ESOL Entry 2 Skills for Life


Our ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) courses cover all levels of English proficiency, if English is not your main language.


You will work on your speaking, listening, reading and writing skills. This course will also support your citizenship needs, including content on Life in the UK.

Improving your English will make it easier to:

- talk to doctors and teachers
- understand the laws and customs of the UK
- progress in your career and education
- help your child with homework
- apply for British citizenship 

How long is the course?

34 weeks.

How will I be assessed?

ESOL Cambridge Skills for Life Exams:
- Speaking and listening
- Reading
- Writing

What will I study?

You will also study pronunciation, punctuation and English grammar to develop your pre-intermediate language skills.

What else can I do?


What does the course lead to?

ESOL Entry 3.

What can I go on to study?

Community courses and other ESOL courses, part-time and full-time.

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements but you will need to undergo an assessment to determine your appropriate level of study.

Start dates and costs

£776.00 or FREE if you receive JSA (Job Seeker's Allowance), ESA (WRAG), Income Support, Housing Benefit, Incapacity Benefit or Council Tax Benefit.

The table below shows you the week in which the course starts.  You may be charged a fee for your course depending on your age and circumstances. 

Start DateDay/TimeWksDurationCodeAnnual Fee (Age)Actions
16-18over 19
VariousTBCTBC1 yr(s)2507A111FreeTBCSee Below
08/09/2014TBCTBC1 yr(s)2507G131FreeTBCSee Below
151 yr(s)2507A102FreeTBCSee Below
151 yr(s)2507A103FreeTBCSee Below
02/02/2015Various151 yr(s)2507A104FreeTBCSee Below
151 yr(s)2507A105FreeTBCSee Below

How do I apply?

Please contact the ESOL Department:

- 01623 627191 ext.8212
(if there is no answer leave your name and phone number)


What can I do next?

Enrol on this course

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