Functional Skills English Level 2 Online Exam

Functional Skills English Level 2 Online Exam

Do you need a GCSE English qualification or equivalent? The Pass Functional Skills English Level 2 Online Exam is universally accepted by course providers and employers that request English level 2 or a GCSE equivalent.

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  • Take the Exam at Home With Online Invigilation - Fastest Results Guaranteed!
  • Online Course Option - Exceptional Pass Rates - 1 Free Resit Included
  • Booked through our partner site - Pass Functional Skills
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Online Functional Skills English Level 2 Exam

Take your online Functional Skills English Level 2 Exam through our partner site, Pass Functional Skills. Many learners sit the functional skills English exam to either gain access onto a course or to improve employment chances. Through Pass Functional Skills, you can book and sit the exam online in the comfort of your own home.

Timings – Select your date and time or ‘choose date later’ if you want to access the mock exams and guidance but aren’t sure of a date yet.
Set Up – On the day of your exam you will be emailed by the invigilator who will get you set up with the exam and take you through the entire process.
Invigilation – The exam will be invigilated over video and can be taken anywhere that has a reliable internet connection and suitable environment, most people take the exam from home!
Results – Results are processed quickly and are followed up with a certificate if you are successful.

City & Guilds or Open awards

Your Functional Skills exam will be either be with City and Guilds or Open awards.
– Both Exam boards follow the exam same curriculum and have the same format and requirements.
– Both exams are taken online in the comfort of your own home.
– Both exams boards offer Ofqual regulated qualifications and are recognised GCSE equivalents
If you have a strong preference for one exam board, you must email in your request when contacted after your purchase. City & Guilds and Open awards are leaders in functional skills qualifications, enhancing employment prospects and helping more people gain access to higher educations courses.

Online Functional Skills English Course

The Pass Functional Skills functional skills English level 2 course covers all the key skills needed to pass the exam. Each course contains:

– Expert revision videos teaching you the key parts of the of each topic.

– Instant feedback for all topics.

– Practice questions to test your understanding of the topic.

– Online exams for each topic to test your knowledge and apply it to a situation.

The functional skills course is applicable to all major exam boards including: AQA, City and Guilds, Future Quals, Highfield IQ, NCFE, NOCN, OCR, Open Awards, Pearson (Edexcel) and Skillsfirst.

Functional Skills Facebook Support Group

Are you stuck on a question? Do you want to get some advice from other functional skills learners? Why not take a look at the dedicated Functional Skills Facebook support group


Facebook Support Group

Frequently Asked Questions

Book directly through this page and one of our team members will email you with further guidance notes and revision materials to help you prepare for the exam.

Your functional skills exam result will be processed and a certificate provided if you have been successful, within 1-3 weeks of you taking the exam. If you need the result sooner, we can write a letter for you to explain that the exam has been taken and you are waiting for a test result and most of the time course providers and employers are understanding of this.

Yes, the level 2 English qualification is a GCSE equivalent. You can get more information on GCSE Equivalent qualifications from this page.

The pass mark can vary from test to test. The more difficult the exam the lower the pass mark.

If your course provider or prospective employer has asked for a functional skills English level 2 qualification then yes our exam result will definitely be accepted.

We do offer resits at a reduced rate. As far as we know, we are the only provider to offer cheaper resits and a support service to help you to pass. Hopefully with our support you will pass first time and won’t need to resit. 

The amount of time allocated for each assessment is:
– Reading: 1 hour
– Writing: 1 hour
– Speaking, Listening and Communicating: 30 minutes.

Therefore the total time required for the functional skills English exam is 2 hours and 30 minutes.

Shipping / Delivery Information

All items are shipped using Royal Mail. For our standard shipping option, this means you should receive your items within 2-3 working days for all UK orders. International shipping varies depending on the country but usually takes between 5-10 working days.

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  1. The level 2 functional skills online exams are only tricky if you have not done the work. I tried to pass without doing anything and had to resit but after a few days of looking over the course and past papers I knew what to expect and passed them easily the second time round

  2. Had to pass this to get into Uni as I never did the GCSE. Relieved and can move on with my life!

  3. Very happy with the service and support I had with my level 2 English exams. Doing them online is much easier than I thought

  4. MME really helped with my functional skills English exams and preparation for them

    Jermaine - Functional Skills English Level 2 Online Exam (verified owner)
  5. I had an excellent experience sitting the exam and getting the results as early as possible. The whole team supported me with any request during the entire process. I have nothing but the best to say!

    Ioanna Christina Petsa - Functional Skills English Level 2 Online Exam (verified owner)
  6. I did my functional skills English level 2 exam online and at home. THis made it so much easier to prepare for and a lot less stress. I would recommend the mme service to anyone needing to pass English

    Jordan K - Functional Skills English Level 2 Online Exam (verified owner)
  7. I will recommend to friends and others working in the NHS as this has helped me to apply to jobs at a higher band and the staff were very supportive.

  8. Charles was amazing help, entire team is very responsive and I find their course challenging but very useful. The course material provided is very useful and effective to handle the pressure of exam. Reading, writing and speaking, all were easy once you prepare yourself. I am awaiting the result now, it’s almost been 2 weeks now. Let’s hope I can pass it. I will highly recommend them .

  9. Got me into Nursing my dream career hank you soooooooo much!

  10. Good exam service and help provided. I found the writing exam the hardest but managed to pass my resit. Speaking exam is fine and reading not too bad either

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