Course description

Are you looking for a qualification that will prepare you for Level 2 Functional English, or even GCSE English?  Level 1 Functional English is a stepping stone on the way to those all-important Level 2 qualifications that colleges, universities and employers are looking for. 

You may already have an Entry Level 3 qualification in English and are working towards Level 1, or if you have already been working on your reading, writing and speaking and listening skills and made good progress, then why not apply for this nationally-recognised English qualification? 

If you need to work on your skills and confidence so you can make further progress, then Level 1 Functional English could be the course for you! 

What can this course lead to?

You can progress on to Functional Skills English Level 2 which is acceptable to some universities, as well as a qualification which employers look for.

Course session dates

Session dates for 23 February 2023 - 24 March 2023

  • Thursday 23 Feb 2023 to Friday 24 Feb 2023
  • Thursday 02 Mar 2023 to Friday 03 Mar 2023
  • Thursday 16 Mar 2023 to Friday 17 Mar 2023
  • Thursday 23 Mar 2023 to Friday 24 Mar 2023

Session dates for 5 June 2023 - 27 June 2023

  • Monday 05 Jun 2023 to Tuesday 06 Jun 2023
  • Monday 12 Jun 2023 to Tuesday 13 Jun 2023
  • Monday 19 Jun 2023 to Tuesday 20 Jun 2023
  • Monday 26 Jun 2023 to Tuesday 27 Jun 2023