Skills for Work and Life

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There are fundamental skills we all need to be successful at work and in life. These include English/literacy, maths/numeracy, ICT and digital skills, as well as in employability and personal/social development.

You can see the qualifications that help draw out these skills below or read more about our full maths and English offer.

  • Available in UK
  • Available internationally
  • Apprenticeships

English, Mathematics and ICT Skills

13 qualifications

Employability, Personal and Social Development

0 Apprenticeships

English, Mathematics and ICT Skills

0 Apprenticeships

Changes to essential skills

Find out more about the recent changes to Essential Skills qualifications in Wales and explore our new Essential Skills offer.

Find out more >

Funding information

We have provided guidance on funding to help with your programme planning:

Funding Guidance >


We run a wide range of events across our sectors, including qualification briefings, CPD events and centre management events. Take a look at our calendar for more information. 

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International Courses

See our new suite of internationally recognised qualifications for Maths and English >