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Free Functional Skills Diagnostic Assessment

When looking into which level of Functional Skills exam would be best for you, you will have a difficult choice to make. As you will have to take both your knowledge level and the type of qualification you require into consideration.


Here at Ilkley Tuition, we want to ensure that you make the best-informed choice possible. To accomplish this, we would highly recommend the functional skills diagnostic assessment. This is a free tool created by Pass Functional Skills. Who is one of the biggest distributors of the Functional Skills exams. Based on the curriculum for the FS exams, this tool consists of a short test created to measure your knowledge against what could appear in the exam. Helping you to work out which of the 2 levels will be best for you.


However, if the functional skills diagnostic tests for maths and English does say that you are best suited to the Functional Skills Level 1 exams. You will need to consider that the qualification is worth the equivalent of a passing grade in a primary school degree. Compared to level 2, which is worth a pass in a GCSE subject. Therefore, we would recommend considering how much your skills could improve through revision and think about taking Level 2 instead.


If you are still unsure about the functional skills diagnostic assessment. Then you can also be assured that out of all the tests available, the one we recommended provides you with a second opportunity. This is to see how far your knowledge has progressed during your revision. By taking the test numerous times before your exam date, it will be able to measure how much you have improved.


At Ilkley Tuition, we want to ensure that we also provide helpful and correct information to ensure that you make the best-infornmed choice possible. If you still have a question or want to enquire about our 1-to-1 tuition services, then get in contact with us today!


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