Functional Skills English (Blended Learning)



An accredited course which gives the opportunity to gain a nationally recognised qualification in English. Includes practice, tutor support and practical activities in aimed  to improve  reading, writing, spelling and grammar. The course uses traditional classroom and digital teaching methods.

The aim of the course is to enable learners to work towards an accredited English qualification up to Level 2 through a combination of in class and online (or blended) learning opportunities.

Learning objectives include:

  • Make relevant contributions to discussions
  • Present points of view clearly when speaking
  • Understand and use information contained in texts
  • Compose texts with some adaptations to the intended audience
  • Use correct punctuation
  • Use correct grammar

The course is open to learners (aged 19+) looking to gain an accredited qualification in English whilst improving their digital skills through embedded content.

The course will run weekly – every Tuesday – from 12th March to 18th June 2019

To enrol, please contact Julie Bird 07876567682 or email

Further information: Silver Street is 5 minutes walk from the central bus station and Pay & Display parking is available at The Galleries.


12 Mar 2019 - 18 Jun 2019


1:00 pm - 3:00 pm


The Station


Julie Bird
0117 903 9784