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ESOL Qualifications - English for Speakers of Other Languages at Eastbrook Comprehensive School

Course description

We are aware that some students may join the NEC partner schools during Key Stage 4 or in the Sixth Form not having English as their first language. We are very pleased that one of the partner schools is able to offer extra support in this


ESOL Level 3 Qualification

In order to go to university in the UK, you must demonstrate a proficiency in English to Level 3. Eastbrook offers instruction for the IELTs, an ESOL qualification recommended by the British Council and accepted by over 6,000 universities and institution all over the world.


ESOL Level 2 Qualification

Whether you want to improve your English for another course, for conversation, or for the work place, Level 2 ESOL is the most useful qualification for improving your reading, writing, speaking and listening. Edexcel ESOL Skills for Life testing available on site from experienced and helpful teachers.

The level 2 course examines reading, writing, speaking and listening capabilities for those who would like to study in an English Speaking institution. It may also be required for certain levels of work experience, training, employment or citizenship and is sponsored by the British Council.

At the end of the first year students will sit the exam which has 4 parts: Listening exam (30 minutes), Reading (60 minutes), Writing (60 minutes) and Speaking (10-15 minutes).  There is no coursework. 

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Eastbrook Comprehensive School directly.

Last updated date: 12 September 2016

Key information

  • Start date: Next September