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Functional Skills in English at Level 1 at Grimethorpe Activity Zone (GAZ)

Course description

The course builds on existing skills and knowledge and provides new skills and knowledge that can be applied to daily life and work situations.

Course content

The course will follow the relevant subject areas to enable the student to pass the Level 1 task based assessment  in English that will focus on speaking, listening and communication: reading and writing.

Entry requirements

Selection is by informal interview.


There will be a single task based test at the end of the programme.

Future opportunities

Ther will be opportunities to progress to higher levels of Functional Skills.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Grimethorpe Activity Zone (GAZ) directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Throughout the year
  • Duration: 10 weeks (45 guided learning hours)

Contact details

    • Contact name:
    • Johanna Stones
    • Contact telephone number:
    • 01226 713599
    • Email address: