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Why is English so important?

A Functional Skills qualification is designed to equip learners with the knowledge and skills that will enable them to operate confidently, effectively and independently in life, education and work. It is particularly suitable for people who do not have a GCSE Grade C or 4, and who want to gain a nationally recognised qualification.

By choosing to learn with us you can:

  • Start from the basics and move upwards
  • Build your skills and gain confidence
  • Get a Functional Skills qualification

We deliver FREE Maths, English & IT courses from Entry 1 up to Level 2. Get the support you need with our friendly, experienced, specialist tutors. No matter what your ability or starting point, we have a course to suit you.

No matter what your ability or starting point, we have a course to suit you. Please call 01642 527916 for an informal chat or book a initial assessment.

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Functional Skills English – Entry

Functional Skills English

You may be reading this to help a friend or relative who struggles with their English. You can reach out to us for help to understand what our course involves and how we can help your friend or relative.

The Entry Functional Skills English qualification is designed to assess and develop the English language skills of individuals who have a basic understanding of the language but may struggle with reading, writing, speaking, and listening tasks. This qualification is aimed at adults who require foundational English skills to improve their employability, education, and overall communication abilities.

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Functional Skills English – Higher

Functional Skills English

Functional Skills Qualification in English provides learners with a solid foundation in essential English language skills. It assesses reading, writing, speaking, and listening abilities, focusing on practical application in everyday contexts. This qualification is highly regarded and valuable, equipping learners with the skills necessary for success in education, work, and personal life.

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Creative Writing for Beginners

The Creative writing course is aimed at introducing you to skills needed to produce a short story or novel.

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Creative Writing for Improvers

The Creative writing course is aimed at introducing you to skills needed to produce a short story or novel.

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