Coronavirus Update

Eastleigh College has moved to online learning, as such campuses are closed to the vast majority of learners. The College remains open (including over the Easter holiday period) for 16-18 learners of key workers, and those learners with an Education, Health and Care Plan (EHCP). However, for both categories, learners are asked to stay at home where it is safe to do so. Consistent with public health advice, learners and staff are asked to follow public health guidance and the steps outlined via the 'read more' button.

Functional Skills

All students will work towards gaining valuable Functional Skills qualifications, which include:

  • Communication
  • Application of Number
  • Information Technology

As an independent qualification, Functional Skills can be studied at a levels 1-5, enabling students to concentrate on their strengths and choose the level appropriate to their needs. As well as providing valuable skills for employment, Functional Skills carry additional UCAS points for university entry. The number of points awarded is dependent on the Functional Skills level achieved in each subject.