Bespoke Training for Business

Are you interested in improving the English, Maths and ICT skills of the workforce?

Axia offer a range of bespoke, fully funded training courses to cater for the wider needs of industry, our flexible, user-friendly short or long courses of Functional Skills qualifications in Maths, English and ICT give learners in the workplace a practical grounding in how to apply skills to everyday situations, with a strong focus on problem solving. Talk to Axia about which skill set you are trying to develop for your staff and we will work with you to achieve this with the best possible approach.

Please contact us if you have a specific training need.

We deliver qualifications from Entry Level to Level 2. All qualifications are awarded by City and Guilds.

  • Functional Skills in Maths
  • Functional Skills in English
  • ESOL

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements, individuals will undertake a brief initial assessment so we can recommend the right starting level for them.

How Functional Skills can help your workforce

Functional Skills provide your workforce with essential knowledge, skills and understanding that will enable your staff to operate confidently, effectively and independently in life and work. A Functional Skills or ESOL Qualification can assist your employees to:

  • Communicate clearly with colleagues
  • Feel more self-confident
  • Improve spelling and grammar
  • Write fluently and accurately
  • Read and understand documents
  • Check bills and invoices are accurate
  • Write emails
  • Use internet search engines
  • Create spreadsheets
  • Learn to listen, read and write more effectively in a work atmosphere
  • Manage personal information such as monthly pay and holiday entitlement
  • Improve spoken and written skills for those whose first language isn’t English


All the learning takes place in the workplace at a time to suit both you and employee.