Foundation Skills Workshop 3 – Youth Connections


This workshop helps you improve your literacy skills needed to help you enter the workforce. The course will cover areas such as, literacy and numeracy skills as well as employability skills. These skills are fundamental to participation in the workforce, the community and in adult education and training.


Youth Connections Kariong- 1 Kangoo Road, Kariong NSW 2250

Course Dates

Commences 22nd of July and runs every consecutive Wednesday from 9am until 3pm, concluding on the 29th of September 2020.

Who Is This Course For

This course is for students looking to build their literacy skills for work.

Delivery Mode

Face-to-face delivery

Learning Outcomes

  • Basic Maths Skills
  • Working professionally as part of team environment

Funding Eligibility

This course is being offered under the Adult and Community Education Community Services Obligation (ACE) Program. This funding has been designed to support people who experience barriers to training and employment. To determine your eligibility for the ACE Program Click here

A disadvantaged student who is one of the following:

  • An aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander; or
    Disabled or have a dependent child, spouse or partner who is disabled; or
  • A Commonwealth Government Welfare Recipient or have a dependent child, spouse or partner who is a Commonwealth Government Welfare Recipient; or
  • Experiencing significant hardship as verified by a government agency, medical professional or support agency

Experiencing one of the following barriers to participation in training:

  • Very low literacy, language and/or numeracy skills
  • Limited employability skills
  • Persistent and ongoing personal issues impacting on their education
  • Significant educational disadvantage, which impacts their ability to succeed in training

At the time of enrolment you will be asked to provide ID, Medicare number, USI, proof of Benefit and CRN (where applicable). Please note that you can be asked to provide evidence to support your eligibility at any time.

Entry Requirements

Students must have successfully completed year 10 (or equivalent), turned 16 or have relevant experience and/or qualifications that indicate likely success in completing the course.

Units of Competency

FSKNUM03 Use whole numbers and money up to one thousand for work
FSKNUM04 Locate, compare and use highly familiar measurements for work
FSKOCM03 Participate in simple spoken interactions at work
FSKRDG10 Read and respond to routine workplace information
FSKWTG09 Write routine workplace texts
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