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Entry Level 2 Maths Skills

Course content

The Entry Level 2 Maths Skills course will focus on numeracy skills that are used in everyday life.

Assessment of progress will be in the form of paper based exams that are internally assessed.


  • Understanding whole numbers and recognise number sequences, including odd and even numbers
  • Solving problems using addition, subtraction and using times tables
  • Use simple scales and measures for weights and distance
  • Find quarters of shapes and numbers
  • Use measurements for activities which include using time and money
  • Names and properties of 2D and 3D shapes
  • Handling data from interpreting tables and  charts

Who is the course for?

  • People aged 16 – 18
  • People aged up to 24 who declare a disability and have an EHC Plan
  • Adults aged 19+

Entry requirements

To start on this course you need to show at Initial Assessment that this is a suitable level for your current skills. You will be asked to complete a diagnostic assessment to confirm that this is the correct level.


  • Entry Level 3 in Maths Skills