Course overview

This is English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) course which will be held at a local friendly venue in Warrington where the course will be taught face to face. This course will help improve your confidence to start speaking and listening, reading and writing in English ready for working in the UK. The course aims to aid you to start your journey to learning English and help to build your confidence when using the language in your day to day lives and out in the community, as well as helping you to work towards looking for a job here in the UK. This is a pre-entry course which will have progression opportunities at the end for unaccredited and accredited courses.

Course description

During the course you will start to learn English again back in the classroom which will help you better explore and take part in your local community and to help build your employability skills for work. The fully trained tutors will run the classes face to face at Whitecross Community Centre in Warrington where you can meet other learners and work together to learn the language. The course will help you to build your confidence when dealing with day to day matters such as looking or work, attending appointments, your children’s school and out in the community. The course is designed for learners who know no or very little English already and who need to build their skills up ready to progress onto accredited courses next year.

Before you can join the course, your English skills will be checked with a short test so that the tutor can make sure that the class is right for you. This course is for people with very little English. You do not need any ESOL qualifications to join. Once you have built your English skills up there will be an opportunity for learners to continue their studies with accredited provision and start to progress onto qualifications.

What financial support is available?

We don't want anything to stand in your way when it comes to bringing Adult learning within reach so if you need anything to support you to achieve your goals then speak to one of our education experts during your enrolment journey. Most of our courses are government funded but if you don't qualify or need alternative financial help to access them then let us know.

What other support is available?

All of our digital content, teaching and learning activities and assessments are designed to be accessible so if you need any additional support you can discuss this with the education experts during your enrolment journey and we will do all we can to make sure you have optimal access.

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