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Bradford College

English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)

Bradford is a vibrant and diverse city

English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) courses are designed for students who do not speak English as a first language.

Improve your English listening, speaking, reading, and writing.

A grasp of the English language is important for everyone in our communities. Learn in a safe, supportive environment with experienced tutors and people all learning together.

Our ESOL course will give you a greater chance of securing employment and progression as well as the tools to communicate successfully within you wider community.

ESOL Course Fees

Type of courseFeeFee remission available
ESOL Adult Certificate (Certificate) Reading and Writing£450, with £60 examYes
ESOL Adult Certificate (Award) Speaking and Listening£240, with £60 examYes
ESOL Non Externally Certificated£2.30 per hourYes
English for Speakers of Other Languages (19+)

English and Maths Adult

English for Speakers of Other Languages (19+)


Duration17 weeks Part-time
Start DateVarious
English for Speakers of Other Languages

English and Maths School Leavers

English for Speakers of Other Languages


Duration34 weeks Full-time
Start Date05/09/2022

Become an ESOL teacher

Already speak English and looking to make a difference in your community? Why not learn to teach ESOL?

Diplomas in Teaching ESOL and Literacy or Numeracy in the lifelong learning sector

Education & Teaching Adult

Diplomas in Teaching ESOL and Literacy or Numeracy in the lifelong learning sector


Study LevelLevel 5, Level 7
Duration24 weeks Part-time
Start Date07/03/2022, 12/09/2022
Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (Cert TESOL)

Education & Teaching Adult

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (Cert TESOL)


Duration20 weeks Part-time
Start Date01/11/2022