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Functional Skills

Functional Skills are an alternative to GCSEs. Most jobs require you to have basic levels of Maths & English and these qualifications allow you to gain qualifications in Maths and English at a level that suits your ability.

Course Summary

Level: E1 – L2 Duration: Up to 6 months
Start Date: Anytime Type: Face-to-face
Location: Launceston
Price: £0 Age Range: 19+
Funding: N/A Awarding Organisation: NCFE

 

Who is this course for?

Functional Skills are an alternative to GCSEs. Most jobs require you to have basic levels of Maths & English and these qualifications allow you to gain qualifications in Maths and English at a level that suits your ability.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal qualifications required to undertake this course. To secure your place please return the completed registration form available by contacting us. After which, we will arrange an initial advice and guidance session before completing an initial assessment to find out which level qualification will be most suitable for you.

Why should I do this qualification?

If you lack confidence in your Maths or English skills, these qualifications will help you develop the confidence and motivation to use Maths and English in the real world, allowing you to progress into employment or further training.

What will I learn?

In English, you will develop your reading, writing and speaking skills. In Maths you will cover a range of skills including using numbers and the number system including addition, subtraction and multiplication, using common measures, shape and space.

How will I be assessed?

This is an externally assessed exam. Maths is just one exam. In English, you will sit papers in reading, writing and speaking and listening.

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