Functional Skills English Level 2


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Approximately 100 hours of study required

A Distance Learning Course is the ideal way to gain a qualification without having the worry of trying to fit your studies around your everyday life. You can complete your studies in your own time and we are on hand seven days a week to help you plan your future.

Course Description

If you are looking for an English Level 2 Functional Skills qualification for College, University or employment, then this is the course for you.

Many colleges and Universities require a Functional Skills Level 2 English qualification in order for you to progress onto certain courses and with this in mind, we have now made it possible for students to gain this valuable qualification through distance learning, enabling you to study wherever you want at your own pace.

Not only that, this qualification will provide employers with confidence in your abilities and skills. You'll be one step ahead!

This home study online Functional Skills English Level 2 course enables you to improve your understanding of English, with the support of our experienced and friendly tutors. Your student portal will also give you access to useful English video tutorials together with other resources that will make learning easy.

Please Note: Students will be required to arrange and pay for their examination at an approved centre. We can provide an extensive list of these centres for you.

You will have access to the Student Portal 24 hours a day and this online English Level 2 course will take you approximately 100 hours to complete. You will also receive unlimited Tutor support to ensure you achive your goals.

Previous Knowledge Required

You do not need any prior learning knowledge or experience to take this home study course. This course is openly available to anyone who wishes to take part in a highly rewarding home study course, although you would be expected to have a reasonable standard of literacy.

You have the freedom to start the course at any time and continue your studies at your own pace for a period of up to 12 months from initial registration with the full support of your Tutor.


You will receive course materials together with dedicated Tutor Support for 12 months. All assignments are marked by one of our professional Tutors who will offer regular feedback and guide you through your course.

You will be provided with the telephone number for your dedicated Student Support Team who will be available for any other queries that you may have whilst completing your course. You can be assured that you will receive unlimited support for your home study course, so there is no need to struggle or feel isolated during your studies.


In order to complete the Functional Skills English Level 2 certificate, you must sit an examination at an approved centre.


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This will involve getting used to reading different kinds of texts and pinpointing ideas and details. You will be able to compare texts, selecting relevant information with the use of tables.

You will learn how to summarise information gaining an understanding of the purpose of text and how writers communicate meaning. You will also learn how to respond to texts.

Speaking, listening and communication

This will help you gain the valuable skill of taking part in discussions and making effective presentations.


Before writing, you will learn to think about your audience and determine the purpose of your writing. Planning is key and you will practice organising your writing so that you are ready to write formal letters, a briefing paper, make a convincing argument and write a report.

Awarding Organisation

At the end of this course successful learners will achieve Functional Skills Level 2. The awarding body will depend on the examination centre you choose.



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Learn Now Distance Learning College
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Telephone:  0800 160 1556

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