Develop your literacy and numeracy skills for work or further study

An alternative for students wanting to step out of the school system, this course is designed for people with special learning needs.

Full time students will need to attend five days a week for 20 hours for up to six months.

Part of the Foundation programs, the Certificate I in Initial Adult Literacy and Numeracy will help you develop skills to plan your learning, while assisting you in developing your literacy and numeracy.

Students will need to attend five days a week for 20 hours for up to six months.

For information on student support provided while studying at Chisholm, visit our Current Students site. Here you will also find important information on student life, student activities, careers and counselling support. A concise summary can be found in our Student Guide, including information on withdrawals, refunds and complaints.

Course code
Delivery location
Dandenong, Frankston
Not available Online
Not available for International students
Full Time, 6 months. Part Time, 12 months.
Start dates
Ongoing throughout the year

Chisholm courses are subject to minimum and maximum group numbers. Courses may be cancelled or postponed if minimum numbers are not achieved by the start date of the course. Courses may close prior to the start date if the maximum numbers are reached. In that situation, eligible applicants will be offered a place in the next available intake.