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Functional Skills - Maths

This course aims to develop practical Maths skills that can be applied in everyday life, work and further education. The course will cover topics such as number, measurement, geometry, statistics, and algebra.

Scope Training|Courses – Functional Skills – Maths
Scope Training|Courses – Functional Skills – Maths

Course Summary:

The Functional Skills Maths course will be delivered as part of your apprenticeship program. Your timetable will be incorporated and discussed with your workplace to ensure you are accessing all lessons. The course focuses on practical applications of maths and aims to develop functional maths skills up to GCSE level. The course is free for eligible learners over the age of 16 who are either employed or unemployed. Learners will receive support from a dedicated trainer and can access mock exam papers to prepare for the final assessment.

Course Overview




6 weeks+



The Functional Skills - Maths course is a programme aimed at individuals looking to gain qualifications in maths and/or English.
The course focuses on the practical application of maths and English skills in real-life situations.
The skills developed can improve performance, boost confidence, and support both business and personal growth.
The course is awarded by NCFE and is accepted as GCSE A-C (or 4-9) equivalents. The course is cost-free for learners and can aid in career progression.

What You'll Learn

Scope Training|Courses – Functional Skills – Maths

How You'll Learn

The course uses a mixture of learning platforms and resources. Learners will have access to a bespoke learning plan and will receive support from a dedicated trainer. Mock exam papers will be available to sit when learners are ready.

Course Completion

Upon completion, learners will receive a ‘NCFE Level 2 Functional Skills Qualification in Maths’ certificate, accepted as GCSE A-C or 4-9 equivalent.

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Frequently Asked Questions

No, this course is free of charge and part of the apprenticeship package.

Yes, there will be one two-part exam at the end.

A pass in Level 2 Functional Skills Maths is equivalent to an English GCSE grade A-C or 4-9.

You will need to have a Functional Skills Maths Level 1 certificate.

Yes, to work in early years, and to qualify as a level 3 practitioner you will need to have Level 2 English and maths.