Functional Skills (English, Maths, ICT)

What levels are available? This course is available at Levels E1, E2, E3, L1, L2
Who is this course for?
These courses have been designed for all  learners whether full or part time. The course develops knowledge and skills required to work in your chosen industry. 

What will I learn? In English  your course will include:
  • Step by step guides to develop a basic understanding of English
  • Use of dictionaries and thesaurus to develop spelling
  • Structure and format of documents
  • Use of language and grammar

In Maths your course will include:

  • Step by step methods to develop mathematical skills
  • Calculator and non-calculator exercises
  • Use and meaning of + - x ÷ %
  • Mode, mean and range of groups of numbers
  • Simple to complex calculations

In ICT your course will include:

  • Step by step guides to develop IT skills
  • Use of PC, laptop, printer, email and the internet
  • Develop knowledge of word processing, spreadsheets, database and desktop publishing
  • Design and format of documents
  • Insert, edit, copy, paste, and use of field and formatting processes
When will I need to attend? Each level will last 15-36 weeks dependant on initial assessment results
How much will it cost me? 17-18 year olds on a full or part time programmes will pay no tuition fees. If you are over 19 years costs will vary dependant on your household income or your programme of study. Please contact us for further information.
What do I need? Course stationery including pen, paper, pencil, calculator and dictionary would be an advantage.
Can I get financial help? There are support packages in place for tuition fees dependent on your household income, personal circumstances and GCSE results.
What can I do after the course? After completing each level you can progress onto the next level or after level 2 you can study for a GCSE..

Contact Details:

Skegness College Of Vocational Training
2A Wilford Grove
Skegness PE25 3EZ
Tel. (01754) 610620

Study Programme Centre Skegnesss
28 Algitha Road
Skegness Lincolnshire. PE25 2AG
01754 766611