Functional Skills Maths


Course Details

This course is for learners who want to improve their maths skills and gain a nationally recognised qualification.  The course is offered at entry level 1, entry level 2,entry level 3, level 1 and level 2.






Start Date

End Date


Ron Davis Centre Monday 12:30pm - 3pm 23/09/2019 20/04/2020 *See IA Dates
Tipton College Monday 12:30pm - 3pm 23/09/2019 20/04/2020 *See IA Dates
Tipton College Tuesday 6pm - 8:30pm 24/09/2019 21/04/2020 *See IA Dates
Hateley Heath FETC Wednesday 9:30am - 12pm 25/09/2019 22/04/2020 *See IA Dates
Ron Davis Centre Thursday 6pm - 8:30pm 26/09/2019 23/04/2020 *See IA Dates

*IA = Initial Assessment


Learners will develop their maths skills within a range of skill areas. This may include carrying out calculations with whole numbers, fractions, decimals and percentages, shape and space; money, time, weight, capacity, area and volume and handling data; how to interpret graphs, charts and find statistical averages from sets of data.


How will I learn?

Full support will be provided by the tutor with demonstrations, handouts, discussion and practical activities.


Monitoring  and assessment

Individual learning outcomes will be agreed at the beginning of the course between the learner and the tutor and they will be recorded on an individual learning plan.  The ILP will be used throughout the course to assess learners’ progress.  The tutor will assess learning during the sessions and will provide learners with individual feedback while reviewing achievements. 



At the end of the course and upon successful completion of summative assessment learners will be awarded a nationally recognised certificate from NCFE.


Progression opportunities

At the end of this course learners may want to progress to the next level of maths.





Equipment Required

Resources are provided however learners may wish to bring their own stationery with them.


Further information

For further information about this or any of our other courses please  contact our staff who would be happy to help on:

0121 557 0837