Functional Skills English are English courses for adults. There are five levels; entry level 1, 2 and 3, Level 1 and Level 2.
The level 2 English qualification is the the same as a GCSE English pass grade. (GCSE English 9 to 4 or A* to C in old GCSE grading system).
Functional Skills English helps adults improve their English skills in practical ways. Functional Skills English questions use real-life examples and situations. They cover essential English skills including reading, writing and speaking.
Each of the five qualifications will help you develop English skills needed for work and day-to-day life.