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
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 >
We have provided guidance on funding to help with your programme planning:
Funding Guidance >
You can also download funding information on qualifications in your sector:
Qualifications Funding >
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.
Events page >
See our new suite of internationally recognised qualifications for Maths and English >