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ESOL L1/L2 Speaking and Listening

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Tonbridge Adult Education Centre, Tonbridge
09:30 - 12:00
36 weeks

This course has started, but it may still be possible to join it. Please call 03000 41 22 22* and ask to be put through to the Centre where the course is running

The course is for students who have achieved a good level of English; you may already have a Trinity qualification at Entry 3 or Level 1. You can already understand and produce simple and more complex language in familiar as well as unfamiliar situations
You will develop your skills in speaking and listening, but also in reading and writing, and you will work towards a Trinity Level 1 Speaking and Listening exam. You will develop formal presentation skills and learn how to make various types of formal requests. You will also develop debating skills and practise these skills by discussing important current issues and putting your ideas forward, for example, relating to the pros and cons of different scenarios.

How will I be taught?

You will work on a variety of activities as a class and in small groups. Homework will be an essential part of the course.
An Individual Learning Plan of work (ILP) is developed between you and the tutor.

What do I need to bring with me?

Please have a bilingual dictionary. notebook, pens, pencils to hand. You will be required to keep a folder of your work. Your tutor will discuss this with you.

This course does not use a course book - all information will be provided to you by the tutor. It is essential you keep this information in a folder so you have a record of your work and can easily access the information.

What can I do next?

You can progress onto the next level ESOL course or maybe a Functional Skills English course, even GCSE English- pending assessment. For further information, you can email us at:

What do I need to join the course

ESOL courses are available for European Union citizens and those who have lived in the UK for at least three years. Other students are also welcome upon payment of an overseas fee. However, acceptance on a Skills Plus ESOL course does not constitute an immigration sponsorship and no Confirmation of Acceptance for Studies (CAS) certificate will be issued.
Before enrolling on an ESOL course you will need to complete an initial assessment. Please book an interview at or visit your local centre to make an appointment.
We make every effort to keep our prices as low as possible and therefore regret that we cannot return payments to students who withdraw from a course. When you enrol, please understand that you are agreeing to pay the total price for the whole course, including all outstanding balances should you withdraw.

Getting to your course

Find us

Tonbridge Adult Education Centre
Avebury Avenue

If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 22 22* and quote the Course Code TON/133993/N/FF.