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English courses

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

Why study English

Due to COVID-19 we will offer both classroom and online courses until further notice.

Studying English can help you to:

  • improve your reading, writing and speaking skills

  • feel more confident

  • get a qualification 

  • 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 of 2021.

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.

Pre-course assessment dates

These appointments are for Functional Skills Entry Level courses starting in January 2021. The next enrolment intake for Level 1 and GCSE courses will be September 2021.

Thursday 10 December 6-8pm

Tuesday 15 December 1-3pm

Find out how to book a pre-course assessment.