Skills for Work and Life

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

  • 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.

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Funding information

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

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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 >