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Essential Skills 

Vale Learning Centre

First Floor, Barry Library, King Square, Barry, CF63 4RW


Looking to improve your skills?  Need qualifications for work?  Situated in Barry Library we offer courses in Essential Skills (English and maths) for adults, at a range of levels.


Can I achieve qualifications?

Our classes are an excellent way to improve your skills and gain valuable qualifications.  We offer City and Guilds Essential Skills qualifications from entry level 1 to level 2 in English and maths.


You can also achieve Agored Cymru qualifications while you are learning.


When can I start?

You can start at any time.  Contact the centre first so we can give you more information about our classes and discuss which course would be best for you.



Courses are FREE

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