Functional Skills English Level 2 Online Exam
Book a Functional Skills English Level 2 Online Exam here with Pass Functional Skills. This qualification is Ofqual approved, and is accepted by all UK employers and course providers as a GCSE equivalent.
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Pass Functional skills offers online functional skills English level 2 qualification online. The exam can be taken in the comfort of your own home using your laptop or computer. Level 2 English has three exams, reading, writing and Speaking listening and communication. Each exam can be sat online in your own home.
Will it be accepted?
Our Functional Skills English Level 2 qualifications are all Ofqual approved, meaning they are accepted everywhere. We work with the three leading exam boards in Online examinations City & Guilds, NCFE and Open awards. The English level 2 is considered equivalent to a GCSE level 4 or GCSE pass.
- Registration fee with the exam board
- Both Paper and Electronic certification
- One Functional skill English Level 2 Reading Exam
- One Functional skill English Level 2 Writing Exam
- One Functional skill English Level 2 Speaking, listening and communication exam.
This section will help you analyse different texts, for their presentational and linguistic features. As well as discussing Types or sources and navigating them. This section builds the knowledge needed for full reading comprehension.
This section assesses your grammar, punctuation and spelling, as well as your sentence and paragraph structure. Your ability to write effectively and clearly will make a large part of the mark criteria and it’s something which is essential for passing this exam.
Speaking listening and communication:
This section assesses your ability to effectively speak, listen and communicate. You will be assessed in a group with other learners via video call. During the call, the invigilator will be able to assess your ability in these areas.
This qualification has no entry requirements. All you will need is access to a computer, a stable internet and a quiet room.
The exam is sat remotely so you will need the following equipment:
- Laptop/Desktop Microsoft Windows or Mac. Chromebooks cannot be used for this exam.
- A webcam and microphone. Usually, these are built into your laptop but be purchased cheaply if required.
- Wi-Fi connection, Minimum requirements 1 Mbit Upload, 10Mbit Download.
- Zoom desktop app needs to be downloaded and installed.
On the day of the exam:
There are three exams as part of the functional skills English qualification. The reading and writing exams are stat back to back on the same day and last 1 hour each. The SLC is typically sat on a different day, however, these can be on the same day if required to speed up the results.
When can I take the exam?
Exam sare available weekdays as well as Saturday. The full selection of dates can be seen in the calendar above where you can select the exam time and date you wish to sit your Level 2 English exam.
When will I get my certificate?
Excertificates are issued within 24 hours of your results, with paper certificates to follow after. Please be aware you must have paid off your payment plan fully before results can be released.
Pass Functional skills uses three different exam boards, Open awards, City & guilds and NCFE. All three provide Ofqual accredited exams that are nationally recognised. We typically used Open awards as they provide the best experience for the student, however, if you would prefer another exam board, please let us know and will accommodate.
Why take a functional skills English Level 2?
The English level 2 qualification is equivalent to a GCSE grade 4 also known as a GCSE Pass. This means that this qualification can be used in place of a GCSE qualification in order to progress with a career or education.
Typical progression routes with a level 2 qualification?
Obtaining a level 2 qualification opens a huge number of doors in both education and employment. Some typical routes can be seen below. Allowing students onto university, Police, nursing, midwifery, Mental health nursing, social care, any apprenticeships and many many more.
Functional Skills English Level 2 Online Exam
The Functional Skills English Level 2 Online Exam that Pass Functional Skills provide is sat online with one of our Ofqual approved invigilators. This means that you are able to take the exam from anywhere as long as you have an internet connection capable of sustaining a video call, e.g. a Zoom call.
Select a date when you book your exam
Use our online course to prepare for the exam
On the exam day, you will be emailed by an invigilator inviting you to a video call
Once you have completed your exam, you will receive your results quickly
If you pass your exam, you will be awarded with the functional skills qualification and certificate
Functional Skills English Level 2 Online Course
✔️ Online Course
As part of the Pass Functional Skills English Level 2 Online Exam and course package, you will also gain access to our online learning tool. This course covers a variety of topics including punctuation, spelling and grammar, and also includes a 1 hour session with one of our expert functional skills tutors. This online course covers the same curriculum as AQA, City & Guilds and Edexcel, so the learning is highly relevant and applicable.
✔️ Mock Exams
Included in the online course are 2 mock exams for you to take, which we will then mark. These mock exams will not contribute to your final grade, but will help you gauge your strong and weak areas to help you prepare for your upcoming exam. By completing these mock exams, you will also get a feel for the structure of the exam so you can work on a plan for how you are going to tackle the real thing.
Simple Steps to your Functional Skills Qualification
3 Easy Steps
Book your exam via Pass Functional Skills
Revise using the online course
Complete the exam - get your results & certificate