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English & maths Courses for Adults

English and maths courses available

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Skills for Life FREE courses are for adults who would like to improve their Maths or English skills and have the opportunity to gain a qualification. They are ideal for people who would like a current qualification in English and/or Maths, to brush up English and/or Maths skills or to enhance their CV or gain a promotion.


The courses are divided into different levels from entry up to level 2 (GCSE standard). Progression on to GCSE in English and Maths is an option once Level 2 has been achieved.

Certificate in English and Maths Skills:
Our qualifications have been split up into small units. This means you can focus on just what you need to, build up to larger qualifications if you want to.

The City & Guilds scheme 3847 Awards/Certificates in English and Mathematics Skills (QCF) have been designed to create stepping stones for learners. The qualifications comprise a broad range of small units whilst recognising and accrediting the progress that learners make on this journey. There is no exam.

Functional Skills English and Maths:

Functional skills qualifications are available in English and mathematics. Here you will be studying in a small group. There are qualifications at different levels, each one has one external assessment with some having additional internal assessments. You can work your way up from entry level to level 2.

GCSE English and Maths:

GCSE English and maths qualifications are available for those wishing to gain these qualifications.

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1 City & Guilds Certificate in English Skills
2 City & Guilds Certificate in Maths Skills
3 Functional Skills Entry Level, Level 1 and Level 2 English
4 Functional Skills - Entry Level, Level 1 and Level 2 Maths
5 GCSE English Language
6 GCSE Maths
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