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Functional Skills English

Improve you reading and writing to gain confidence in your work and home life.

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Subject Area: English and Maths Skills
Suitable for: Adults
Campus: Ashford or Weybridge
Ref: S4E02595

About this course

Whether you are looking to return to work after a career break, you want to improve your job prospects or even to gain confidence to help your child with their homework, these courses will help you to improve your reading and writing.

These courses are fully funded by the government so they are free of charge.

The next courses will start in September 2022 you can find out more at one of our enrolment events Sign up here 

Alternatively, please complete an enrolment form and the team will contact you.



Course Details

What will the course involve?

• Writing notes, messages, letters and e-mails
• Improving spelling, punctuation and grammar
• Form filling
• Report and CV writing
• Study skills
• Everyday numbers

Entry Requirements

What qualifications will I need?

There are no formal qualifications required and you will be offered a short written assessment to determine the level you will study at.


Next Steps

Progress onto GCSE English or one of our Computing short courses such as: Essential Digital Skills or Introduction to Office Software for Employment - Word, Excell, Powerpoint

Start dates

Reference Campus Start
S4E02595/W2425 Weybridge 17/09/2024
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Brooklands College Weybridge Campus

Heath Road, Weybridge, Surrey KT13 8TT

Brooklands College Ashford Campus

Stanwell Road, Ashford TW15 3DU