About this Qualification
The purpose of the Functional Skills English 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. Learners will be able to apply these skills effectively to a range of purposes in the workplace and real-life situations.
Who is Suitable for?
This qualification is suitable for learners studying the following:
• Study Programme
• Alternative to GCSE
• As a standalone qualification
There are no pre-entry requirements for this qualification and no minimum age requirement has been set for registration.
This qualification is assessed via 2 external assessments and one controlled assessment.
The external assessments cover the following components:
The controlled assessment covers the following component:
• Speaking, Listening, and Communicating.
Levels of this Qualification
Entry Level1, Entry Level2, Entry Leve3, Level 1, Level 2.