The reformed Functional Skills qualifications in mathematics Levels 1 and 2 were available for first teaching from 1st September 2019.
To achieve the Skillsfirst Level 1 Functional Skills Qualification in Mathematics, learners must successfully pass one mandatory unit (an on-screen or paper-based exam). The exam is split into two sections, in Section A calculators are not permitted, in Section B calculators are permitted. Scientific calculators are not permitted.
Sample assessment materials can be accessed by selecting the links below:
Please be aware that these are currently in draft format and are undergoing Ofqual's technical evaluation, therefore are subject to change.