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The college is open, and hygiene measures are in place to make the college as safe as it can be for our learners, staff and guests.
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New Courses & Support for Newton Rigg Students
From September 2021, we will be offering new courses in land-based studies & uniformed public services and are accepting Newton Rigg applications for the second year of study in four course areas.
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6:30pm - 8:30pm
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English & Maths

Helping everyone to live, learn and work successfully.

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Course Overview

All students are able to undertake Functional Skills at a level appropriate to them. Levels available are Entry 2, 3, Level 1, Level 2. You will work on your own and in small groups within a relaxed and supportive atmosphere. A wide range of materials will be used and related as much as possible to your life experience.

Adult Maths:
You will develop maths skills including:

- Using a calculator efficiently
- Ways to multiply
- Fractions
- Percentages
- Charts and graphs
- Metric measures
- Statistics

Functional Skills Maths Assessment: One exam.

Exams are either on-line or paper based at an appropriate level.

Entry Requirements

An interview and initial assessment will be completed prior to starting on the course to establish the level you are working at.

After Your Course

The workshops will develop your employability and transferable skills, which will be useful for all career paths.

Join us at our next

Open Evening

5 May 2021 16:00 – 20:00