Essential Skills Primer: CLB Stage 1
This tool was designed to be used for CLB levels that fall below those corresponding to the ES levels in the Comparative Framework.
The Essential Skills Primer: CLB Stage 1 has two important characteristics: a focus on lower CLB levels and an emphasis on workplace-related tasks.
It consists of a diagnostic tool and a set of skills tables.
For more information, see Essential Skills Primer: CLB Stage I .
Relating Canadian Language Benchmarks to Essential Skills: A Comparative Framework
This document, often referred to as the "Comparative Framework", contains a complete list of global descriptors and tasks for corresponding CLB and ES levels and skills.
For more information, see CLB/ES Comparative Framework.