English Courses

English Courses from the University of Central Lancashire

The University of Central Lancashire has a wide range of English language courses to help you improve your level of English and study and employment skills. Our courses are taught by highly qualified, experienced and friendly staff who are dedicated to helping non-native English speakers be more successful in their studies and future careers.Each year we help over a 1,000 students to communicate better in English; in 2006 we were voted Best in the UK for Outstanding Support for International Students (THES Award Winners).

Join us in England's newest city on one of our many courses!Visit us for information on all our English Courses: www.uclan.ac.uk/elt

Quick Guide to Part Time Courses:
General English Language training:

Intermediate to Advanced Levels
Contact Details: Isabel Donnelly

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Tel: 01772 893670 / 01772 893130 Study Skills Training:

Upper Intermediate and Advanced Levels
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Tel: 01772 893673 / 01772 893130

Course Dates: September - May or January - May
Course time: Day and Evening classes available, 2 - 5 hours per week

Course Fees: £205 for EU / £430 for non EU for the year

Registration Dates:

September 19th at Preston Campus, Fylde Building 4pm - 7pm

September 21st at Preston Campus, Marsh Lecture Theatre, 10am - 2pm September 28th at Preston Campus, Fylde Building, 10am - 2pm

Registering for a course allows you access to University facilities and services

How to Find Us:
The University of Central Lancashire


ESOL at Blackburn College

If English is not your first language and you need to improve your English to help with work, study or just life in general, we have courses at 6 different levels from basic entry level through to higher education - all leading to recognised qualifications.

To book an ESOL assessment please contact the Essential Studies Team on 01254 292582

ESOL at Bolton Community College

Bolton Community College has one of the largest ESOl departments in the North West with a reputation for providing high quality learning by well qualified, experienced practitioners. We have a wide range of courses catering for all levels of English language proficiency.

The evening courses are particularly popular with migrant workers living in Greater Manchester. We will help you to setle into this new and challenging environment.

We have high expectations for all our learners, expecting commitment in terms of attendance, punctuality and regularly completing the homework tasks.

For individuals and employees please contact Julie Corcoran
Telephone: 01204 907333

Or call into the college on Manchester Rd, Bolton and ask at reception for Room 213

ESOL providers in Bolton

This is a list of agencies providing ESOL training in Bolton. The information is correct to January 2008.


First Asian Support Trust (FAST) Ltd

First Asian Support Trust (FAST) is a charitable organisation which offers a wide range of support to migrant workers and others at their centre in Cheetham Hill, Manchester.

They currently have 5 ESOL classes running and a variety of Skills for Life orientated ICT courses. FAST aims to keep the cost of the courses to an absolute minimum but can be dependent upon individual circumstances.

We also have a section of the organisation that helps disabled people get into employment.

FAST can also offer a range of information and advice to people who call into the centre.

Contact: First Asian Support Trust (FAST) Ltd, The Waterloo Centre, 389 Waterloo Rd, Cheetham Hill, Manchester M8 9AB

Tel: 0161 740 3399


Host UK

HOST UK works with international students studying at UK institutions to give them a day or a weekend in a British home. The hosts are volunteers who enjoy meeting people from other cultures and places.


Lancashire College, ESOL with Citizenship courses

Lancashire College offers ESOL with Citizenship courses in Chorley, Preston and Skelmersdale.

You will have the opportunity to improve your English skills in Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening in our small friendly classes based in a community setting.

We offer classes from Entry 1 to Level 2, both in the daytime and evening.

Our classes help you to use English in everyday life and in the workplace, as well as learning about British life and society.

You will have the opportunity to take an exam and get a nationally recognised qualification, which can help you get a job or start another course.

For further information and to book a pre-course assessment, please contact Janet Asiliskender on telephone: 07917 836687 / 01257 516322

or call into the college on Southport Road, Chorley PR7 1NB

UnionLearn at Warrington Collegiate

Our learning centre is based at Warrington Collegiate and we offer English, Maths and computer courses.

If you want to find out more come to our learning centre in Museum Street to do an initial assessment so that we can find out your level of English and place you in the right class.

Room 3, Warrington Collegiate
Museum Street

Tel: 01925 494675 / 0845 8640020

Opening hours: Monday - Thursday 9:00am - 5:00pm and Friday 9:00am - 3:00pm
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