Functional Skills

Fully Funded FREE Courses

Free Maths and English

City and Guilds Functional Skills qualifications

EM Skills Move Forward Programme

Apply now for Easter 2020 courses (pending funding approval) 

I am pleased to invite Electively Home Educated teenagers to apply now for Free, Fully Funded courses starting Easter 2020 at various locations in Hertfordshire and Essex. These courses are subject to funding approval so won’t be confirmed until nearer the time. There are limited places available on each course, so please complete the form below to apply or express your interest in a place and I will contact you to offer an induction and enrolment interview nearer the time. Parents must attend interviews with their child. All resources are provided including laptops. Your child will be taught by qualified teachers. Courses are relaxed, supportive and accesible to all Home Educated families. It is a lovely environment especially for teens who are anxious or teens who are struggling to get to GCSE levels.

All courses include Maths and English Functional Skills qualifications.
Starting Easter 2020 for 12 weeks if funding is approved.
No costs for parents.
All exam fees are included.
Exams are sat in the classroom when the student is ready. 
Supporting Home Educated 14 to 18 year olds

Do you have a 14 to 18 year old who is interested in any of the above and would like to take Maths and English Functional Skills.

These programmes have been designed for 14-18 year olds who want the opportunity to gain useful Functional Skills qualifications in English and Maths. Young people will be encouraged to develop useful skills in a supportive and friendly environment and achieve worthwhile qualifications!

All programmes include Maths, English and Employability skills. Courses are expected to be 12 weeks of either 2 or 3 days each week.

Teens must not be already registered at school or college or on an apprenticeship.

Previous students are welcome to return if they wish to take the exams for the next level (dependant on funding).

To apply or express your interest, please complete the form below

Please complete this form if you would like to apply or express your interest for a Fully Funded Place on EM Skills courses. Funding provided by Education and Skills Funding Agency.

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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