FreshSteps provides a mathematical environment in which a pupil may reach his or her maximum levels of achievement and understanding. Students are helped to develop an appreciation and enjoyment of mathematics as a subject, thus enabling future progression in the subject. Facilities are designed to support an interactive approach to mathematic, this includes the use of ICT which is a strong feature in the math’s department. 

Students will follow Functional Skills levels 1 – 2 or GCSE specifications for the AQA examination board, depending on their ability and AQA Unit Award Scheme certificates. 

Additionally, students at students can follow Maths related AQA Unit Award Scheme certificates. The unit award scheme allows students who are low/medium ability to prepare for GCSE or to gain skills for independence.