At bksb, we have updated all of our Functional Skills content to meet the reformed standards. We will also support our clients with a range of free webinars, events and information to ensure you are completely ready from September 2019. So, rest-assured that with bksb you are completely covered for the reforms.
The reformed Functional Skills came into force in September 2019, with a transitional period of one year. bksb have created new Functional Skills courses written to the standards.
There are considerable changes to the content, with new content being added and some content being removed. Some of the content has moved levels and elements of GCSE have been added.
The levels will change with the reform: Level 1 will be more like a Level 1½ and Level 2 will be more like a Level 2½. The following table shows how the levels are aligned with the national curriculum key stages: