Functional Skills is an umbrella term for practical skills training leading to qualifications in English, Maths, ICT and Life Skills.

These skills are highly desirable and often essential for gaining employment and the qualifications we offer are industry-recognised.

Learners will explore the fundamental skills needed to gain important missing qualifications. through engaging learning content that makes use of current technologies.

Functional Skills qualifications are comparable with GCSE / A Level qualifications and will be recognised as such by employers. Please hover over the chart below for a breakdown of the qualification.



N.A.College offers Functional Skills training as part of an apprenticeship framework or as a separate standalone qualification.


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