This course is for learners who are keen to improve their English Skills. At Entry level, the course is ideal for those whose English is a Second Language (ESOL) or would benefit from additional learning experience.
|Qualification name||Functional Skills Qualification in English (Entry 1)|
|Awarding organisation||Pearson Education Ltd (Formerly EDEXCEL)|
|Course type||Classroom based|
|Course start date||Flexible|
|Cost description||Course is free for 16+ learners|
A full assessment is provided to determine your level at the beginning of the course.
You will be studying towards an Entry level qualification in English which will enable the learner to improve their English Skills
Learning is delivered flexibly through classroom and online learning sessions. You will also have access to BKSB Online which allows you to complete English and Maths exercises at your own leisure which will support your learning throughout the course
All materials are provided online and in classrooms; you will not need any specialist equipment or resources.
Learning is assessed through three separate elements: a) Speaking and Listening b) Reading comprehension c) Writing ability If you are able to pass all three elements you will have completed the course
Learners can continue learning at the next level up to Level 2 which is equivalent to GCSE Grade A*-C (or Grade 4 upwards)