Basic Mathematics


About This Class

This course is designed to improve the math skills of the participant, develop and deliver a prescriptive plan for the participant to progress as far as his or her ability will permit towards the basic and practical math and measurement requirements of the workplace to include basic addition, subtraction, multiplication and division of whole numbers, fractions, decimals and measurements. 




Upon completion of the training, participants will be able to:

  • Use math to solve workplace problems
  • Improve their ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide whole numbers
  • Improve their ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide decimals and fractions
  • Understand the need for accuracy in counting and completing work related documents



  • Pre and post assessment for all classes and students taking part in this program. 
  • Assessment scores from the TABE, Best Literacy, Customer Service Inventory and the NJCCC PC Skills assessment instruments will be compiled. 
  • Understand, read and write English language
  • Have basic computer knowledge 
  • Basic knowledge of video conference platforms
  • Internet connection
  • Laptop, Personal Computer, notebook


Contact Information

School of Continuing Education and Workforce Development
161 Newkirk Street, Suite E504
Jersey City, NJ 07306
(201) 360-5327