Increase Your Adult Learner’s Employability with the IBM SkillsBuild Credentialing Platform, in partnership with COABE

IBM SkillsBuild is a free digital platform that connects adult learners with a curated path of job-focused learning. The platform has more than 11,000 badges and credentials, personal assessment testing, resume building, and courses that have been configured and field tested by COABE and IBM to help your learners develop technology and professional skills to increase their employability. Jump start this opportunity in your local program! You will gain hands-on experience and a working knowledge of the platform when you watch the short webinar video here.

Sign Up for an Account
  • IBM ID (If you don’t have one, you can get one HERE.) An ID will be needed to complete the next step.
  • Once you have your IBM ID, register for a COABE SkillsBuild account below:
Access the Platform
  • You must register for an account first above.
  • You will receive a confirmation within 48 hours to the email you registered your account with. 
  • Once you have an account, click here to access the platform

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