ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) courses are for those who do not have English as their first language. These courses will help you improve your English in all areas and can also help you to get more out of life in the UK. Our courses are accredited which means you will get a recognised certificate from City Guilds. Courses are taught by experienced tutors for students of all levels and abilities.

Age groups

16-18, 19+

What courses can I choose?

You will be assessed according to your previous qualifications and language level and advised on which skills/qualification levels you are able to study towards.

What will I learn?

If English isn’t your first language, this course will help you improve your English. This will assist you in your daily and professional life. The course is aimed at improving your speaking and listening, reading and writing.

What qualification will I have?

You can gain City & Guilds certificate in speaking and listening, reading and writing in Entry Levels 1, 2 and 3 and Levels 1 and 2.

How do I complete the course?

You must attend the education centre once a week and complete your examination within the course duration.

What can I do next?

Ask at your Nacro centre to find out what other courses are available.