Functional Skills

Functional Skills Course Summary

Functional Skills are the fundamental ENGLISH, MATHS and ICT skills that are needed by adults and young people essential to get on in life, and work effectively. The Functional Skills qualifications allows people to study in practical ways by applying core skills to real-life situation so that what they learn becomes useful.

They are a standard requirement for further / higher education. They are designed to help you develop and improve your skills as they give you foundational knowledge for further education and employability skills.

The courses are available across different levels, so you'll be able to study at the level best suited to you.


Attending  Classes at CTS:

  • Registration fee – £50 (Non-Refundable)
  • Course duration: 3 Months – 1 Year
  • Course fees per subject – £120 a month paid on the 1st of every month.
  • Class size: Minimum of 5 Students

Attendance:  2 hours a week:

  • Wednesday evening: 6.30pm – 8.30pm: 
  • Saturday Morning: 9.30am – 11.30am
  • Attend online or at our Centre in Bletchley, Milton Keynes

Course assessments:  Class exercises & Tests

Applying just to sit Exams:

Registration fee – £50 (Non-Refundable)

To sit exams: £100 per exam paper. Example: English Language has 3 papers, so this will be £300 for English language plus the relevant examination fees.

We offer 3 categories of Functional Skills Exams;

  • You can sit exams at our Centre.
  • You can sit Exams online – At home or at your Office.
  • You can sit exams anytime you’re ready – On demand exams.

Functional skills qualifications available;

  • We offer different Levels of Functional Skills exams