Get Started: Stress Management
  • Get Started: Writing

Download the three new workbooks and learn more at

UP Skills for Work was developed by ABC Life Literacy Canada with support from founding sponsor Canada Life. This project is funded in part by the Government of Canada’s Adult Learning, Literacy & Essential Skills program.