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Functional Skills English

We offer English functional skills courses for adults to develop practical skills that you need to live, study and work. You will learn to use English and maths in real-life situations through reading, writing, speaking and listening tasks and maths that can use every day.

The courses run at Level 1 or Level 2 to support you to move on to GCSE English.

You are welcome to come in to one of our centres on Mondays between 1-3pm for advice and guidance and to take a test to determine your evel.

You will work towards the Edexcel Functional Skills qualification.

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements but before you enrol you will take a short test with one of our tutors to help us decide what is the best level for you.If you have already passed a functional skills course and want to study for the next level, please bring your certificates with you when you come in for your test.

GCSE English -Chelsea

This L2 qualification is essential for future employment and higher study in any subject. With options for day or evening, this course is designed for learners who prefer to study in an environment that is very different to previous school experiences and wish to achieve Grade C-A*. The course will improve your confidence and communication skills both verbally and in writing and will help you to become a more skilful reader. It includes a fascinating investigation into modern spoken English in the 21st Century and its impact on us and the way we write. Even though the main focus is on Language, the course does give you the opportunity to study some modern short story texts.

Please bring evidence of any qualifications you already have to the initial assessment session where you will be asked to complete an assessment test. If you have not sat any exams before for personal reasons, come to be assessed and advised. Days and Times are subject to change. GCSE English and Maths courses are free for all EU citizens who do not already have a GCSE grade A*-C

GCSE English

This L2 qualification is essential for future employment and higher study in any subject.With options for day or evening , this course is designed for learners who prefer to study in an environment that is very different to previous school experiences and wish to achieve Grade C-A*. The course will improve your confidence and communication skills both verbally and in writing and will help you to become a more skilful reader. It includes a fascinating investigation into modern spoken English in the 21st Century and its impact on us and the way we write. Even though the main focus is on Language, the course does give you the opportunity to study some modern short story texts. Please bring evidence of any qualifications you already have to the initial assessment session where you will be asked to complete an assessment test. If you have not sat any exams before for personal reasons, come to be assessed and advised.Days and Times are subject to change.GCSE English and Maths courses are free for all EU citizens who do not already have a GCSE grade A*-C