Adult Skills and Community Learning

This course is suitable for learners who want:

  • to start their journey in brushing up on their English skills
  • to become more confident with reading, writing and discussion skills

For learners for whom English is their second language, our English for speakers of other languages (ESOL) courses may also be suitable.

Length of course

You'll attend once a week for 2.5 hours. You'll also use an online Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) called Edmodo to complete at least one hour of homework per week.

Course content

The course will help you improve your English skills. It will be pitched at a level to suit your individual ability.

Topics may include:

  • developing discussion skills
  • spelling
  • using punctuation effectively
  • proof reading and correcting own writing

Course fees

English courses are free for eligible learners.

How to apply

Contact us online for more information or to book your place.

What you can do next

Gaining a formal qualification can help you to progress in work or go on to further education, for example one of our GCSE courses.


For more information

Call (01226) 775270 or 07385 399853

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