Want to help learners acquire essential digital skills to use in their workplace?

Want to provide digital skills for everyday life?

Want to enable anyone of any age to gain basic digital skills?


BCS are currently working on the new Digital Functional Skills qualifications that will be launching in August 2023. These will replace the existing Functional Skills in ICT.

Our assessment strategy, qualification specifications and sample assessment materials are currently being reviewed by Ofqual.


Key Points:

• Available at Entry Level 3 and Level 1
• One assessment per qualification
• Knowledge and practical skills tested
• Online testing
• Automated marking
• Pass/fail
• Resits possible
• Available on a range of devices including chromebooks


Why BCS?

As the digital specialists, BCS are committed to ensuring everyone has access to basic skills to live and work in the digital age. We’ll support you with webinars and help you market these courses to your customers and work with you to ensure the smooth delivery of these programmes


Who are these available to?

The Digital Functional Skills qualifications will be available to learners aged 16+

What’s happening to the current Functional Skills Qualifications in ICT?

The Entry 3 and Level 1 Digital Functional Skills qualifications will replace the existing Functional Skills Qualifications in ICT from August 2023. 

Do we have to be a BCS Approved Training Provider to work with you?

You do, yes. Partnering with us is easy – we support you throughout the accreditation process and beyond with a dedicated account manager to guide you through every stage of the process and answer your questions. We have multiple exam formats to suit your business. There’s also a quarterly training provider forum. Request a call back from our team below.

Are you ready? Let's talk

Get in touch on +44 (0)1793 417445 or request a callback to find out how our qualifications could strengthen your digital literacy agenda