Skills Playlists

Building Career Pathways

Help working learners acquire essential skills quickly, efficiently, and affordably.

Skills Playlists

Penn Foster’s digital skills playlists are designed to provide your middle-skill workforce with the skills needed to succeed in a particular job or field. These short, online courses focused on foundational, technical, and career-specific skills are available in pre-packed playlists, or can be customized to meet your organization’s specific upskilling and re-skilling needs.

These stackable playlists are aligned to key occupational pathways within your organization, helping your employees & associates earn credentials while improving on the job performance, increasing engagement, and improving retention. These playlist combine competency-based curricula with career coaching, personalized messaging, and advanced analytics that help ensure learner success and attainment of skills.

Our pre-packaged playlists include:

  • Foundational Skills

    Our foundational and technical courses provide your learner with the essential skills that form the basis of a broad range of careers. This array of online courses includes basic and business math and English, reading and literacy skills, safety, and more to effectively upskill your learners.

  • Workplace Skills

    Developed to help upskill those just entering the workforce or tenured employees, our workplace readiness course promotes people, personal, and workplace skills. Covering everything from problem-solving, communication, teamwork, and more, workplace readiness ensures your learners are prepared for virtually every career path.

  • Career Skills

    Comprehensive career-specific courses span industries of healthcare, early child care, retail and hospitality, business and legal, skilled trades, and veterinary. Built on crucial skills for today’s in-demand occupations, courses are designed to upskill learners and help develop career pathways.