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ESOL community courses (COMESOL)

​See what ESOL community courses we offer for adults.
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Please continue to wear a face covering if you can and maintain social distance in our buildings. This includes our libraries, leisure centres and learning centres.

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Due to COVID-19 we will deliver courses online.

We offer:

  • Free non-accredited community ESOL courses up to Entry Level 3
  • Courses to prepare you for accredited ESOL courses
  • Courses run in partnership with local community centres, schools and children’s centres.

What happens on the course?

  • We will assess your skill level to make sure you take the right course for you
  • You can become more confident in reading, writing and speaking English in a small and supportive class with excellent resources
  • You’ll be supported by fully qualified specialist tutors who are committed to your progress and development
  • Some COMESOL courses have free crèche facilities for children under five.

How to enrol

To enrol on a COMESOL course you will need to complete a pre-course assessment interview where we will:

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

Pre-course assessments

Assessments take place throughout the year. Dates will be published when they are available.

Pre-course assessments for courses starting in September take place from 24-27 August. Online and onsite appointments are available.

Find out how to book a pre-course assessment.

For more information, contact Ruhsar Osman on 020 8314 6761.

See maps and addresses of the centre locations.