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Level 1 Maths Skills

Course content

The Entry Level 3 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 Numbers
  • Understanding and Using Fractions
  • Understanding and Using Decimals
  • Understanding and Using Percentages
  • Measure: Time and Temperature
  • Understanding Length, Weight and Capacity

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.


  • Level 2 Maths Skills