Functional Skills Level 1 Bundle

English and Maths are the building blocks to a successful life and form the basis from which other skills are built. Functional Skills blends these blocks with practical scenarios to teach you real skills you’ll use every day. They’re a practical and accessible way get the grades that take your career to the next level. Similar to an NVQ Level 1, attain your Functional Skills English and Maths Level 1 by taking advantage of our affordably priced bundle. Two courses to start your learning journey. A £95 reduction in course fees when you enrol today.

Functional Skills Level 1 Bundle

An ideal package for new learners or those looking to enhance or refresh their basic English and Maths. Impress any employer by developing the essential literacy and numeracy skills across eight key areas:

  • Speaking
  • Listening
  • Communication
  • Reading
  • Writing
  • Representation
  • Analysis
  • Interpretation

As we revealed before, Functional Skills was designed with the real world and post-study life in mind. It aims to give you a solid grounding in English and Maths, yes, but also skills you’ll use after Oxbridge. For example, the ability to understand technical letters, fill out tricky forms, or organise your finances. Like having three strings on one bow, you get the English, Maths, and Practical skills you need succeed.

Our Functional Skills Level 1 bundle offers you:

The fastest route to gaining Level 1 certification. Save 16% on your course fees by enrolling on the two qualifications necessary for starting your journey to success. This bundle includes the following:

Remember, Functional Skills Level 1 prepares you for those important next steps in life. So, get in touch if you’re looking for this unique entry point into English and Maths. With a large reduction in fee, why not take advantage today. Learn from home. Be more!

Already got your Level 1? Then jump right on to our Functional Skills Level 2 Bundle to further boost your skills.

Functional Skills develops the work-related, problem-solving and situational skills you need to succeed in the real world.
A formal qualification

This course is a formally recognised RQF qualification and is recognised throughout the UK, Europe and beyond.

Affordable price plans

We’ll find a way to make this course fit in to your budget.

Unlimited Tutor Support ™

Get as much help as you want from your personal course tutor via phone and email.

Awarding body: NCFE CACHE
Our course ref: B011

CACHE stands for the Council for Awards in Care, Health and Education, and are the leading specialist Awarding Organisation for the Care and Education Sector.

Study Hours

It takes around 90 hours to complete the two courses in this bundle.

Course Duration

You have up to 12 months in total to complete this course but on average takes learners around 4-6 months to complete.  Don’t worry if you go over the twelve months though, we can organise an extension to your course for a small fee, which also extends your unlimited tutor support.

Study Method

This is a distance learning, paper-based course. Throughout this course, you may be expected to complete assignments, essays, research projects, presentations, video/audio recordings, and practical learning sessions to meet the requirements of your course. This information will be included in your study pack detailing exactly what you need to do to accomplish your goals as a student.


There are six units of study across both courses. You will undertake a range of practice papers, which will lead to, with the approval of your teacher, a wave of final examinations: three for English and one for Maths. The English exams relate to Reading, Writing, and Speaking and Listening. The Maths will be a 2-hour examination. To successfully complete this bundle, you’ll receive unlimited tutor support and guidance on your journey.

Course Outcomes

At the end of this course, successful learners will be awarded two formal qualifications by NCFE CACHE.  The training courses have been designed specifically to meet the needs of learners who prefer to study from home. You can read more about NCFE here.

Additional Information
Level 1
Entry requirements
There are no formal entry requirements for this course, however, it is recommended that you have an intermediate ability to read and write English.
Section 1
Functional Skills Maths Level 1

You’ll study everything contained in Functional Skills Maths Level 1

You will have access to your personal tutor, via email and telephone, who will mark your assignments and guide you through the course. In addition, you will be supplied with a comprehensive Study Guide which will help you through the study and assessment process. Your personal tutor will be highly experienced in their subject area and qualified to teach.

You don’t need any prior skills in the subject area to start.  However, as with all of our courses, we recommend a reasonable level of English reading and writing ability.

We provide all the specially written learning materials you require to study this course at home. The course fee also includes tutor support for 12 months.

You will receive everything you need to complete this course within the study pack we send to you.

Yes. You will undertake a range of practice papers, which will lead to, with the approval of your teacher, a wave of final examinations: three for English and one for Maths. The English exams relate to Reading, Writing, and Speaking and Listening. The Maths will be a 2-hour examination.

That’s fine, this course can be studied anywhere and is completed by submitting Tutor marked assignments (TMAs).

Please check our FAQs section or Contact Us, we are happy to answer any questions you have.

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