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Qualification name Functional Skills Qualification in English
Qualification level 2
Awarding organisation City & Guilds of London Institute
Course type Online
Course start date Flexible
Cost £0.00
Cost description Our courses are government funded and are free if you meet the eligibility criteria. Please visit and enrol. We'll check your eligibility as part of your course application.

Discover the learning experience and opportunities you can expect from this course.

Level 2 Functional Skills English is an alternative qualification to a GCSE English pass grade. Our online course uses real-life examples to improve your reading, writing and speaking skills. If you find learning English easier with practical examples, this is the course for you.

Find out what qualifications and skills you will need for this course.

You will have an initial assessment to make sure that this level is right for you. You must not already hold an level 2 or equivalent qualification in this subject.

View the key features of this course.

This course will help you improve your 1) reading, 2) writing, 3) speaking and listening skills.

Find out more about exams, assignments and assessments.

This course is assessed with 3 exams. You can sit your Functional Skills English Level 2 exams remotely or at one of our test centres.

Look at the further opportunities available.

Functional Skills English Level 2 is an essential qualification to apply for jobs, higher education courses, apprenticeships and training courses where a GCSE English pass grade (9-4 / A*-C) or equivalent is an entry requirement.

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