Essential skills

Maths and English course

Morning, afternoon or evening classes available across the Caerphilly County Borough.

Pre GCSE Maths and English courses

These are FREE courses to prepare you to sit the GCSE exam.

Digital Skills

This course will teach you the essential skills to begin computing and to carry out day to day tasks with confidence.

English For Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)

If English is not your main language, you can do a course to help improve  your English.

What does an ESOL course cover?

  • Speaking and listening
  • Reading and writing
  • Vocabulary
  • Punctuation and grammar

Dewis Wales web page is available in a language of your choice.


Caerphilly Essential Skills Service

Oxford House, Grove Road, Risca NP11 6GN

Phone: 01495 233293
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