Functional Skills

What are Functional Skills?

Functional Skills are qualifications in English, mathematics and ICT that equip learners with the practical skills needed to live, learn and work successfully and the ability to apply these skills effectively to a range of purposes in the workplace and in other real life situations.

Edexcel Functional Skills are available in England only from Entry 1 to Level 2. Suitable for learners of all ages, they’re also a mandatory part of all Apprenticeship frameworks in England.


Edexcel and AQA Mathematics Functional Skills (on demand paper)  £125

English Functional Skills £150 (including speaking and listening unit)


Functional skills papers are on demand and only require a 14 day notice period.

For example if you booked your test on the 10th June the first available date would be the 24th June .

The results would be released within 28 days of sitting the exam.

If you require courses for Functional Skills, here is a link for Functional Skills online learning.