091 567 660 gabes.info@gretb.ie

Galway Adult Basic Education

Skills for Work

Basic Education for Working and Living

Skills for Work works with the VEC network nationally to deliver training courses for part time/ full time employees.

We offer skills for work classes here in Mayoralty House in Galway and all programmes are designed and delivered in a flexible and adaptable way to meet the needs of the employer and the employee.

The following are some of the courses on offer:

Communicatons through Computers
Learn about:
  • Using a computer
  • Word Processing
  • Keyboard Skills
  • Letter writing and form filling
  • Using the Internet and email
Communication Skills
Learn more about:
  • Listening skills
  • Working as a team
  • Memory skills
  • Being assertive
  • Reading, spelling and writing
Brush up on:
  • Using mathematical signs
  • Using charts, tables & graphs
  • Mutlitplying & dividing
  • Percentages & fractions
  • Measurements & estimates

Personal & Interpersonal Skills
Learn more about:
  • Your personal profile
  • Active listening
  • Assertive communication
  • Negotiation skills
  • Roles and responsibilities


For further details about the programme, click on the link below:


For further information

For further information about Skills for Work courses in Galway, contact Geraldine O'Haire,
Skills for Work West
087 6251494

or call us here on 091 567660

Basic literacy and numeracy classes for adults Free of charge and confidential

© Galway Adult Basic Education Service
Seville House, 2nd Floor, New Dock St, Galway
091 567660