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Essential ESOL – Application Code


This Essential English for Speakers of other Languages (ESOL) is a full-time course for 16-18 years old who are settling in the UK and require English development as an additional language.

The course includes ESOL (Speaking, Listening, Reading & Writing skills), Basic Literacy, Communication & Team-Building Skills, UK Culture, Citizenship, Social Skills, Numeracy, ICT, Enterprise, Employment Skills, Vocational Taster Options and Tutorial. The Tutorial provides support and input on some of the information and life skills needed to live in the UK as well as pastoral/personal development support. RARPA sessions are implemented as a part of the study programme, to allow learners to have access to an individualised approach to learning and to build a study programme that allows them to follow their own progression.

Functional Maths is taught to allow learners to be able to use the correct language for numbers, money, work, time and lifestyle choices.

Students will also have the opportunity to try vocational subjects including Motor Vehicle, Hairdressing & Barbering, Catering and I.T. & Media

You will need to attend an assessment prior to starting the course, our experienced tutors will assess your skills level and recommend which pathway is right for you.

All communication is sent out via your email address -; remember to check your (junk/spam mail).

We offer the following levels Pre-Entry, Entry 1, Entry 2, Entry 3 and Level 1.


This course is
aimed at learners aged 16-18 years old.

This course is designed to support learners who speak other languages or who have
recently moved to live in this country and want to learn to speak English. The
course supports and provides a personal progression route for learners. The course is set up for those who would
benefit from a greater level of tutorial support and who may have had their
education disrupted by the move to this country.


Step 1

Set Up Your Account

You’ll be prompted to create an account which will allow you to log in to our Application Tracker website whenever you wish. This will provide you with important information and you can also track the progress of your application.

Step 2


Complete each step of the application form and then submit your completed form. We’ll let you know when we’ve safely received it with an acknowledgement email.

Step 3

Application Review Meeting

Before offering you a place at college, we’ll meet with you (either in person, by telephone or online). We’ll send you a link to our booking page where you can select a time that’s convenient for you.

Step 4

Accept Your Place

Offers will be sent to you via the email address you have provided. The offer will be conditional, based on predicted GCSE grades. You’ll need to accept your offer within 14 days to secure your place.

Step 5

What next?

Once you receive your GCSE results, you’ll need to get in touch with the college to inform us of them and start your enrolment process.

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Financial support

The applicable fees for this course, including any available discounts, will be listed in the information above.

How to apply

Once you have created an account, you can easily apply to your chosen course and track the status of your application at any time.


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