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Keywords e.g. warehousing
Qualification Code e.g. 600/5640/X
Keywords e.g. warehousing
Unit Code e.g. Y/505/4889
Open Awards Unit ID e.g. CBF498
Keywords e.g. warehousing
Open Awards Unit Code e.g. UA33ART12
Open Awards Unit ID e.g. CBF521

Functional Skills in English at Entry Levels

Open Awards Functional Skills Qualifications in English at Entry Level 1, 2 and 3 provide a platform to further achievement and learning through the development of fundamental, applied skills.

The Open Awards Functional Skills in English aim to ensure learners have confident skills in:

  • Speaking, listening and communication
  • Reading
  • Writing

The assessments are externally developed by Open Awards, internally marked by your tutors, and are designed to be based on real life contexts such as:

  • Work and education
  • Community, citizenship and environment
  • Family, home and social issues

Below is an extract from the Open Awards sample assessment papers for Functional Skills in English at Entry Levels.

The full sample assessment papers are only available to existing Open Awards centres. If your centre is already working with Open Awards, please click here to be taken to the secure portal. You will find the Functional Skills sample assessment papers in the drop-down documents menu. Please email us at info@openawards.org.uk or call 0151 494 2072 if you have any questions.

If your centre isn't currently working with Open Awards, don't worry! You can register your interest in the Functional Skills qualifications by clicking here and completing the New Business Enquiry form, or email us at info@openawards.org.uk or call 0151 494 2072

Functional Skills Sample Paper Extracts
Open Awards Functional Skills Qualifications in English at Entry Level