What are Core Skills?

Apprenticeship Courses in Scotland & the Scottish Borders

Core Skills are skills and abilities that everyone needs in their work. This is true for every job in every workplace.
 
The Core Skills are:
Communication 
Numeracy 
Information and Communication Technology 
Problem Solving 
Working with Others
 
Employers look for Core Skills when they are appointing new staff. They also expect their existing staff to have these skills. Core Skills are important because they help you work effectively in your present job and also prepare you for jobs that you will do in future. Developing your Core Skills helps you deal with today’s rapidly changing world and improve your career prospects 
 
SDConsultancy is approved to deliver the 5 Core skills ( Communication, Numeracy, Information and Communication Technology, Problem Solving and Working with Others)  from level 3 - Level 6