Multiply your opportunities with our free numeracy courses

Multiply is a new free government-funded programme to help adults improve their numeracy skills. Building your confidence in maths may unlock new job opportunities and can support you in everyday life, such as helping the kids with their homework.

If you’re aged 19 and over, don’t have maths GCSE at grade C (or equivalent) and you’re on Universal Credit, you can access free* numeracy courses through Multiply to build your confidence with numbers and gain a qualification.

You’ll get:

  • A flexible programme
  • The chance to learn at your own pace with online and face to face tutorials
  • Dedicated support to help you plan for your future

*Eligibility and availability criteria applies

After successfully completing this course you can progress onto a Maths Functional Skills (entry 1 to Level 2) course to further develop your maths skills. Functional Skills are alternative qualifications to GCSEs and are nationally recognised qualifications. Find out more about Functional Skills courses.

What our students say:

“I am at an entry level 3 of maths, before that I had a total blockage in maths. Having a breakdown of the sum really helps me to understand. The delivery of the content is great and easy to understand.” 

“It has refreshed my memories of maths lessons and I have learnt many new maths terms” 

“The simple structure of the tasks was a great help during the learning process”  

“A refresh of my Maths and English skills has been useful!”  

The course has had a really big impact on me, it has made me way more confident when it come to maths, and has helped me a lot”

The course was great and also the employment related maths training on Century was fab!”

The course has had a really good impact on my life as I now have a job working at the college!”

Note: Once you apply, you’ll be invited to a Multiply information session which will take place every Thursday 10:30am – 11:30am at our Paget Road campus!