Functional Skills: English

Category: Functional skills
Qualification: Level 1-Level 2
Day and time: Mondays 1pm-3pm | Tuesdays 1-3pm
Location: Online

Functional Skills Maths and English are fundamental skills that people need for their working and personal lives.

English Functional Skills will develop your understanding of spelling, punctuation and grammar and your ability to write clearly and effectively. The course will also build your confidence to read more widely. While on the course, you will practice essential skills such as communication, team working, presentation and problem-solving.

Our Functional Skills course enables you to work at the level that best suits you, from Entry levels 1-3 to Levels 1 and 2, and take an exam when you are confident to do so. Courses will be delivered online, although some face-to-face teaching can also be arranged to meet individual needs including some 1-1 tailored sessions if needed.

By the end of this course you should be able to… read with accuracy, write straightforward texts and communicate effectively in familiar situations and in the workplace. You will also have developed transferable skills through working with others.

What can I study next? Level 2 Maths and English are a requirement for many jobs and going on to study at a higher level.