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Prepare for further study, improve your employment opportunities and refresh your existing skills with CIT's range of certificates in general education for adults or skills for work and vocational pathways.

What are foundation skills?

Foundation skills are the essential skills that people need to be able to participate in the community, education or training and the workplace. They include a combination of language, literacy, numeracy and digital literacy (LLND) as well as employability skills.

Who should consider studying foundation skills?

  • people exploring training options
  • people returning to work or study after an extended absence
  • people who want to build their confidence to improve job opportunities
  • special interest groups
  • people with a mild to moderate intellectual disability or learning difficulty
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students

Course List

Description Delivery AA/ ASbA
Certificate II General Education for Adults
22473VIC
FT PT
Certificate II Skills for Work and Vocational Pathways
FSK20119
FT PT
Certificate I General Education for Adults (Introductory)
22476VIC
FT
Non-Accredited Training Practical Skills for Work and Learning
PT ON
Non-Accredited Training Literacy, Numeracy and ICT Skills for Study
PT

AA | ASbA - these courses are available as apprenticeships, traineeships or Australian School-based Apprenticeships (ASbAs). See above for availability, or contact CIT Student Services on (02) 6207 3188 or infoline@cit.edu.au.

Delivery - FT = Full-time, PT = Part-time, ON = Online, FL = Flexible.