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City & Guilds Functional Skills

GCSE or GCSE equivalent qualifications in Maths and English are required for higher education and employment. Functional skills is a GCSE equivalent qualification that City & Guilds functional skills exam board offer in Maths, IT and English. City & Guilds is one of the largest exam boards that provides approved exams by the UK government for you. These exams are accepted by employers and Universities since they are regulated by Ofqual. However, if you are looking to undertake a teacher training course, some providers don’t accept functional skills, therefore check the provider before booking in your exam.

To take a City & Guilds functional skills exam, you can book it through MME functional skills service and choose between sitting it at your local testing centre or online in your own home. MME provides practice papers and resources to help you prepare for the functional skills exam. You can contact MME to help book your City & Guilds functional skills exam and get more information about the functional skills exam. If you want a tutor to help you, York Private Tutors will help you apply your knowledge to exam questions and help with any gaps of knowledge you have. We are here to help you overcome any challenges before sitting the exam.


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