English and maths qualifications

We’ve developed a comprehensive package of over 100 flexible English and maths qualifications which allow you to tailor your programmes of study to meet your learners’ individual needs.

These qualifications are live now and eligible for funding!

Our suite of qualifications provides clear progression routes from Entry Level 1 through to Level 2 and on to GCSE and Level 2 Functional Skills. English and maths now form an even more important part of the curriculum.

Check out our framework document

View our suite of English qualifications

View our suite of maths qualifications

There’s more!

To help support you in the assessment of the English and maths qualifications, we’ve provided FREE sample assessment papers. The papers can be used to assess learners, provide them with feedback and help to ‘plug the gaps’ in their learning to build up evidence within their portfolio. The sample assessment packs (including Mark Scheme) are available to download below. 

English level 1

English level 2

Maths level 1

Maths level 2 

Free Learning Resources

NCFE is pleased to work with ForSkills to offer all NCFE customers FREE resources when you sign up to deliver NCFE maths and English qualifications.

Who are ForSkills?

ForSkills is a well-established e-learning business offering a complete range of diagnostic assessments and learning resources to many of the best known training organisations in the country. Their initial assessment and diagnostic tool is available both offline and online to offer truly flexible and interactive testing.

What do ForSkills offer?

FREE access to ForSkills’ diagnostics and interactive learning resources.

FREE access to the ForSkills eportfolio system, cited as being an excellent tracking tool by Ofsted.

Access to the ForSkills powerful online management tool designed to store, update and manage a learner’s Individual Skills Plan (e-ISP). The e-ISP forms a key part of the learning experience and can be used to set targets, record learner reviews, track students’ performance and record evidence of achievement - helping to support every learner on their route to achieving their qualifications.

Where can you find the resources?

For more information about how to access the resources, visit our English and maths resources page.

Sign Up!

To make things easier for you, you will automatically gain approval to deliver all of the English or maths qualifications when you are approved by us to deliver any one of the qualifications within that subject area. This means that you only need to apply once for maths and once for English. 

For further information or to register for our Maths and English qualifications, contact your dedicated Customer Support Assistant on 0191 239 8000, or apply online for approval.