Course overview

Welcome to our Very Basic Beginner's English Class! This course provides a gentle introduction to English language essentials while familiarising you with our intuitive online platform here at the WEA. Learn basic grammar, vocabulary, and pronunciation through interactive modules. Gain confidence in everyday conversations and basic workplace communication. Additionally, we'll guide you through utilising our platform efficiently, ensuring seamless navigation. As a bonus, we'll introduce fundamental job search strategies, equipping you with the tools to kickstart your career journey confidently. Join us for a supportive and engaging learning experience tailored to beginners, designed to empower you in both language proficiency and job readiness.

Course description

Welcome to our Basic Beginners English Course, an inclusive and supportive environment designed for individuals just starting their journey in English language learning and job seeking. In this course, we prioritise three key components: mastering basic English skills, navigating our user-friendly online platform at the WEA, and exploring fundamental job search techniques.

First and foremost, we will start to lay a solid foundation in basic English language skills. Through interactive lessons and practical exercises, you'll learn essential grammar rules, vocabulary, and pronunciation. Our approach focuses on building confidence in everyday communication scenarios, ensuring you feel empowered to engage in conversations both in and out of the workplace.

Next, we'll guide you through the ins and outs of our online learning platform. From account setup to accessing course materials and participating in discussions, we'll ensure you're equipped with the necessary skills to navigate the platform with ease. Our goal is to make your learning experience seamless and enjoyable, providing ongoing support every step of the way.

Finally, we'll introduce you to the basics of job searching. We'll provide valuable insights and resources to help you kickstart your career journey. Whether you're seeking your first job or transitioning to a new career path, we'll equip you with the essential skills and knowledge to confidently pursue employment opportunities.

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.

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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