ESOL courses

English for Speakers of Other Languages

We run highly successful ESOL courses at our Brighton and Worthing Campuses for young people and adults. 

We have a range of courses to suit all learners. These include qualification courses (Ascentis Skills for Life) from Entry to Level 2, as well as integrated skills courses to support students with literacy and employability skills. We also offer a Pre-Entry course for students with little or no literacy. 

New to 21/22: 

  • 16+ full-time ESOL study programme. This will start 6 September 2021 
  • Beginners IT for ESOL courses
  • Digital skills for ESOL courses

Our ESOL courses will help you to:

  • Gain a nationally recognised ESOL qualification and certificate
  • Develop your employability skills
  • Develop your digital skills
  • Get extra support if you cannot read or write
  • Give you extra support if you are a young refugee and asylum seeker
  • Help you to make friends through coffee mornings and enrichment activities
  • Give you clear progression paths onto jobseekers courses or other vocational courses in the College
  • Get advice about education and training opportunities 

Our ESOL courses are part-time and you will have two lessons a week either in the morning, afternoon or evening from Monday to Friday.

If you are interested in applying for an ESOL course, please complete our enquiry form here.

Please call us on 01273 667788 ext 537 for any other queries.

Available courses

  • Brighton
    ESOL | 16+ Full-time study programme
    ESOL | 16+ Full-time study programme

    This course is a full-time study programme for 16-18-year-old second-language speakers. Improve your speaking and listening, reading and writing in English.

    • Course type: ESOL
    • Duration: 1 Year
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  • Brighton
    ESOL | Integrated Skills
    ESOL | Integrated Skills

    This course is ideal for anyone who wants to improve their English literacy skills.

    • Course type: ESOL
    • Duration: 13 weeks
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  • Worthing
    ESOL | Language to Go | English for Beginners
    ESOL | Language to Go | English for Beginners

    English for Speakers of Other Languages. This course is designed for low level ESOL students who have studied English before but find it difficult to progress.

    • Course type: ESOL
    • Duration: 11-13 weeks
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  • Brighton
    ESOL | Language to Go | English for Beginners
    ESOL | Language to Go | English for Beginners

    English for Speakers of Other Languages. This course is designed for low level ESOL students who have studied English before but find it difficult to progress.

    • Course type: ESOL
    • Duration: 13 weeks
    Find out more
  • Brighton
    ESOL | Pre-entry - Beginners
    ESOL | Pre-entry - Beginners

    English for Speakers of Other Languages. This is a course for anyone with little or no literacy skills.

    • Course type: ESOL
    • Duration: 12 weeks
    Find out more
  • Brighton
    ESOL | Reading English
    ESOL | Reading English

    English for Speakers of Other Languages. This course is ideal for anyone who wants to improve their English reading skills.

    • Course type: ESOL
    • Duration: 12 weeks
    Find out more
  • Brighton
    ESOL | Speaking & Listening English
    ESOL | Speaking & Listening English

    This course is ideal for people who want to improve their English speaking and listening skills.

    • Course type: ESOL
    • Duration: 13 weeks
    Find out more
  • Brighton
    ESOL | Writing English
    ESOL | Writing English

    English for Speakers of Other Languages. This course is ideal for people who want to improve their English writing skills.

    • Course type: ESOL
    • Duration: 12 weeks
    Find out more

If you are interested in applying for an ESOL course, please complete the form below. 

Please call us on 01273 667788 ext 537 for any other queries.

When we have your information, this is what will happen.

  1. We will contact you with a date and time to come in for an assessment
  2. The assessment will take approximately 2 hours – we will test your reading, writing, speaking and listening skills to help you choose the best course
  3. You will then receive an enrolment form for an ESOL course
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Are you an asylum seeker or refugee? *
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