Work-Based Learning

Work-based learning (WBL) is an educational strategy that provides students with real-life work experiences where they can apply academic and technical skills and develop their employability.


Earn while you learn through formal programs that combine work-based learning with related classroom instruction.
Career and Technical Education (CTE)
Build skills through hands-on learning.
Types of Skills
Consider the different types of skills needed for career success.
USBE Work-Based Learning Manual
Get an overview of activities designed to support Utah students in developing career awareness and workplace skills.



Jobs for the Future Administrator Resources
Access videos and support materials on setting up a work-based learning program.
Jobs for the Future Teacher Resources
Find materials including videos to help introduce work-based learning to students grades 9-12.