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Mathematics and English Skills (3850)

The certificates in Mathematics/English skills provide learners with a flexible and relevant route to certification, and the opportunity to secure the skills needed for their next steps in life, work and study.

Available at 3 stages (stage 1 to stage 3).

Currently these qualifications are offered in the Caribbean. If you are interested in offering them in your region, please contact your local office.

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English for Business Communications (EBC) (8959)

City & Guilds English for Business Communications is a realistic and innovative exam based on a simulation approach. The candidate is placed in the role of a business person who finds a set of authentic-looking communications - letters, faxes, emails - in their in-tray when they come into the office in the morning. They have to write suitable replies, and other documents such as brief reports, following instructions from their manager or supervisor. 

Suited for non-native speakers of English who use English in the workplace and are looking for formal recognition of their ability.

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Employability Skills (5546)

Employability Skills qualifications are designed to support an individual successfully gaining a job, progressing in a chosen field, preparing the individual for further study and supporting the development of techniques required for successful independent living.

These qualifications are aimed at anyone who wants to live a more independent life, progress in education and/or their employment prospects; get into a job, develop on the job or move onto the next job, as they progress along the career ladder.

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