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English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
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English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)

If English is not your first language and you want to become fluent, our ESOL courses can help you develop your English listening, speaking, reading and writing skills. By using digital technology and fun activities you can also improve on your English vocabulary and grammar.

Free courses for 16-18 year olds

Our courses help you learn the English, maths and other skills you need to go on to a vocational course or work.

Try out

  • Construction Skills
  • Childcare
  • Business
  • Motor Mechanics
  • and more


Courses are usually 3 days a week

Click here to download a flyer giving more information for 2014-5 enrolment on our 16-18 ESOL courses.