Full program description

Enhancing your Numeracy skills (Advanced) (ES WSQ - Workplace Numeracy (Advanced))

What's In It For Me

  • Able to represent information about mathematical ideas using objects and pictures, numbers etc
  • The use of basic fundamental mathematical skills to identify, locate, act upon, interpret or communicate a problem
  • To provide information about mathematical ideas including quantity and number etc

Course Duration

30 Hours (Excludes Assessment)

Course Outline

  1. Ratio and proportion in contextual situation
  2. Solving problems of quadratic equations, linear equations, life-skill formulas and technical formulas
  3. Exponents and numbers
  4. Representation of words, symbols, tables, graphs, Cartesian coordinate system, equation of  a line and linear and quadratic functions
  5. Geometry involving properties of polygons, elements of a circle, similarity and congruence of figures, lines and angles, compass directions for spatial orientation, transformation of shapes
  6. Measurement of speed, time and distance, velocity, rates, temperature, weight, capacity, area and circumference of a circle
  7. Graphs or visual representations, mean and range, median and mode, statistical information and application
  8. Probability of chance events, compound events, outcomes of combinations of events

Mode of Assessment

  • All trainees for Workplace Literacy (WPL) are required to sit for a Pre WPLN Assessment to evaluate their language proficiency levels before they are recommended to the different levels for class.
  • The Pre WPLN Assessment is computer-based and consist of four components - Reading, Listening, Speaking and Writing.
  • After the completion of the training, all trainees are required to sit for a Post WPLN Assessment to assess their improvements.

Certification Obtained and Conferred by

Statement of Attainment (SOA) from SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) for Workplace Literacy

  • Mapped to ES WSQ - Workplace Numeracy (Advanced)

Course Objectives

The course will enable adult learners to

  • use basic and fundamental mathematical skills to identify, locate, act upon, interpret or communicate a problem
  • provide information about mathematical ideas including quantity and number; dimension and shape, pattern and relationship and change;
  • represent information about mathematical ideas using objects and pictures, numbers and symbols, diagrams, graphs and tables and text.

Pre-requisites

Trainee must have WPLN Assessment results to determine their workplace literacy & numeracy level

Medium of Instruction & Trainer

Teacher:Student Ratio is 1:24.

Funding Information

Frequency Skillsconnect Reference Number Course Name
1st Time CRS-Q-0020804-ES Workplace Numeracy - Advanced [a]
2nd Time  CRS-Q-0021408-ES Workplace Numeracy - Advanced [b]
3rd Time  CRS-Q-0021528-ES Workplace Numeracy - Advanced [c]

Skills Development Fund (SDF) and SkillsFuture Funding:

  • • Participants must attend at least 75% of the course and to complete Post-Training Assessment.
  • Workforce Training Support (WTS) funding only applies to trainee who is 35 years old and above with a monthly income of $2,000 and below.

For Company Registration:

  • Customers who are applying funding for trainee(s), please submit Training Grant applications in SkillsConnect website before registration.
  • Training Grant number is to be submitted together with the registrations.
  • Online applications are not applicable for companies applying funding with Absentee Payroll.
  • Payment for the course must be using company cheque or via GIRO.
  • For more information on SDF Training Grant application, please click HERE

Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP):

  • NTUC members enjoy UTAP* benefit of up to $250 each year when you sign up for courses with NTUC LearningHub.

    * UTAP supports 50% of the course fees paid cap at $250 per year. You must be a union member throughout the course duration and at the time of claim. You must achieve a minimum of 75% attendance for each application and have sat for all prescribed examinations. Other terms and conditions apply. 

Price

Individual Pricing Total Fee for Course & Post Assessment (Incl. GST)
Course Fee S$470.80
SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs old S$112.28
SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old S$72.28
WTS Funding (95%) S$52.28
Corporate Pricing Total Fee for Course & Post Assessment (Incl. GST)
Non-SME
Course Fee S$470.80
SkillsFuture Funding S$112.28
SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old S$72.28
WTS Funding (95%) S$52.28
SME
Course Fee S$470.80
Enhanced Training Support for SMEs Companies (90%) S$72.28
WTS Funding (95%) S$52.28

Prices does not include Pre- assessment fees (if applicable) and other LHUB miscellaneous fees. All prices are inclusive of GST. 

Price rounded to the nearest cent and are subject to changes.

Note: SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs old : Applicable to Singapore Citizen/PR 
 SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old : Applicable to Singapore Citizen ONLY

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