This first OECD Skills Outlook presents the initial results of the Survey of Adult Skills (PIAAC), which evaluates the skills of adults in 24 countries. It provides insights into the availability of some of the key skills and how they are used at work and at home. A major component is the direct assessment of key information-processing skills: literacy, numeracy and problem solving in the context of technology-rich environments.
Certificates in Adult Literacy and Numeracy: Boost your confidence in reading, writing or numeracy - gain the skills and confidence you need to improve your career prospects with a Certificate in Adult Literacy and Numeracy.
The National Institute of Adult Continuing Education (NIACE): the leading non-governmental organisation for adult learning in England and Wales.
Information Portal of the National Adult Literacy Agency in Ireland (NALA): information and publications on workplace literacy
BBC Skillswise enables adults to improve reading, writing and number skills. Level one and entry level three literacy and numeracy resources - worksheets, etc.
Portal for teaching and learning adults of the Austrian Ministry for Education: offers, information and links for all areas of adult education.
Austrian Institute for Research on Vocational Training: öibf's mission is to carry out high-quality research and development in order to support and promote activities and policies concerning vocational education and training (VET): projects, publications