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Foundation Skills in Reading, Writing and Maths - Literacy and Numeracy

Literacy and Numeracy courses offer students a chance to expand on their reading, writing and maths skills and gain the confidence to apply them professionally.

Courses in this sector are formulated to equip you with the practical skills and background knowledge you need to accomplish basic maths, written and oral communicative tasks within any organisation.

Popular courses in Literacy and Numeracy

Basic English Language Skills

Course code: 10078NAT

Do you want to learn english? Nationally recognised ESL course for non-English speakers who want to start learning how to speak English. You will learn how to listen, speak, read and write in English.

Statement of Attainment in Foundation Skills Support

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Would you like to improve you basic education skills? The Statement of Attainment in Foundation Skills Support has been designed to give you an understanding of the higher education learning environment and the foundation skills you'll need to transition from Vocational Education and Training (VET) to Higher Education.

Certificate I in Access to Vocational Pathways

Course code: FSK10113

This qualification is designed for individuals who require significant foundation skills support to access a vocational learning pathway.

Certificate II in Skills for Work and Training

Course code: 10089NAT

Do you need assistance with access to work and training? TAFE NSW's Certificate II in Access to Work and Training course can help you get the skills that you need for the job or course you want.

Certificate IV in English for Academic Purposes

Course code: 10226NAT

Do you need to improve your English language skills to study at TAFE or University? The Certificate IV in English for Academic Purposes is a Nationally Recognised course to help improve your english language and better your experience at english speaking academic institutions.

A literacy and numeracy course can lead to a number of job opportunities, as higher levels of education in reading, writing and mathematical skills will increase your chances for study as well as in the job market. Qualifications in literacy and numeracy will lead to better everyday communication in your community as well as preparing students for further education, employment or citizenship.

Whether you're just starting out improving your literacy and numeracy skills, want to gain more qualifications, add to your previous experience, or simply broaden your horizons, TAFE NSW offers a wide variety of courses at a number of levels to suit you. TAFE courses in the area include Skills for Work and Vocational Pathways, Adult Language, Literacy and Numeracy Practice, Foundation Skills Support, Skills for Work and Training, Foundation English Language Skills and Vocational and Community Engagement.