In accordance with the joint work plan of the Central Asian Innovation University and the NCPC of JSC “Orleu”, on January 18, 2023, a training seminar on the topic was held at the university: “The role of the 4K model in the formation of Soft Skills (flexible skills) of primary school students” for the development of professional competencies of teachers. The training seminar was attended by scientists of the Central Asian Innovation University, Vice-Rector of the University N.J.Duissenov, Deputy head of the Department of “Monitoring, QMS and Accreditation”, associate Professor G. B. Kylyshbaeva, senior lecturer of the Institute of Professional Development of JSC NCPC “Orleu” in Turkestan region and Shymkent Zhorabekova Gulnur Abdukadyrovna. Topical issues of today were discussed at the seminar. The purpose of the seminar: The development of professional competencies of teachers to create conditions aimed at the development of soft skills in the context of the implementation of the 4K model in primary school. Expected result from the seminar: * professional competence of a teacher is a set of professional and personal qualities necessary for successful pedagogical activity. * the development of professional competencies is the development of creative individuality, the formation of a propensity for pedagogical innovations, the ability to adapt to a changing pedagogical environment * improvement of professional skills of teachers in designing lessons aimed at the development of soft skills. * set tasks that correspond to the abilities and character of students, teach how to achieve them; * develop students’ leadership skills, inspire and lead children. At the beginning of the seminar, the deputy head of the Department of Monitoring, QMS and Accreditation of the Central Asian Innovation University LLP, Associate Professor Kylyshbaeva G. B. made a welcoming speech. In her report, she introduced the topic of the event: “Education – the use of innovative technologies” in connection with the ten–year plan from 9.01 to 20.01.2023. The goals and objectives of the training seminar were explained by Gulnur Abdukadyrovna Zhorabekova, senior lecturer at the Institute of Professional Development of JSC NCPC “Orleu” in the Turkestan region and the city of Shymkent. During the training, it was noted that the development of professional competencies of teachers to create conditions aimed at the development of soft skills in the context of the implementation of the 4K model in primary school, as well as the formulation of tasks corresponding to the abilities and character of students, and the use of effective teaching methods to achieve them. During the training seminar, twisting exercises, reflections, group assignments, discussions, tasks for developing information skills were discussed, subject methods and techniques used in the lesson were carried out. The effective system used in working with students is discussed. In the final part, an analysis of the “Critical thinking of each action” of the participants was carried out. How important is the implementation of the 4K model in elementary school for the development of loyal skills? What approach can be used for this? It was these issues that were discussed by the participants of the seminar, as well as they expressed their opinions in the debate.