Essential Skills Includes

Why Essential Skills?

Essential Skills are things like reading, math, using computers and knowing how to find information from a form or diagram.

Some Essential Skills are taught in school, but some are not.

You need Essential Skills for the things you do at work - like operate machines, write e-mail, fill out forms, figure out how much something costs, etc.

  • Reading
  • Document Use
  • Writing
  • Numeracy (math)
  • Oral Communication
  • Thinking Skills
  • Computer SKills