Vocational Education and Training in Schools

FSK20113 Certificate II in Skills for Work and Vocational Pathways

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This qualification is designed for individuals who require further foundation skills development to prepare for workforce entry or vocational training pathways.

It is suitable for individuals who require:

  • a pathway to employment or vocational training
  • reading, writing, numeracy, oral communication and learning skills at Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF) Level 3
  • entry level digital literacy and employability skills
  • a vocational training and employment plan.

Pathways from this qualification include studying any of the following qualifications:

  • Certificate II in Business
  • Certificate II in Community Services
  • Certificate II in Sport & Recreation


This qualification is made up of 14 units, 8 core and 6 electives.


FSKDIG03 Use digital technology for routine workplace tasks (15)

FSKLRG09 Use strategies to respond to routine workplace problems (15)

FSKWTG09 Write routine workplace texts (15)

FSKLRG11 Use routine strategies for work related learning (10)

FSKOCM07 Interact effectively with others at work (10)

FSKNUM14 Calculate with whole numbers and familiar fractions, decimals and percentages for work (15)

FSKNUM15 Estimate, measure and calculate routine metric measurements for work (10)

FSKRDG10 Read and respond to routine workplace information (15)

6 Elective units. YMCA recommends selecting your elective units from the list of units below:

FSKRDG01 Recognise highly familiar workplace signs and symbols (10)

FSKWTG01 Write personal details on basic workplace forms (10)

BSBITU201  Produce simple word processed documents (40)

BSBWOR202 Organise and complete daily work activities (15)

BSBCMM201 Communicate in the workplace (30)

BSBIND201 Work effectively in a business environment (20)

BSBWHS201 Contribute to health and safety of self and others (15)

BSBWOR203 Work effectively with others (20)

BSBITU101 Operate a personal computer (20)

HLTAID003 Provide first aid (20)

We also have a wide range of other vocational units from other training packages including; Sport & Recreation, Community Services, Business and IT.

The Units’ Nominal Hours are listed at the end of the unit name in brackets.