The Functional Skills qualification provides an individual to gain a recognised qualification in English, Maths or both. Recognised by colleges, some universities and employers, these qualifications provide an alternative to a qualification to GCSE in English and Maths.
The Functional Skills qualification provides individuals to build confidence in their maths skills and to relate this to everyday scenarios. The functional Skills English qualification helps individuals to build their confidence in; reading, writing, speaking and listening skills.
At Alpha Tutorials we provide a supportive environment to encourage individuals to think openly, share thoughts and opinions. Our experienced tutors provide a range of resources to support individuals and ensure they obtain their recognised qualification.
We provide workshops as well as 10-week (1 day a week) block teaching sessions.
These classes are drop-In facilities and students can take the external on-line exams via the EDEXCEL exam board. Exams take place on Saturday mornings.
Workshops – Every day from 9:30am to 12:30pm.
Block teaching – Every Saturday from 12:30pm to 3:30pm.
Alpha Tutorials, Leicester.
Maths level 1 or level 2 – £100 (2 papers)
English Level 1 or level 2 – £50 for reading paper, £50 for writing paper and £100 for Speaking and listening assessment.
Block Teaching – The cost is £200 for tuition only (not including exam fees) for a group of 8 to 10 students. The course duration is 20-hours, attendance is required for 2 hours per week.