NCFE Entry Level 1 Functional Skills Qualification in Mathematics
- Preparation for Life and Work
- Entry Level 1
- Minimum entry age
Important: This reformed Functional Skills qualification has completed Ofqual’s technical evaluation process. Registrations and assessment bookings are now available. You can use the below support materials, including schemes of work, to help you plan and prepare for teaching and delivery.
About this qualification:
The purpose of Functional Skills Mathematics Entry Level qualifications are to demonstrate a sound grasp of the underpinning skills and basics of mathematical skills appropriate to the level, and the ability to apply mathematical thinking to solve simple problems in familiar situations.
Who is it suitable for?
For learners looking to become confident in their use of fundamental mathematical knowledge and skills.
Functional Skills qualifications support learners to demonstrate their understanding by applying their knowledge and skills to solve simple mathematical problems or carry out simple tasks.
There are no pre-entry requirements for this qualification and no minimum age requirement has been set for registration.
The controlled assessment is divided into 2 sections:
• Section A: The non-calculator section
• Section B: The calculator section
Regulations for the Conduct of Controlled Assessment
Qualification Specific Instructions for Delivery
Reasonable Adjustments and Special Considerations Policy
Direct Claim Status (DCS)
Contextualised Assessment Request Form
Department for Education Subject Content for Maths
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