Practice Your Skills

Measure Up! is a great place to practice your skills. See how your skills match up against over 200 occupations; practice your skills prior to applying for a job or writing a formal TOWES assessment; or explore various careers and see how they correlate to literacy and essential skills levels. Users have the opportunity to practice three literacy and essential skills needed in all occupations:
  • Reading text activities typically found in manuals, training material, product information and regulations.
  • Document Use activities related to reading materials in information displays such as maps, forms, schedules, diagrams, and catalogues.
  • Numeracy activities include using arithmetic with numbers found in text and documents.
Become familiar with the TOWES assessments by trying some TOWES sample questions



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