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.

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.