Introduction to Functional Skills in Stoke
Functional Skills Level 2 qualifications are a great alternative for all learners who were unsuccessful in their GCSEs. It is equivalent to a GCSE grade C and will allow you to apply to Universities and increase your job opportunities. The exams for Functional Skills can be taken any time of the year with fewer subjects to cover which means it is accessible to more learners of all ages. This also means you can study and prepare in your own time so that you have the best chance of gaining your qualifications.
Level 2 Courses
To enroll in a Functional Skills course, you can do that through the numerous colleges in and around Stoke. As there is less content to cover for Functional Skills, many students tend to take it alongside their other courses and qualifications. There is also the distance learning option of taking the course from the comfort of your own home. This is a big plus for older learners who may have less time due to other responsibilities like day-to-day work and family. We are here to make sure that everyone has the chance to progress into higher education and increase job opportunities through Functional Skills.
Level 2 Exams
Here you can book your Functional Skills Level 2 courses and exams. You can also book just the exam if you feel confident enough to do so and need your qualifications as soon as possible, whether it is for higher education courses like Nursing or to simply increase job opportunities. There are multiple test centers in Stoke that you can take your exam in but you can also do this from home if that suits you as a learner better. Functional Skills is flexible and works around what works best for students in order for them to reach future goals.
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.