Youth Education Service


Youth Education Service
0117 9739744
YES Hide Market


YES Hide Market
Unit 3, Hide Market, West Street, Bristol, BS2 0BH


09 Jan 2020 - 16 Jul 2020


10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Functional Skills English

An opportunity for adults to gain a recognised Functional Skills qualification in English. The course will help students to improve their skills and confidence in reading, writing, speaking and listening as well as their ability to self-reflect and work with greater independence.

Learning objectives include:

  • Communicate and present information and opinions clearly on a range of topics
  • Follow and understand the main points within discussions
  •  Ask and answer questions with clarity and confidence
  • Understand and locate information when reading a range of texts
  • Improve knowledge of spelling, punctuation and grammar rules
  • Plan, draft and publish writing for a given audience and purpose
  • Edit and improve the layout and content of written work

This course is open to learners (aged 19+) who have few or no qualifications. A good standard of spoken English is necessary as this is not an ESOL Course.

The course will run weekly – every Thursday – from 9th January to 16 July 2020.

To enrol, please call 0117 9739744 or email

Further info – The venue is accessible via public transport. If you phone or email to book your place, a map and bus information can be sent to you. There is no parking on site.