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Functional Skills, Nottingham or Derby

Date: Every Friday Location: CT Skills Nottingham or Derby Time: 10am or 1pm




By starting this course you are taking the first step in improving your Maths and English skills to help you in work and at home. You could get your first job, move into a career you have always dreamed of or get that promotion.

Government funding is available for Maths & English so you can access this programme fully funded if you are over 19 years old (inclusive).

What’s included?

You will complete reading, speaking/listening and writing tasks for English or cover all the essentials of maths. We will create an individual learning plan appropriate to your strengths and weaknesses.

You will study the following qualification:

  • Functional Skills in Maths or English from Entry Level 3 to Level 2 (depending on the candidate)


How will I learn?

You will be training with us for two days a week for approximately six weeks. Courses start promptly each day at 9.30am and finish at 4.00pm.

The English qualification is gained through three assessments: Speaking, Listening, Reading & Writing. The maths qualification has one assessment at the end that can be electronic or paper based.


Am I eligible?

If you’re interested in this opportunity you will need to be either;

• Over the age of 19 on (August 31st 2018) and
– Unemployed or
– Employed and earning under £15,736.50

• Aged 16-19 living in Derby or Derbyshire or Nottinghamshire (excluding city residents)

For all funding options, additional eligibility criteria will apply, so please contact us for further details

If you are interested in this Skills Training course, you are required to attend the selection day event to meet our enrolment team.

Book your place today

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