Literacy, numeracy and independent living skills

If you’d like to develop your literacy, numeracy or independent living skills, we offer training and qualifications that could help you.


On these courses you will develop essential skills for work and life. You can take courses and get qualifications in:

  • numeracy, or number work
  • literacy, or reading and writing
  • speaking and listening skills to help you communicate easily
  • skills to live independently, such as managing your money, doing jobs around the house or travelling by yourself.

You can choose to take relevant qualifications including the NOCN award.

More information, costs and booking

Many of our training and work support services are subsidised if you qualify for funding, which we can advise you on.

To find out more please call 0800 952 5000, email info@papworthtrust.org.uk, or use our service finder on the left to see what we offer in your area.