Functional Skills is a practical maths course, designed to help you develop skills that are relevant for everyday life and work.
At Level 1 you will use your knowledge and skills to recognise and obtain a solution or solutions to a straightforward problem, involving one or more connected steps or processes.
- Using numbers and the number system whole numbers, fractions, decimals and percentages
- Using common measures, shapes and space
- Handling information and data
How will I be assessed?
The assessment for Level 1 is two online exams, calculator and non-calculator.
There are no formal requirements, but the results of initial assessments will be taken into account when deciding on the qualification and level for which the candidate will be entered.