Introduction to Functional Skills in Swindon
For those who are unsure about what Functional Skills are. Or are just unsure if it is the best qualification type for them. In essence, Functional Skills Level 2 is a GCSE equivalent in Maths or English. Worth a PASS grade (a C or 4) in either subject. This makes the exam overall a lot easier than the GCSE one, as there will be less revision. It also has the benefit of the exam being able to be taken at any point throughout the year. Meanwhile, in GCSE resits, there are only 2 periods throughout the entire year that the exam can be taken. Almost all education and job providers in the UK will accept the Functional Skills qualification. This is because we are heavily affiliated with multiple exam boards. As well as strictly maintain exam conditions. Ensuring that no one is cheating or is given an unfair chance. By taking and passing your Functional Skills Exam, you will be opening many doors. Giving access to opportunities that you would not have before.
For many, this may still seem daunting, so to help combat this, we offer localized services in the Swindon area. offering many services and assistance for those wishing to take the exam.
Level 2 Courses
One of the biggest aspects of Functional Skills that our Swindon team offers assistance with would be the Functional Skills Level 2 Maths/English course. Which is a course that we have designed that will take you through and cover everything on the Functional Skills curriculum. Ensuring that you will be covering all the subjects that could appear on the exam. The course also benefits from having practice questions and working examples. Meaning that you will get experience on what questions to expect within the exam. As all of the learning is online and done through tutorials and videos, it benefits from being very flexible and convenient. As you can work the course around your schedule.
The Functional Skills Level 2 Maths/English course is excellent for those who are unsure of the subject matter. Or have not studied it in some time, as a lot of the people looking to take their FS have been out of school for a number of years.
Level 2 Exams
Finally, the biggest aspect of Functional Skills that our Swindon team offers assistance with would be the Functional Skills Level 2 Maths/English Online Exam. The exam itself will be taken online, through the use of your personal pc/laptop. one of our trained invigilators will have you join a call on the day of the exam. Where after going through checks to ensure that you are in exam conditions, will watch through your webcam as you take your exam. This helps to ensure that strict exam conditions are met and that there is no cheating taking place.
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.