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Skillsfirst Functional Skills ICT


Legacy Functional Skills qualifications for ICT levels 1 & 2 are now closed for registration.


Functional Skills ICT Levels 1 and 2 (FSI01, FSI02) - final assessment and certification dates


The final date for onscreen Functional Skills ICT Levels 1 and 2 exams is Friday 3rdJune 2022.


Please note, learners have a maximum of four opportunities to take onscreen exams during the period 1st August 2020 - 3rd June 2022 (this does not include any failed attempts prior to these dates).


As previously advised, due to a significant decrease in demand, we no longer offer paper-based assessments for these qualifications, but will consider reasonable adjustments on a case-by-case basis.


The final certification date for these qualifications is Friday 15thJuly 2022. Skillsfirst are not permitted to certificate any learners after this date.


Please ensure anyone involved in the delivery of ICT Functional Skills is aware of these timescales, including assessors, tutors, invigilators and administrators.


Functional Skills qualifications in information and communication technology (ICT) assess three interrelated skills areas:


Guided Learning Hours (GLH) for FSI01 and FSI02 are 45


Total Qualification Time (TQT) for FSI01 and FSI02 is 50 hours

Qualification number

Qualification title

Qualification reference

Qualification registration status


Functional Skills ICT Level 1




Functional Skills ICT Level 2



relatedDoc_small.png Related Documents:
 Skillsfirst Functional Skills Handbook ICT Levels 1 & 2



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Skillsfirst ICT Levels 1 & 2 Closed for registrations

Staff Competency

Instructions for Conducting Controlled Assessments

Invigilation Guidance for ICT Exams