Functional Skills

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FREE tuition and qualification for Functional Skills Level 2 in English and Mathematics

We are again offering FREE functional skills courses for members. Click here to read about the success of our last course.

This is available to any member who does not have a GCSE or equivalent in English and Mathematics and wants to enter a higher education course, including the LAS Paramedic Program.

  • Times/Sessions between 4-6 hours, morning and afternoon
  • Time scales – Up to a maximum of 45 hours teaching, though to complete ASAP depending on individual learners requirements
  • Sessions – Classroom based with a teacher for facilitating and assistance. Further learning is available using iPads
  • Initial Assessment – Classroom based to find initial level and future learning required
  • Up to 6 hours FS, however if a learner only requires one subject, they need only attend one of the sessions
  • Expectations – Exams to be taken for a level 2 functional skills in English and/or numeracy as soon as individual learner is ready, up to 45 hours learning
  • Location: UNISON HQ, Euston Road, NW1
  • Dates — Starts from 24 April 2020 for 17 weeks

To get more information and apply for this FREE tuition opportunity just contact our branch Education Officer.

Mark Belkin

LAS UNISON Branch, Friern Barnet Ambulance Station

Tel: 020 8206 9110


Only available for a limited time, so please apply now!




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