Functional Skills Level 1
The purpose of the Functional Skills English Level 1 qualification is to prepare the learner for work, study and life. Learners who achieve this qualification will demonstrate the ability to read, write, speak, listen and communicate in English.
Functional Skills Level 2
Functional skills level 2 is a GCSE equivalent that University courses and employers accept as a grade C or level 4. All learners looking to gain access to a further education course must have a level 2 maths and English qualification that is recognised through its formal regulation.