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Competency Model Clearinghouse

presents "competency models" -- collections of competencies that together define successful performance in particular work settings -- for more than a dozen industries. Industries include advanced manufacturing, aerospace, bioscience, construction, energy, entrepreneurship, financial services, hospitality and hotels, information technology, retail, transportation, and more. (Department of Labor)

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Interesting Fact:

Everyone uses competencies everyday. They are simply the knowledge, skills and abilities needed to successfully perform at work, in school and in everyday life. A competency model is useful to organize the competencies needed to perform in a particular work setting such as a job, an occupation, or an industry.
The nine tiers of the model are divided into blocks representing the skills, knowledge and abilities essential for successful performance in the industry.

Competency building blocks

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