Functional Skills

Fully Funded FREE Courses Start September 2020

Free Maths, English and IT User

Functional Skills qualifications

Letchworth and Waltham Abbey 

Only 10 Spaces at each venue. Apply now!

Apply now for a free course starting September 2020

I am pleased to invite Electively Home Educated teenagers to apply now for Free, Fully Funded course starting September 2020 at Letchworth in Hertfordshire and Waltham Abbey In Essex. There are limited places available, so please complete the form below to apply or express your interest in a place quickly. EM Skills will arrange interview dates, answer any queries and administer the course. The programme will also help you to apply for a college course, job or apprenticeship. Functional Skills qualifications are recognised by colleges and employers and are equivalent to GCSE. They have the advantage that they can be taken at any time and you usually get the results within four weeks. Students sit the exams in the classroom so no travel to an exam centre.

Course includes Maths, English and IT User  qualifications.
Starting September 2020 for 26 weeks.

Enrolment meetings start 20th July. Parents must attend with students and bring ID documents

Venues : Letchworth and Waltham Abbey
Start : W/C 14th September 2020 until Easter 2021
Duration : 26 weeks
Attendance : Three days each week
Age : 14 to 18
Postcode : Students home postcode must be either Essex, Bedford, Herts or Waltham Forest. (No London Postcodes)
Offered to Electively Home Educated students only, who are committed to attending all components of the course for the full 26 weeks.
There are no costs to parents, everything is provided including laptops and all exam fees are included. Exams are sat in the classroom when the student is ready. Course includes Maths, English, IT User, Work Skills (enterprise, team work, employability) and work experience.
Covid – 19 plans : Will be face to face unless lockdown is extended in which case it will be online. Social distancing guidelines will be applied.
To apply or express your interest, please complete the form below.

If you have any questions please contact

We will only collect data needed to qualify for the funding. By applying for a place you agree to AWE Club collecting your contact details and providing them to EM Skills for the administration of the course (GDPR requirements). 


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