Functional Skills Maths Level 2 Exam

Us here at the Ilkley Tuition look to help all of those who wish to to take a functional skills exam. Including students and adults alike! The services we offer here also include assisting those who are looking to book their Functional Skills Maths Level 2 Exam. This exam will help those who, for whatever reason, were not able to receive a grade C/4 in Maths. By passing the exam they will receive an equivalent qualification, allowing access to University Courses, as well as other course routes including.


The Functional Skills Maths Level 2 Exam itself is made up of 2 sections, these are:

  • Non calculator paper (30 minutes)

  • Calculator paper (1 hour 30 minutes)

And includes many topics that you will have to be prepared for, including topics like using numbers and common measures, dealing with shapes and spaces, as well as the handling of information and data. Each paper will vary so its best to be prepared for all scenarios, that's where we at Ilkley Tuition come in! We will tutor you in these subjects so you can ensure you are prepared for your maths exam.


Don’t worry if you fail the first time! The Functional Skills Maths Level 2 Exam offers the option to purchase resits in the situation where you fail. While not the most ideal situation, it means you will get a 2nd, or even a 3rd chance at getting the qualification you need. If you continue to struggle you can always come to us for tutoring services to increase your chances of passing.


While most of the major exam boards offer Functional Skills Maths Level 2 Exams, you have to book the exam through a registered exam center. Most only deal with 1 exam board, but the center we recommend deals with 3! Offering more choice of which exam board you will take your exam with. With the amount of pros and cons for each exam board, this will give you the option of easily finding the right exam for you. These pros and cons include:

  • Speed of booking

  • Speed of results

  • Ease of exam set up

  • Exam date availability


Us here at the Ilkley Tuition can help if you're looking for support with professional exam tutoring, or even if you just need help with the exam booking!

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