• What are Functional Skills?

    Functional Skills are skills based qualifications in English, Maths and ICT . They include practical knowledge to enable you to apply these skills in your job and everyday life.

  • What are Functional Skills equivalent to?

    Level 2 functional skills are equivalent to GCSE’s and with certificates can be accepted by education providers for apprenticeships.

  • How to undertake?

    Functional skills are free to undertake and can be undertaken at local colleges or through your own organisation.

For more information please see below Functional Skills menu. 

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