Metrix Learning is an Internet-based, on line learning program available to job seekers through the Rensselaer County One-Stop Employment Center.  Over 6,000 learning objectives are available with 4,500 courses and 1,000 skill assessment.

Why you should take on line courses or complete assessments:

  • To be sure you have the skills in your chosen field and demonstrate it to employers on a job interview;
  • To identify a new career goal and develop skills to meet that goal;
  • To train in one of our demand occupations;
  • To help market yourself in a job search and stand out in the crowd.

What classes should you take?

If you want to be sure you have the recommended skills in your current occupational area, you will chose your current position, evaluate your skills as they relate to that position, Metrix will then recommend courses to complete;

Select a new occupation, evaluate your skills and begin to take courses to build qualifications in your new chosen career field.

Where you take the E-Learning classes

As long as you have an internet connection, the Metrix system is available 24/7.  Computers are also available for E-Learning at the One-Stop Center during our regular hours.

How you can demonstrate your progress:

Reports are available that will help you keep tract of your courses and progress.  Certificates are available to print out upon successful completion of coursework.

How To Get Started:

Stop in, or contact any of the Rensselaer One-Stop Counselors to sign up for the introductory Metrix Learning Session.