Maths Functional Skills – Entry Level

Time:6.00-8.30pmDuration:21 weeks
Qualification:Functional Skills Maths at Entry Level 1 to 3Awarding Body:NCFE

About the course

This course helps to develop effective practical mathematics skills which will be useful in work and life.
Subjects covered include:

Counting reliably
Addition, subtraction, multiplication and division
Recognising simple fractions and decimals
Calculating money
Reading and recording time
Using common measures
Identifying common shapes
Sorting and classifying objects
Handling information and data

You should expect to complete 1 hour of homework per week in addition to class attendance and exam revision.

Entry requirements

Learners must take an initial assessment followed by a full diagnostic to establish that they are ready to study at this level.


There is a controlled internal assessment for each level.


Please bring a notebook, pen and calculator


Learners who achieve this qualification can progress on to Functional Skills in Maths at Level 1.

How to apply

You cannot apply for this course at present.  Please email us for further information if required on


Students are required to attend a College induction .


This course is fully funded by the Government for learners who do not already have an equivalent qualification.