Course overview

This qualification is for anyone looking to develop their literacy skills. Suitable for learners of all ages, they’re also a mandatory part of all Apprenticeship frameworks in England.

What Will You Learn

Course Content

  • Speaking, listening and communication – taking part in formal and in-formal discussions
  • Reading – read and understand a range of straightforward texts
  • Writing – range of texts to communicate information, ideas and opinions, using formats and styles suitable for their purpose and audience

Learning Methods

You will be taught through classroom sessions, practical activities, group activities. If you are completing this qualification as part of your apprenticeship, this will be included in your 1 to 1 sessions.

Who The Course Is For

This qualification is for anyone looking to develop their literacy skills. Suitable for learners of all ages, they’re also a mandatory part of all Apprenticeship frameworks in England.

Career Opportunities

This qualification will give you the confidence and skills to work effectively and independently, thereby improving your employability and career opportunities.

Entry Requirements

You need to have been a resident in the UK, EU or EEA for the past 3 years and should be at least 16 years old. To enrol on the course at this level you must not hold an equivalent or higher qualification.

Assessment Methods

The course will be assessed via online assessments.

Progression Opportunities

After successfully completing the course you can progress onto a Functional Skills Qualification in English at Level 2.