ENGLISH FUNCTIONAL SKILLS

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Our Functional Skills qualifications are intended for anyone wishing to develop their English. They focus on underpinning skills as well as the ability to apply English to different contexts. They can be completed alongside an apprenticeship. These qualifications, can be used to support your progress towards GCSE. We offer our English functional skills course as level 1 and 2.

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ENGLISH FUNCTIONAL SKILLS

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WHY ARE FUNCTIONAL SKILLS SO IMPORTANT?

Functional skills are great qualifications to have under your belt! Level 2 courses provide you with a GCSE equivalent which are recognised by every employer! Here are some more great reasons as to why functional skills are so important;

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They provide you with fundamental knowledge and understanding of a subject that you need to succeed in your qualification.

Help you with your confidence in your chosen subjects and allows you to apply these skills to your everyday role. 

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You can take these qualifications to any job you wish once you have passed!

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Having these qualifications helps you progress in your job roles. 

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