English Functional Skills Entry Level 1-3

By the end of this course you will be able to demonstrate the ability, at an appropriate level, to read, write speak, listen and communicate in English and you will also be able to apply this knowledge and these skills within specific situations.

Our accredited Functional Skills English courses are designed for learners who want to achieve a qualification in English. Our English Functional Skill at Entry 1 runs on Tuesday from 10am-2pm. Starting date is 12th January (we are able to accommodate learners who are enrolling at a later date. and course will end on the 30th March with final exam taking place face to face in COVID 19 safe conditions, according to the latest government guidelines and Awarding Body recommendation.

During your class time you will attend group session on ZOOM, receive 1:1s with your tutor and complete homework. We are able to accommodate learners who are unable to attend for the whole duration of the class and we will work with you to support you to learn in a friendly and engaging environment.

In line with new government guidelines and COVID 19 regulations, this course will be delivered online via Zoom until March 2021. Key resources will be accessible via any digital device including smart phone, tablet and PC/laptop. Full support including 1:1s with your tutor will be provided.

At the end of this course, you will able to:

Take part in discussions/exchanges about familiar topics, make active contributions, with one or more people in familiar situations 

Read and understand straightforward texts that explain, inform or recount information 

Write short texts with some awareness of the intended audience 

Spell familiar and unfamiliar words 

Use a wider range of vocabulary and structure your sentences 

Take part in discussions/exchanges about familiar topics, make active contributions, with one or more people in familiar situations 

Depending on your level upon enrolment, you will achieve either one of the following qualifications:

NCFE ENTRY 1 FUNCTIONAL SKILLS QUALIFICATION IN ENGLISH

NCFE ENTRY 2 FUNCTIONAL SKILLS QUALIFICATION IN ENGLISH

NCFE ENTRY 3 FUNCTIONAL SKILLS QUALIFICATION IN ENGLISH

NCFE LEVEL 1 FUNCTIONAL SKILLS QUALIFICATION IN ENGLISH

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