English Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)

We offer a variety of courses from Pre-Entry to Level 2 which are delivered through blended and online learning as well as in the classroom at our Endeavour Learning and Skills Centre.  Our ‘Working and Living in Hull’ and ‘Functional Skills English’ courses will support your language skill development.

An ESOL course will help you to:

  • Improve speaking and listening
  • Improve reading and writing
  • Gain a qualification
  • Develop employment skills
  • Help your children with school work

Here are some examples of the ‘taster’ courses that you can try with us to find out more about our courses and learn new skills in a relaxed class. 

ESOL Employability Award

Improve your chances of getting that job!

Get a qualification on our fully funded course.

Learn new skills to help you find work:

  • Find key information in job adverts
  • Learn how to complete application forms
  • Create an accurate CV
  • Prepare and answer interview questions
  • Gain confidence working with new people

ESOL Success in Spelling

Over five weeks you will practise:

  • Spelling words used most often in work, study and daily life
  • Learning different ways to remember spellings
  • Improving your writing by checking your own work

ESOL Ready for Writing      

Come along for five weeks to learn:

  • How to write for different purposes e.g. letters and emails
  • Accuracy in using grammar features like verb tenses and prepositions
  • To develop a wide vocabulary of new words

Prepare for IELTS (Speaking and Listening)

During this 10 week course you will look at the content of the IELTS tests with a particular focus on developing communication skills.  You will look at the test format and criteria, including for the speaking and listening skills.  This will help you to prepare for the test in IELTS and improve your learning strategies that will enable you to improve your test performance.

ESOL Conversation Club  

Join us for five weeks to:

  • Gain confidence communicating with others in the group
  • Practice a range of speaking and listening skills
  • Help to practise pronouncing words

You can book an induction or initial assessment with us that will help us to get you onto the right course at the right level to make your learning right for you.  Call us on 01482 615 349 to book an appointment. 

Course List

  • English For Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Ready for Writing

    This 5 week ESOL course will help build confidence with writing
    Venue: Endeavour Learning and Skills Centre
    Duration: 5 weeks
    Start Date: To be confirmed
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  • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) – Prepare for International English Language Testing System (IELTS)

    If you are preparing to take the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) exam this course gives you the opportunity...
    Venue: Endeavour Learning and Skills Centre
    Duration: 10 weeks
    Start Date: To be confirmed
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  • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Employability Award (classroom-based)

    To develop skills for employability and gain confidence to access work.
    Venue: Endeavour Learning and Skills Centre
    Duration: 10 weeks
    Start Date: To be confirmed
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  • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Success in Spelling

    This course will help learners to improve their spelling
    Venue: Endeavour Learning and Skills Centre
    Duration: 5 weeks
    Start Date: To be confirmed
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