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English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)

Why study this course?

Our popular ESOL classes are for adults already living and working in the UK, for whom English is not their first language. We offer a range of ESOL courses our Corby, Kettering and Wellingborough campuses: Entry 1 to Entry 3 and Levels 1 & 2. At Corby and Kettering we have classes in the morning and in the evening. At Wellingborough we have classes in the morning, afternoon and evening. Other courses offered include: Level 3 Certificate in English for Academic Purposes The Gateway Level 3 Certificate in English for Academic Purposes is a course which develops English language skills required for higher academic study and vocational courses. This course is relevant for ESOL Level 1 & Level 2 learners who wish to progress and upskill as a complementary or stand-alone course or for those interested in Access and HE Diplomas who wish to improve their critical and analytical skills in reading academic texts and in writing. The course is available at Corby and Kettering sites: Mondays & Thursdays (mornings) Contact us on 01536 413123 for further details and to book an interview and assessment so that we can find the best course level for you.

What will I study?

Our ESOL courses provide learners with the opportunity to study grammar, spelling, punctuation and pronunciation to develop their spoken and written English. You will work towards a nationally recognised qualification with ESB (English Speaking Board) at Award and Certificate level.

Are there any additional costs?

The ESOL course fee is £700.

Pay by instalments
The College offers an instalment plan for Further Education and Higher Education courses to students where the total amount payable at the point of enrolment is £200 or more. Within the scheme there is an ability to pay up to 6 instalments, depending on the length of the courses and the final payment must be paid at least a month before the end of the course.