English for speakers of other languages (ESOL) courses Who are these classes for?
If you are a speaker of other language/s and you live in the UK, the following qualifications can support you to learn the English language, develop your communication skills (speaking, listening), reading, writing for everyday life, work, and further study.
If your first language is not English, TLA offers ESOL classes, our courses can also be funded depending on the funding available and meeting the eligibility criteria such as unemployed, receiving benefits.
We also accept spouses and dependents of European Economic Area (EEA) passport holders where the spouses and dependents have been living in the EEA for one year.
WE ARE OFFERING THE FOLLOWING
Most of our courses offer nationally recognised qualifications in speaking, listening, reading, and writing to help you with work or living in the UK. All our courses look at topics related to living and working in Britain.
There are 5 levels of both the certificate and the award qualifications available to meet the needs of people with different strengths.
Certificates and awards in any area shown below are individual qualifications in their own right.
These qualifications can help you to progress into further learning and into employment.
All ESOL learners follow the national ESOL adult Core Curriculum Classes
ESOL Entry 1 – Beginner
ESOL Entry 2 – Elementary
ESOL Entry 3 – Intermediate
ESOL Level 1 – Higher Intermediate
ESOL Level 2 – Advanced
Level 2 pass students who want to further develop their English reading and writing skills will be referred to an Adult Literacy for ESOL class at their local college. This Course is accredited by City and Guilds / Gatehouse Awards
Why Choose Us?
Our teaching staff are fully-qualified with years of experience to help you develop your English reading, writing, speaking and listening skills which lead to recognised qualifications.
Flexible daytime, evening and Saturday courses
Small class sizes
Tuition stages from Pre-entry to Level 2
We are a long-established successful provider of ESOL courses and we are proud of how our learners have progressed further into work and further study.
At TLA you can also customise your study and add to your skill set with our maths courses alongside your ESOL course.
All courses include a diagnostic tutorial so students can devise an individual learning plan with their tutor. There will be opportunities to work in the computer suite which will help you combine your ICT skills with language learning.
Your ID must be valid on the date of the exam, and you must have it with you on the day of the exam.