Make sure your speaking, listening, reading and writing skills are up-to-scratch for your further education or the workforce.
This course will also develop your English skills – with a focus on the spelling, punctuation, vocabulary, and grammar fundamentals that you’ll need in everyday life, the workplace and in education. We’ll work on improving your reading comprehension, and ability to communicate effectively – ensuring you’ll be a responsive and competent colleague.
For those of you looking to gain an English GCSE equivalent, this course is the perfect way to open doors to countless careers and opportunities. Universities and colleges will accept this qualification for further education courses, like teaching and nursing, as well as apprenticeships.
You will receive a 100% personalised learning plan based on your current English skills.
Free Course for: Anyone who is unemployed and aged 19 or over who has been living in the European Union for the last 3 years
Levels available: Entry Level (EL 1, EL2, EL3), Level 1 and Level 2. We will assess which level is right for you.
Certified Awarding Body:NCFE
Course starting dates:September 20
There are two ways to complete the course:
Classroom based learning is available for Entry Level and Level 1 courses. This arrangement will take 4 weeks to complete:
Mon-Wed: Croydon training center
Thu-Fri: Home study
Online learning is available for Level 1 and Level 2 courses. If you were to spend three hours per week on the qualification, it will take 6-12 weeks to complete, based on your specific learning personal learning plan. Please note that you will need to complete the final exam in our Croydon training centre.
Text focus: Improving reading comprehension skills
Sentence focus: Understanding grammar
Word focus: Vocabulary, word recognition and phonics
How to communicate effectively through speaking and listening
Produce different types of documents using correct structure, spelling, punctuation, and grammar
Listening and responding
How to construct sentences
Develop writing skills using a wide range of language and vocabulary
Are you eligible to complete this qualification for free?
This qualification is 100% government funded if:
You were born before the 31st August 2002
You must currently live in England. However, anyone living in the following areas is not eligible for funding: Cambridgeshire and Peterborough, Greater Manchester, Liverpool City Region, Tees Valley, West Midlands and West of England
You have lived in the European Union for the last 3 years (unless you have have been given a special Visa/Residence permits that gives you the permanent right to remain)
Are Unemployed and can provide evidence (Subject to eligibility)
Can provide Identifications and relevant documentation as required
If on the 31st of August 2020, you were aged between 19-23, you need to have gained a full level 2 qualification (e.g. five or more GCSE/O-Levels at grades A* – C / 4 – 9, one A-Level, two/three AS-Levels, five or more CSE grade 1’s, GNVQ Intermediate, QCF Diploma Level 2)
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