These courses will help you build your practical maths skills and apply them to everyday situations. You could potentially progress to taking the full Functional Skills qualification once you have completed the courses at the corresponding levels.

Entry 3 / Level 1

Confidence with Numbers

16 – 18 Apr (Mon – Wed)

25 – 27 May (Fri – Sun)

11 – 13 July (Wed – Fri)

If you are unsure about using numbers, this is the right place to start. 


Level 2

Confidence with Number and Algebra

13 – 15 Jun (Wed – Fri)

This builds on skills learnt at level 1 to prepare you to take the full level 2 test.


Entry 3 / Level 1 / level 2

Fun with Fractions

28 Feb – 02 Mar (Wed – Fri)

Fractions, decimals and percentages are all around us in our lives, but many people struggle to understand them. 


Entry 3 / Level 1 / level 2 

Shape Up! – Shapes, Area and Perimeters

11 – 13 Jun (Mon – Wed) Level 2

This course begins by focusing on the language and types of everyday shapes.


Entry 3/Level 1/ level 2 

Bringing Data to Life

09 – 11 Mar (Fri – Sun)

09 – 11 May (Wed – Fri)

This course will show you how to create a survey and interpret its results.