Functional Skills English Level 2

Functional Skills English Level 2 is an essential qualification for work, higher education and day-to-day life. Our Functional Skills English Level 2 online course will help you improve your English skills and prepare you to pass your level 2 English tests.

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Functional Skills English Level 2 Online Course

Functional Skills English Level 2 is an essential qualification for work, higher education and day-to-day life. Our Functional Skills English Level 2 online course will help you improve your reading, writing and speaking skills.

Do you want to apply for a job, start a higher education course or an apprenticeship? But you can’t because you need a GCSE English Level 4 or 5 (grade C) or equivalent?

A Functional Skills English Level 2 qualification is the GCSE English pass grade equivalent qualification they’re asking for.

A level 2 English qualification will improve your career options. You’ll be able to apply for jobs in careers such as; nursing, teaching, policing, the fire service and many more. You’ll also be able apply for higher education courses, apprenticeships and training courses. It’s also a popular choice for parents home schooling their children.

Our level 2 English online course uses real-life examples to help you learn English. If you find learning English easier with practical examples, this is the course for you.

Please note: you’ll need to sit your Functional Skills English exams under exam conditions at test centre or from home with remote invigilation using video conferencing software (Zoom, Skype, Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp video chat etc). The exams are sold separately in the event you’ve already booked your test and so you have the option to sit the test at a preferred test centre.

We can’t be beaten on price. Save up to £272.80 on Level 2 English.

Are you purchasing for multiple students on behalf of a school, apprenticeship provider, charity or NHS organisation etc?

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1. 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.

2. 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.

3. 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 tests. If you pass the mock tests we’ll book your Functional Skills English Level 2 tests.

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.

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.

Or you can sit your test remotely for example from home with invigilation using video conferencing software such as; Zoom or WhatsApp video chat.

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 or remotely with invigilation using video chat software such as Zoom, Skype or WhatsApp. Your exam fees are not included in the price of the course. The exam cost is £275 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