Functional Skills: discover new materials and approaches to support teaching and learning - maths and English webinar
A limited number of free places are offered on this course. Please see the 'Upcoming' section above for current availability. Free places are offered to ensure greater diversity on our courses, so to qualify you must either:
- Work in an organisation in one of the 12 opportunity areas (Blackpool, Bradford, Derby, Doncaster, Fenland and East Cambridgeshire, Hastings, Ipswich, Norwich, Oldham, Scarborough, Stoke, West Somerset)
- Work in an organisation with an annual turnover of less than £500,000
- Consider yourself to have a disability
- Come from a Black, Asian or minority ethnic (BAME) background
You must also agree to be contacted by our evaluation team.
To book a free place find a course that has free places remaining and book as normal. At the payments stage of the booking you will be asked to tell us which of the three criteria you meet and then click on the 'recalculate' button to reduce the cost of the booking to zero.
If, for whatever reason, you are unable to attend, please advise us at least one week before the course takes place. This will allow us to offer the free place to someone else who works in the FE sector, so they can take advantage of this offer.
SET members are entitled to an exclusive 15% discount off this ETF professional development course.
Find out more about SET membership on the Society for Education and Training (SET) website.
Who is this for?
- Functional Skills tutors
- Vocational tutors and assessors involved in embedded support
- Learning support assistants.
This webinar will introduce you to the purpose, content and structure of the new Functional Skills maths and English subject materials.
You will have the knowledge and confidence to:
- introduce the purpose, content and structure of the new FS maths & English subject materials
- highlight some of the key principles and teaching approaches that underpin the materials
- suggest some useful links for further reading
- help you make the most of the materials if you are planning to work through them on your own
- help you make the most of the one day or two CPD programmes
90 minute webinar.
You should be teaching or supporting maths and/or English skills development.