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English courses

See our free English courses for adults from beginner up to GCSE level
Course enrolments

Due to May bank holidays, and exams taking place in the gym and dance studio during the summer term, some course dates and class sessions may vary.

Why study English

We offer online courses at Level 1 and GCSE.  Find out what you need to take an online course.

Studying English can help you to:

  • improve your reading, writing and speaking skills

  • feel more confident

  • develop basic IT skills

  • get a qualification

  • develop study skills

  • enter further education, training or employment.

Why study with us

  • You can progress to further training or employment by gaining a Functional Skills or GCSE qualification.

  • You’ll have access to excellent resources and technology.

  • You’ll be supported by qualified specialist tutors who are committed to your progress and development.

  • You'll have access to additional support classes to improve your spelling, punctuation and grammar skills.

What courses we offer

 ALL GCSE and Functional Skills exams will take place in the summer term.

How to enrol

Before you enrol, you need to complete a pre-course assessment (PCA) where we will:

  • assess your skill level
  • discuss your goals
  • recommend the right course for you.

Pre-course assessments take place throughout the year. We will publish dates when they are available.

English pre-course assessments 

Pre-course assessments for courses starting in April 2023 take place on the following dates:-

Date   Time    Location  
 Tuesday 4 April   10am, 1pm   Granville Park 
 Wednesday 5 April   10am, 1pm, 6pm   Brockley Rise 

You can book an appointment by calling 020 8314 3300, Monday-Friday 9am-4pm.