Certificate in ESOL Skills for Life Entry 1
This course will help you improve your English skills and build your confidence using the English language.
Level: Entry 1
Purpose: Improving English Language Skills
Guided Learning Hours: 270
Duration: 32 Weeks, Mon/Tues
Next course: 9 September 2019 – 9 June 2020
What are the qualifications about?
Improving your English will help you get more out of your life. This course builds your confidence using English in your community and in daily life. You can improve your speaking, listening, reading and writing skills.
Who are they for?
If English is your second language and you want to improve your confidence and develop your language skills, this course is right for you. You can improve your job prospects or progress to further studies at a higher level.
What do I need?
Your level of English will be assessed prior to starting the course, though you are not expected to have any qualifications.
Why choose Ruskin College?
Ruskin is a welcoming and inclusive community, with small class sizes, creating the ideal environment for you to further your studies and improve your confidence.
What sorts of things do they cover?
This certificate focuses on improving your English language skills and covers:
- Speaking and listening
How will I learn and be assessed?
You will be assessed on your key language skills: reading, writing, speaking and listening, through aural, oral and written assessment.
How long do they take?
Guided learning hours
Guided learning hours are the hours you spend learning with your training provider or on your own. The guided learning hours for this qualification are:
- Entry 2: 270
Usual course length
Completing the Entry 2 usually takes:
- 32 weeks part time, 2 days a week, Monday and Tuesday
What jobs could they lead to?
The course will help improve your English skills which will help you gain employment. You may also want to continue your studies and progress to the Certificate in ESOL Skills for Life Entry 2.
What would it cost me?
All our English courses are FREE as long as you do not have a GCSE qualification grade A*-C in these subjects. Find out more.