Be supported as you develop key workplace, learning and life skills. From reading and writing to communication, technology and numeracy, you will choose two units and develop the confidence to pursue further studies or work in your chosen career.
Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:
Read and write a range of simple and complex texts
Understand maths and its role in workplace activities
Use communication techniques to participate in workplace activities
Use simple strategies for workplace tasks and learning
Use digital technology, including computers
Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.
A nationally accredited Statement of Attainment
A pathway to further study with TAFE NSW
Skills to read and write classroom and work texts and information
Confidence to use oral communication to work with a team, participate in projects and give presentations
Be comfortable with using digital technology to complete tasks and participate in learning
This course requires evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol
A teacher will contact you to make sure this is the right course for you. They will also help you choose the right unit that suits you and your goals.
To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:
A strong interest in further study
A desire to pursue a career
Patience for learning new skills and using new technology
TAFE NSW is committed to meeting the learning needs of every community. Meeting these needs can mean there are additional entry requirements at different campus locations. Check your preferred location for further requirements. If you need help preparing for study, contact us to find out how we can support you.
Our graduates go onto roles like: pursuing further studies in your area of interest studying a full qualification that may lead to employment.
Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:
Begin here to gain experience and confidence in this study area.
The Statement of Attainment in Foundation Skills Support does not have any pre-requisite courses.
Advance your skills to take your career to the next level
Strengthen your expertise and gain specialist skills to expand your employability.
The Statement of Attainment in Foundation Skills Support does not have any related courses.
At TAFE NSW, we recognise your previous study and work experience. You can apply for recognition of prior learning or a credit transfer with any of our courses. If you're successful you'll get your qualification faster.
Core units are central to the job outcomes of a particular industry or occupation. These are the units industry has agreed are essential to be capable and qualified at a particular study level.
TAFE NSW provides support services across all campus locations and online. Whatever your needs or circumstances, we have the people, resources, counselling and facilities to support you in focusing on your studies.
TAFE NSW Disability Support Service
TAFE NSW Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) support
TAFE NSW Aboriginal Support; Learner support (ABE)
TAFE NSW Careers, Counselling and Pathways Service
TAFE NSW Libraries
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Smarthinking - online access to a tutor
LinkedIn Learning – an online resource which offers innovative courses and tutorials to improve your personal and professional skills
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