Get this course fully funded
We have an Adult Education Budget that is allocated to us by the Government. This gives us the ability to fully fund our maths and English courses however there are certain criteria that need to be met, to see if you are eligible for funding please click here to complete our application form.
We offer maths and English courses starting from Entry Level 1 right to Level 2. Our programmes are designed around the most current OFQUAL guidelines and in line with our Awarding Organisations curriculum.
Functional Skills helps you to learn maths and English in practical ways with questions using real-life examples and situations. The most popular reason for choosing this course is if you need a maths and or English GCSE to apply for a specific job, promotion, university access, enrolling on to an apprenticeship, improving own skills and confidence or helping children with homework. You may need to work through the different levels to get to the desired level 2.
Maths will cover:
• Whole numbers
• Fractions, decimals and percentages
• Shape and space
• Problem solving
English will cover:
• Listening, understanding and making contribution to discussion
• Presentation skills
• Read, understand and analyse documents
• Writing skills
Our programmes generally have a blended approach with a mixture of face to face sessions and remote delivery.
There are formal assessments for all our English courses, and they comprise of 3 elements they are, a speaking and listening, reading and a written assessment. For all our maths courses there is an exam.