Improve your English

Our free 'Improve your English' course for 16+ year olds is ideal if you don't have GCSEs in English, or you got below a grade D when you first sat the exams. Once complete, you could:

  • Progress on to higher level study
  • Gain employment or a promotion
  • Help with your children's homework
  • Gain confidence

What topics/modules are covered?

  • Develop reading skills
  • Improve spelling
  • Improve writing skills
  • Punctuation
  • Develop communication skills

What are the entry requirements?

  • There are no formal entry requirements for this course, but we do ask that you attend every class and that you are committed to achieving the qualification.

What can I do if I complete this course?

  • GCSE English
  • A College course
  • Apprenticeship

What qualification will I gain?

Functional Skills in English.

Start date

Start dates throughout the year, and available during the day or evening.


Course duration is dependent upon individual skills



Terms, Conditions and Disclaimer

We reserve the right to make changes and improvements to the provision of courses and other details. There are minimum numbers of students required for each course to run. Should there be insufficient numbers to run a particular course, then every effort will be made to enrol you on a similar, appropriate course.

Last modified on Thursday, 03 May 2018 08:08