Multiply: Maths Skills for Life

Boost your numeracy skills with Multiply. Find out more about our range of free numeracy courses where you can gain a qualification, and build your confidence in using numeracy at work or in everyday life.


Multiply is a new FREE fully-funded programme to help adults across the UK to improve their numeracy skills.

Whether you’re looking to boost your numeracy skills to progress at work or to help with daily tasks, Multiply could be the next step in unlocking your potential.

  • unlock new job opportunities or progress in work
  • earn higher wages
  • manage your money better
  • support your child with their home learning
  • take the next step to higher levels of training for example, an apprenticeship or level 3 qualification (equivalent to A levels)
  • Available to

    Adults aged 19+ who do not already have a GCSE at grade C (or equivalent) in maths

  • Cost


  • Course type

    Classroom-based, Online, Short courses

  • How to apply

    Multiply courses will be launching this September.

    Register your interest by signing up to join our waiting list.

    We will be in contact you with more information as soon as we are ready to launch.

    In the meantime, you can explore ways to improve your skills, or take our short quiz below which can help you understand where you might want to brush up on your numbers.

Managing your money

With the rise of inflation and cost-of-living crisis, managing your money effectively is extremely important.  Improving your numeracy skills will allow you to identify the best deals, manage your income and avoid debt.

  • learn how to compare energy tariffs
  • gain skills to improve budgeting, planning and managing your income
  • discover how you can find the best mobile phone deals and WiFi contracts


Upskilling for promotion

Are your numeracy skills holding you back from a promotion or a career change?  These courses are designed to help you progress in your career by providing you with the ability and qualifications you need.

  • learn online and in your own time to accommodate existing commitments
  • personalised courses which identify specific knowledge gaps
  • option to work in partnership with your employer, so that you learn relevant skills for your job


Supporting your child with home learning

Maths has moved on since we were in the classroom, with school students learning a range of new methods and strategies.  These courses are designed to empower and educate parents with the current maths their children are learning in lessons, making it easier for them to support with homework.

  • learn the current methods and strategies for each year group
  • gain confidence to support your child with maths homework right through to GCSE level
  • have option to progress onto one of our adult courses