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GCSE

We offer Functional Skills classes from Entry 1 to Level 1 and GCSE. These courses are free of charge and can help you gain confidence to progress to a higher level in education or work.
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Pre Entry/Entry

Attendance - Part-time
Duration - Various
Start date - Various
Where -
2 Locations
Pioneer Higher Skills Centre
Huddersfield Centre

Course Overview

Classes focus on further developing your reading and writing skills. You will also develop confidence in speaking with/to others and preparing presentations.

Exams happen at several points in the year.
We offer courses in college and at various community venues throughout North and South Kirklees. Classes run at different times of the day including evenings, and you can start at different times in the year, although the last date for enrolment for GCSE is in November.

Please book an initial assessment to find out more and reserve a place.
Classes focus on further developing your reading and writing skills. You will also develop confidence in speaking with/to others and preparing presentations.

Exams happen at several points in the year.
We offer courses in college and at various community venues throughout North and South Kirklees. Classes run at different times of the day including evenings, and you can start at different times in the year, although the last date for enrolment for GCSE is in November.

Please book an initial assessment to find out more and reserve a place.

Core Skills Gained:

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