Course Overview

These classes focus on exam techniques as well as the language and skills you need to be successful in your exam, including PET, FCE, CAE, CPE  and IELTS. The course is designed to meet your individual needs. You will discuss the exam you wish to take with your tutor and create a study plan to help you work towards it. 

The course is aimed at students aged 18 or over, who need to raise their language skills to be able to progress to work or university-level study. You may be resident in the UK or here on a short-term visa. Unlike some other English courses, you can study for upto 15 hours a week.

Minimum study hours per week 3
Maximum study hours per week 6
Minimum number of weeks 2
Maximum number of weeks  one academic year
Minimum English Entry level pre-intermediate

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Information, Advice and Support

Careers Guidance

Help with choosing the right course and with thinking about where this might take you in the future.
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Learning Support

Support for applicants with a learning difficulty, disability, illness or other learning need.
Tel: 01274 088344
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For all other queries call 01274 088088