Functional Skills English Level 2 Courses

Our Functional Skills English Level 2 online course can be studied in the comfort of your own home. Level 2 English is ideal for people who need a GCSE pass grade to apply for jobs, access higher education, start an apprenticeship or go to University. Level 2 English is equivalent to GCSE English grade 9-4 (A*-C).

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Functional Skills English Level 2 Online Course

Are your English qualifications holding your career back? Functional Skills English Level 2 is an essential qualification for work, higher education and day-to-day life.

Functional Skills English Level 2 is accepted by many employers and higher education institutions as an alternative to a GCSE English 9 to 4 (A* to C).

Our learners have passed their Functional Skills English Level 2 course and accessed higher education or started careers in nursing, teaching, care, policing and many more.

Pass your Level 2 English with our flexible, online course supported by our friendly, experienced English tutors.

Pay as you go plans from only £19 per month. Access your learning 24/7 across all devices. Or upgrade to one of our tutor support options.

  • No Contract – cancel your payments at any time.
  • No cancellation fees or hidden charges.
  • 100% secure payment.
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We also have buy it now options starting from only £99.

If you would prefer unlimited time to complete your course then our Buy it Now option might be the best for you.

Three steps to achieve your Level 2 English Qualification

01

English Assessment

& Advice

We’ll assess your English level with a short online English test. One of our English tutors will explain your results over the phone. We’ll create an English course to fit your current skill level and show you how to use our learning management system.

02

Online Course &

English Tutor Support

You’ll start your online learning with the support of our friendly, helpful English tutors. You’ll be able access and progress with your learning 24/7 on desktop, laptop, tablet and mobile phone. Subject specific tests will help you track your learning progress.

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Take your Functional

Skills English test

When you’ve progressed well with your learning, you’ll sit an additional diagnostic and a mock test to see if you’re ready for the final test. If you pass the mock test we’ll book your Functional Skills English Level 2 test.

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Step 1: English Assessment and Advice

Once you have completed the Initial Assessment & Diagnostic, you will be able to speak with one of our tutors who will tell you about your results and what the next step is.

The English Diagnostic Assessment will give a detailed breakdown of your current skill level broken down by the main English topics;

Reading

Writing

Spelling, punctuation and grammar

 

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Step 2: Online Course and Tutor Support

Our learning platform has a simple, personalised interface. Take the course at your own pace using skill gap assessments, engaging video content and progress checks to see how you’re advancing through the learning.

The programme is fully compatible with desktop, tablet and mobile devices so you can study on the go.

Complete exercises throughout the course and finally move on to examination practise whenever you are ready.

Your bespoke course will feature a mixture of  written and video resources with lots of knowledge checks along the way.

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Step 3: Take your Functional Skills English Tests

We’ve partnered with test centres up and down the country so you can sit your exam at a test centre near you.

If we don’t have a test centre in our network within 20 miles of where you live. We guarantee we’ll find one in 14 days or we’ll give you a full refund for the test.

FAQs

What are the entry requirements?

There are no entry requirements to enrol on this course. You just need to pass our Initial Assessment. Instructions on how to take this will be given at purchase.

What are the entry requirements?

There are no entry requirements to enrol on this course. You just need to pass our Initial Assessment. Instructions on how to take this will be given at purchase.

Do universities/employers accept Functional Skills?

While the majority of universities and employers accept Functional Skills, we recommend that you check with them first before purchasing.

How do I login and track my progress?

You will be provided with login details after you purchase. All progress tracking can be accessed directly via our dedicated learning platform.

When can I start?

Get started straight away. Enquire today and you could start learning the very same day.

When can I start?

Get started straight away. Enquire today and you could start learning the very same day.

How long is the course?

The exam board recommends 55 hours of learning for this course. You can take as little or as much time as you need.

Are there any exams?

Yes. There are 3 exams for this course which will need to be sat at an approved exam centre. Your exam fees are not included in the price of the course. The exam cost is £325 including a pre-assessment and mock tests.

What if I need help during my course?

Your tutor will be contactable via email if you have any issues. Depending on your support package, you can also contact your tutor via telephone or arrange a one-to-one web tutorial.

What if I need help during my course?

Your tutor will be contactable via email if you have any issues. Depending on your support package, you can also contact your tutor via telephone or arrange a one-to-one web tutorial.

When will I get my results and certificate?

It can take up to 6 weeks to get your results. This is due to the Functional Skills qualification reforms.

Can I cancel or refund my course?

Our refund policy is valid for a perios of 7 calendar days from the date of the purchase.  If you are not satisfied with the service for any reason you can ask for a refund.  If the period of 7 days has lapsed since the purchase, we can’t, unfortunately, offer you a refund.

Here’s what our customers are saying

“It’s friendly, relaxed and you’re ultimately in control of your own outcome, but the help is there if you want it. You couldn’t ask for more from a training provider.”

Max Arnold

Past Learner

“Thanks to this qualification, my confidence has soared!”

Clair Middleton

Past Learner

Why is Functional Skills English Level 2 a valuable qualification?

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Apply for a job that requires GCSE English 9 to 4, or A* to C

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Access higher
education courses
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Start a career in nursing, teaching, care and many more industries

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Enrol on an
access course
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Apply for an
apprenticeship

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Enrol on a
University course
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Help your children with their English homework and revision

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Improve your confidence with English for day to day tasks

Flexible
Online Learning

Learn at your own pace around your schedule using a desktop, laptop, mobile or tablet. Access your learning from home 24/7.

No Contract,
No Hidden Fees

Change, pause or cancel your learning plan at any time. No hidden fees and no commitments.

Book Your Test
When You’re Ready

Book your Functional Skills English Level 2 test as soon as you’re ready. Take your test at a learning centre near you.

English Level 2

Ready to start your course?

Pay as you go plans from only £19 per month. Access your learning 24/7 across all devices. Or upgrade to one of our tutor support options.

  • No Contract – cancel your payments at any time.
  • No cancellation fees or hidden charges.
  • 100% secure payment.
Clear

Or choose one of our buy it now options starting from only £99.

If you would prefer unlimited time to complete your course then our Buy it Now option might be the best for you.

Our buy it now option allows you to purchase the course outright and take advantage of unlimited time and access in order to complete your qualification. Prices start from only £99.