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ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages )


Aimed at non-native English speakers, looking to take up a new language or validate their skills.

ESOL is also a great way to reassure prospective employers that you have the English skills they are looking for.

Courses are for adults aged 19 and over and are free for anyone who is unemployed and in receipt of certain benefits at the start of the course. 

Please contact the community learning team on 01623 413602 or via for more information.

Start dates and fees

ESOL - Reading

  • Starting Wednesday 22 April 2020.
  • 5.45-8.45pm.
  • 12 weeks.

ESOL - Writing

  • Starting Thursday 23 April 2020.
  • 5.45-8.45pm
  • 12 weeks.

If you earn less than £16,009.50 per year it may be possible for you to access the course for free – please contact the adult and community learning team for more information on 01623 413602 or via

If you have to pay for the course, the cost is £150.

How long is the course?

12 weeks.



Next steps

Enrol on this course

For more information, please contact us on 0808 100 3626 or email

Please contact the adult and community learning team for more information on

01623 413602

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0808 100 3626
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