Technical skills are most beneficial to improved earnings for workers with less education.
However, even without obtaining additional academic education, workers with only high school education gain significant economic power with the addition of STEM skills.
Workers with only a high school education have the most to gain, but have the least disposable income to afford additional education.
NBOI has partnered with Waze’s Map Community to use the Waze Map Editor to provide GIS and traffic management training to New Brunswick residents. These 3 and 6 week training courses provide opportunities to New Brunswick residents without college education to experience bite-sized, manageable, educational programming that fits into their available time yet provides meaningful increase in earning potential.