Course overview

Here at the WEA we believe in bringing education within reach of everyone Our maths course is designed to give everyone the opportunity to learn and develop the essential numeracy skills they need to succeed at any age. We want to help people to improve their ability to understand and use maths in daily life. This Maths for work course is an opportunity to learn new skills to support you no matter what role you play in work. You will be able to understand how to use new maths skills to support with your children's homework, along with managing finances and supporting you in your career progression.

Course description

Numeracy skills matter. Improving your numeracy skills help you get to progress within your role, improve your wellbeing and help you manage your finances. This course can help you build your confidence in Maths and help you overcome any Math's anxiety. This course focuses on practical Maths, looking at the numbers behind things that you do every day. It won’t be like school, it’s about learning the sums behind the activities you do all the time. It will help you make better choices, from healthy eating to getting a good deal to moving closer to your career goals. Learn in a supportive environment, with a friendly numeracy tutor who are skilled in bringing out your potential.

Understand how numeracy is applied to different real-life scenarios

Demonstrate numerical calculations

Demonstrate an understanding of mathematical vocabulary

Apply maths skills and knowledge to solve real-life problems

This course may lead to further training such as functional skills Maths level 1 and 2 courses.

What financial support is available?

We don't want anything to stand in your way when it comes to bringing Adult learning within reach so if you need anything to support you to achieve your goals then speak to one of our education experts during your enrolment journey. Most of our courses are government funded but if you don't qualify or need.

What other support is available?

All of our digital content, teaching and learning activities and assessments are designed to be accessible so if you need any additional support you can discuss this with the education experts during your enrolment journey and we will do all we can to make sure you have optimal access.

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