Most employers want to know you have skills in English and maths at a certain level (usually level 2). Our functional English and Maths courses will get you up to the required standard so that you can start applying for jobs. Then you can progress to a GCSE. This is essential for many jobs, as well as for further and higher education or training. Our courses will help you to develop a positive attitude and apply these subjects in the real world with confidence. At Totton College, learning is in small, informal groups and one-to-one sessions, so you can progress at your own pace without feeling pressured.

Full-time and accredited courses

English and maths

English (Functional Skills)


Maths (Functional Skills)


What will I learn?

Literacy and numeracy skills, depending on your level of ability, so that you are able to apply it to your daily life.

What can I do next?

With your qualification, you’ll be in a position to apply for many jobs. You can also do other courses at Totton College.