Essential skills courses are designed to be relevant and interesting, and aim to reward and motivate learners to improve their personal and career ambitions. They are nationally accredited adult qualifications and are available at all main College locations in the following areas – Literacy, Numeracy, Communication & ICT – from entry Level to Level 2. If you speak another language and want to learn English, you can get all the support you need through our ESOL courses (English for Speakers of Other Languages). We help you acquire the skills you need to progress to a suitable college course or to apply for jobs. Our options will also improve your communication skills, build your confidence and help you integrate into life in Northern Ireland.