English and maths qualifications are the fundamental building blocks to achieving your goal. Whether that involves further education, going to university or training to improve your employability.
This course is unsuitable for learners who already hold a GCSE grade C / grade 4 or above.
To study just English please see the Functional Skills English course here
To study both English and Maths please see the Functional Skills Maths and English course here
You will be required to attend one of our adult diagnostic assessment events. Provided you have gained a Level 1 or 2 initial assessments and successfully complete the functional skills diagnostic at the appropriate level then you will be offered a place on the course. If you are unsuccessful you will be offered an alternative course.
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This course takes place over the course of one year.
Free for UK adults if you don’t already have a grade 4/C in GCSE or Level 2 equivalent in English & Maths