NCFE Functional Skills Qualification In English At Entry Level 1

Are you ready to enhance your English skills and unlock new opportunities in life, learning, and work? At Trent Education Centre, we offer the NCFE Functional Skills Qualification in English at Entry Level 1, a program designed to empower you with essential English language abilities for everyday life and future endeavours.


The primary aim of this qualification is to equip learners with the English skills needed to make the most of their lives, education, and careers. In a rapidly changing world, effective communication is key, and this course is tailored to provide the foundation for that crucial ability.

Progression Opportunities

While Entry Level 1 focuses on foundational skills, it’s an essential step for those aiming to progress through higher Entry Levels and eventually reach Level 1 and beyond. These skills are invaluable for everyday life and provide a solid foundation for further language development.

Program Learning Outcomes

Throughout this course, you will:

  • Develop basic reading skills to understand simple texts and instructions.
  • Enhance your writing abilities to complete forms and write short messages.
  • Improve your spoken English to communicate in familiar situations.


Speaking, Listening and CommunicationYes

Why Trent?

Qualified Teachers: Our teachers hold recognised and relevant teaching and assessment qualifications and are experienced in teaching the subject to adults. They will find out about your individual needs and make sure that you are able to get the best out of the course.

Individual Focus: At Trent Education Centre, we believe in the power of individual attention. Our teaching and support staff will assess your needs and monitor your development throughout the course.  We will provide you with extra support if needed. We won’t treat you like a face in the crowd, but an individual with unique learning needs and interests.

Do you have more questions?

Contact us

Trent Education Centre,
2.3 Clarendon Park,


How to Apply

Tell us a little about yourself and we’ll help with the rest. Our convenient online application tool only takes 10 minutes to complete.

After you submit your application, an admissions representative will contact you and will help you to complete the process.

We will let you know if your application is successful.  If it is, you can enrol into the course and start studying.


Are you ready to take the next step toward your future career?