Maths (Functional Skills)

Qualification: City & Guilds Certificate
Entry, Level 1 & Level 2

There are start dates for this course throughout the year. Please apply and at your interview we can place you on a course that meets your requirements.

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About this course

Do you struggle with everyday maths and numeracy?

Do you struggle to check your bills or help your children with their homework? 

Do you want to get a job or go for a promotion? 

Do you want to get a recognised qualification?  

If your answer to any of these questions is yes, then this course is right for you.

Our Maths courses are FREE no matter what your age and usually you start the course in September/October. 

Prior to starting the course you will need to have an assessment to check your level of Maths. Once you have been assessed you will be able to enrol and a start date will be confirmed. 

If you have any questions about this course please contact us by email: enquiries@southampton-city.ac.uk 

What you will learn

These qualifications are offered at various levels, teaching anything from the very basics to more advanced skills.  Our classes offer you the opportunity to work on the skills that you need.  Your tutor will support you with the preparation for taking the Functional Skills accreditation at the right level for you.

Learning style

Students work within small adult groups, individually or in pairs.

Entry requirements

You will need to attend an interview with a member of our admissions team. An initial assessment will tell you what skills you have already. A diagnostic assessment will show you which skills you need to work on.

Course length & fees
  • Fees: FREE
  • Course Length: 1 year
  • Campus: Main campus
What next?

Once you have achieved your qualification, you can progress to the next level or to a new area of learning.  You could use your qualification to help you with job hunting or to get onto that course you have always wanted to do.