Certificate in ESOL Skills for Life Level 1
This course will help you improve your English skills and build your confidence using the English language.
Level: Level 1
Purpose: Improving English Language Skills
Guided Learning Hours: 270
Duration: 32 weeks
Next course: 9 September 2019 – 8 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 will improve your speaking, listening, reading and writing skills.
This certificate builds on the skills that were developed in the Entry Level 3 certificate.
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 ideal for you. You can improve your employment prospects or progress to further studies at a higher level.
What do I need?
You should already have Entry Level 3 in English.
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:
- Level 1: 270
Usual course length
Completing the Level 1 usually takes:
- 32 weeks
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 a higher level qualification.
What would it cost me?
We will help you access financial support if you are entitled to it: find out if you are eligible.