Soft Skills Training

Soft skill training teaches the person to be successful in obtaining and maintaining a job.  Soft skills could be:

  • Creating a resume,
  • Applying to a job based on the announcement,
  • Being appropriately dressed for the interview,
  • Getting to the interview on time,
  • Introducing oneself,
  • Self-Advocacy, and
  • Getting along with peers and co-workers.


Hard skill training teaches the person a specific trade or skill.  Hard Skills could be:

  • Participating an an apprenticeship,
  • Participating in an internship to learn a specific skill,
  • Learning a skill through a two or four year college,
  • Starting a business, or
  • Joining the armed forces.