Applied Business Academy
Functional Skills English professional course
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Course Delivery and Support
Classroom Sessions- On Saturdays (6-8 weeks)
Allocation of IT Tutor with on-going support via email and telephone
Virtual Learning Environment, candidates must complete all online learning within the portal
Skills you will gain
The functional skills qualifications in English assess three components:
speaking, listening and communication;
Who could take this qualification?
Ideal for those wishing to develop practical, transferable skills in English in order to work confidently, effectively and independently in life.
You can secure work as an
Secretary or any other role in an office environment.
Get ready with a superior advantage for your career
Functional Skills English course curriculum
This is a Framework qualification and comprises of the following courses:
Achieving this qualification This qualification consists of 3 mandatory components:
Speaking, Listening and Communication
Functional Skills English
No Previous experience or qualifications are expected
Prior Attainment of Entry Level 1 and Entry Level 2 are advantageous
Suitable for a wide age range starting from 19+
The provider will determine English Language ability if English is not your native language.
IELTS 4.5 or equivalent qualification is preferred but not essential.
Will the qualification support progression to further learning?
It is suitable for a wide range of individuals and is fundamental to the successful completion of various wider qualifications and frameworks, such as the Diploma and Apprenticeships.
NCFE Functional Skills qualifications in Mathematics
As this qualification develops transferable skills which will be useful in work and life, learners could also progress onto a variety of NCFE qualifications in Employability, Money Management, or vocational areas.
NCFE Functional Skills qualifications in Information and Communication Technology
At Applied Business Academy, we tailor the training to suit your needs and the cost of our training programmes always aim to exceed the value you get out of it. Depending on the course you choose, the duration and cost differs. We have outlined the 3 possible ways to help you get the financial support to cover the cost of this course.
Funding and grants
Please speak to our Course Advisor to know if you qualify for this funding option and your requirements further.