Lincolnshire Regional College
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Beginners Functional Skills Maths

Beginners Functional Skills Maths

This course offers an excellent opportunity to gain a City & Guilds qualification in Mathematics which is recognised by colleges and employers.

Start times are available throughout the year. Each course is preceded by an induction, during which a tutor will explain how the course works and the commitment that will be required. Once you have this information you will be asked if you wish to continue and enrol on the course.

Course fees:

FREE* subject to eligibility criteria
For fee information please contact us on 0800 389 0097 or

Course Planned To Run On Day's: Flexible
Course Duration: 6 mths
Course Starting Time: Flexible
The awarding body for this course is:
What You Will Learn
Entry Requirements
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Whats Next?
You will firstly work through an initial assessment to assess your current level of skills. From this we can determine what level you need to start at and which areas you will need to cover in order to gain your qualification.

Areas covered include
  • Understand and use numbers with one significant figure in practical contexts
  • Describe the properties of size and measure, including length, width, height and weight, and make simple comparisons
  • Describe position
  • Recognise and select coins and notes
  • Recognise and name common 2D and 3D shapes
  • Sort and classify objects practically using a single criteria

There are no formal entry requirements.

How is the course assessed:

This course is assessed by a formal paper based assessment.
Entry Level 1 Maths should be seen as a first step to developing skills which are essential for a range of employment opportunities.

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