# Functional Skills Maths Level 1 Equivalent

Functional Skills Maths Level 1 is equivalent to a GCSE Maths grade 1 to 3 (D to G). It’s an alternative qualification to GCSE Maths for adults and GCSE pupils who learn better with practical, real-life examples.

Did you find GCSE Maths difficult and confusing? Functional Skills Maths Level 1 may be the course for you.

Functional Skills Maths Level 1 will help you prepare for the level 2 maths qualification which is equivalent to a GCSE Maths pass grade.

View the full list of qualifications Functional Skills Maths Level 1 is equivalent to below:

- Equivalent to GCSE grades 1 to 3 (D to G in old GCSE grading system)
- NVQ Level 1
- GNVQ Foundation
- Key skills level 1 (Functional Skills Level 1 replaced this qualification)
- QCF level 1
- RQF level 1