Functional Skills English, Entry Level 1 to Level 2


Course Details

Start Date:
Code: PAFSCB00044

  • Location: Broadway

Course Content

As part of this course, you will improve:

Your reading, writing, spelling, punctuation and grammar skills
Your IT skills
The necessary skills to help prepare you for joining other college courses
Your employment prospects
Your confidence

Course Assessment

The assessments for this qualification include on-going continuous assessment and practice exams throughout the year and a final exam.

Initial assessment is carried out to decide on the most appropriate level for you to study. Full support is given throughout your studies with regular reviews of your progress.

Employer Benefits

Improved speaking, reading and writing skills in English as well as team working and interpersonal skills to benefit potential employers.


All class-based materials will be provided but you will need to provide a Functional Skills CGP book at the level you are studying.


A recognised qualification from City & Guilds at Entry 1 to Level 2 depending on level studied.


This qualification will lead to progression onto other college courses and/or employment.

Entry Requirements

For entry onto this qualification there are no formal entry requirements. You will have a confidential interview, initial assessment to help to plan your individual learning programme. Prior to enrolment on this course, you will need to have an initial assessment in English which will include a writing task. This will ensure that you are enrolled on the right level of course to succeed and help us to identify and provide any support that you might need. To complete your initial assessment at any time please call student services on 01384 363319 to book your appointment.

Can I get help with fees?

Funding may be available to support your learning as an adult (aged 19+) studying at Dudley College. Check out the Financial Support guidance for more information.

Start Date:
Code: PAFSCB00044

  • Location: Broadway
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