Key Facts

  • Starting
    23 Sep 2024
    Carshalton College Main Site
    Start Time
    End Time
    12 Weeks
    Study Mode
    Part Time Evening
    Start Date
    23 Sep 2024
    End Date
    27 Jun 2025
    Short Course


19+  ESOL Skills for Life (Evening)

ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) can help you improve your language skills if English is not your first language and you are living or planning to settle in the UK. The course is offered from Pre-Entry level (Beginners) to Level 2 (Advanced).

ESOL courses at Carshalton College offer you:

Experienced and well-qualified teachers Nationally recognised qualifications: ESOL Skills for Life, Functional Skills ICT, British Values Excellent achievement rates Friendly learning environment *Free maths course optional

  • Entry Requirements

    ESOL courses cost £300 per term plus exam fee (£30).

    Depending on your circumstances, your course could be free. Bring along your most recent benefits letter for our staff to assess you.

    If you live in London and earn less than the London Living Wage your course could be free. To be fee assessed, you must bring your latest three payslips (if paid monthly), or your latest four (if paid weekly). If you are self-employed, you must bring your latest tax declaration forms.

  • Course Content

    These courses will help you improve your reading, writing, listening and speaking skills as well as develop your understanding of grammar and your employability skills.

  • Progression Next Steps

    • Progress to next level of ESOL
    • Progress to another courses across South Thames College Group

    During your time with us you will have access to a dedicated team of careers and education advisors to help you as you take the next steps towards achieving your goals.

  • Course Structure

    We run courses at Carshalton College. Classes are offered in the mornings, in the afternoons or in the evenings.

    Most courses have an additional qualification in addition to English. This depends on your level, It could be ICT, digital skills or employability.

  • Assessment Details

    On completion of the course, you will gain a nationally recognised ESOL Skills for Life qualification from Ascentis. Exams are offered on a termly basis.