Functional Skills Level 2 Edinburgh

Whether you are looking for a functional skills course in Edinburgh or you are asking yourself, is there a functional skills centre near me, we are here to help. Our dedicated service helps learners of all ages to find functional skills maths and English level 2 courses and exams in Edinburgh and the surrounding areas.

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Introduction to Functional Skills in Edinburgh

If you are in need of a GCSE alternative, the Functional Skills Level 2 qualification is perfect! This Ofqual-approved qualification is equivalent to a GCSE Pass/Grade C/Level 4, and it will enable you to apply to a range of job roles, University courses, and apprenticeships. It can even help those that want to apply to Policing, Nursing, and Teaching courses.

The Functional Skills Level 2 qualifications can be easily adapted into your everyday life; unlike the GCSE examinations, Functional Skills exams take place all year round. Additionally, the content list for the Functional Skills exams is significantly less than the GCSE list. Generally, students find this makes revision easier as you can make the most of your time.

Level 2 Courses

Depending on your preferences, you can access the course via colleges in Edinburgh, or you can undertake the distance learning options. Regarding the college course, many students take their Functional Skills qualifications alongside other courses. However, we understand that you may have other commitments and responsibilities, which is why distance learning is a great option. The online courses allow you to work from the comfort of your own home, and you can adapt it to your daily life, whether that is work or parenting. The Functional Skills qualifications are Ofqual approved, and they are the perfect addition to enhance your CV and increase your employability.

Level 2 Exams

In addition to the courses in Edinburgh, you can book and sit your exams with our service. You can either take your exam in a test centre, there are several in and around Edinburgh, or you can take your exam at home. The online exams will be over a video call with an Ofqual improved invigilator. This is to ensure exam conditions are maintained and the invigilator is available to help you with any issues that may arise.

Additionally, you have the option to take the exam without taking the course. If you feel confident and ready, we can help you book the exams.

We are here to help you achieve your education goals; as an experienced and qualified provider, we are happy to help you book your exams. The Functional Skills qualifications give people the opportunity to get into University or apply to their dream job.

Revision Materials and Past Papers

To help learners with their preparation for their exams, we have lots of free functional skills resources as well as course materials. See the list below to help you start your revision.

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