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Being able to apply mathematics effectively to everyday life, work or learning is important. Essential Skills qualifications are a crucial passport to success in almost any area of work, life or further learning and are suitable for learners of all ages, though are designed particularly for learners over the age of 16.
Number, Shape, space and measure, Handling data
None (Initial Assessment required)
Assessment at Entry Levels involves:
Internal Assessment, Assessment at Levels One and Two involves: One externally set and marked paper
Essential Skills qualifications can help learners in all jobs, as well as in learning and day-to-day life. Learners may also progress through the various Levels of the qualifications.
Students will be subject to an Initial Assessment and targeted at the appropriate Essential Skills level.
Mode of Study
Hours per Week
Number of Weeks
Subject to Timetable
Total Full Fee FREE
Total Concessionary Fee N/A
Fees Payable Each Year
**Am I eligible for concessionary fees?
Essential Skills Literacy
Essential Skills ICT
Essential Skills Numeracy