General English Courses

We offer a range of popular General English courses suitable for CEFR levels from A1 to C1. The courses incorporate a variety of age and level appropriate topics. Every lesson is packed with relevant and engaging activities designed to get students talking to each other in English.

At the lowest levels there is an emphasis on the development of basic vocabulary and functional language to help develop an initial confidence. As students extend their knowledge of the language, there is a shift towards the development of fluency with competitive games and simulations. From here the courses start to focus on freer language practice, with discussions and problem solving. Higher level students have a chance to develop more advanced vocabulary, with more cultural input and presentation work.

All courses are structured in a way that allows us to adapt them to your needs. Whether through incorporating specific topics and language, or through tailoring the project and show elements, we are always happy to adapt the course to your needs.

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Breakthrough

Elementary

This course is for students who have been learning English for six months or more. They will be able to use a limited range of functional phrases and will be starting to build a small vocabulary.
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Age: 10-13 Level: A1

New Modular Programme

perfect for holiday courses!

Specifically designed for students in years 1-4 who want to boost their English with a week of activities designed to develop basic language through the completion of short tasks, activities and challenges.
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Age: 10-14 Level: A1-B1

Waystage

Pre-Intermediate

This course is for students who have been learning English for a year or more. Students should be starting to move beyond naming common objects and actions.
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Age: 11-14 Level: A2

British Language & Culture

Intermediate

This course is for students in their early or middle years of secondary education who would like to combine a week of English with the opportunity to discover more about life in Britain.
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Age: 15+ Level: A2/B1

Threshold

Intermediate

This course is for students who have been learning English for two years or more. At this stage in their learning, students are starting to use English in a more abstract way.
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Age: 12-16 Level: B1

Britain Today

Intermediate

This course is for more advanced students that our other culture course. It is a great way to combine a week of English with the opportunity to learn more about modern Britain.
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Age: 15+ Level: B1/B1+

Vantage

Upper-Intermediate

This course is for students who have been learning English for 3+ years. They will be gaining independence in their learning and will be able to use the language to discuss issues in some depth.
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Age: 13-17 Level: B2

Effectiveness

Advanced

This course is for students who have been learning English for four years or more. They will be able to communicate with confidence and fluency on most topics.
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Age: 14-18 Level: C1

Young Learners

Our primary courses offer the prerfect opportunity to practise listening and speaking skills using simple dialogues and key vocabulary groups.

Climbers 1

Beginner

This course is for students who have been learning English for six months or more. They will be able to use a limited range of functional phrases and will be starting to build a small vocabulary.
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Age: 6-8 Level: A1

Climbers 2

Beginner

Specifically designed for students in years 1-4 who want to boost their English with a week of activities designed to develop basic language through the completion of short tasks and activities.
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Age: 6-8 Level: A1

Trekkers 1

Beginner+

This course is for students in their early or middle years of secondary education who would like to combine a week of English with the opportunity to discover more about life in Britain.
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Age: 7-9 Level: A1

Trekkers 2

Beginner+

This course is for students who have been learning English for two years or more. At this stage in their learning, students are starting to use English in a more abstract way.
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Age: 7-9 Level: A1

Explorers 1

Elementary

This course is for students in their early or middle years of secondary education who would like to combine a week of English with the opportunity to discover more about life in Britain.
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Age: 8-10 Level: A1

Explorers 2

Elementary

This course is for students who have been learning English for two years or more. At this stage in their learning, students are starting to use English in a more abstract way.
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Age: 8-10 Level: A1

Rangers 1

High Elementary

This course is for students in their early or middle years of secondary education who would like to combine a week of English with the opportunity to discover more about life in Britain.
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Age: 9-11 Level: A1/A2

Rangers 2

High Elementary

This course is for students who have been learning English for two years or more. At this stage in their learning, students are starting to use English in a more abstract way.
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Age: 9-11 Level: A1/A2

Business English Courses

For students who are at vocational school or for secondary students who would like to explore the world of business English, we offer four different business English courses.

Whether students want a basic course in office English or an advanced course with serious business content, we can cater for all needs.

With English as the internationally recognised language of business these are invaluable courses for anyone preparing for the world of work, or those wishing to develop their confidence in using English whilst travelling.

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Communication Skills

Pre-intermediate

This course is for students who have been learning English for 2+ years and who are interested in using English for work and travel.
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Age: 14-18 Level: A2/B1

Business Booster

Pre-intermediate+

This course is for students who are interested the world of business. Comprising communicative activities for business and tourism.
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Age: 14-18 Level: A2/B1

Leisure & Tourism

Intermediate

A perfect course for secondary
or vocational students who are
interested in English for tourism
and travel.
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Age: 14-18 Level: B1

Business in Action

Intermediate+

This course is for learners who want a business project week in English. Learners develop a product and take it to market.
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Age: 15-18 Level: B1/B2

Business English

Upper-intermediate+

This is an advanced English course for vocational students who have a strong background in Business Studies.
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Age: 16-18 Level: B2/C1

Exam Preperation Courses

Our Exam Booster courses offer a mix of traditional English in Action course content and exam-specific orientation and practice. Because of the nature of these exams we suggest you get in touch with us prior to booking so that we can guarantee that we can provide what your students need.

Our International English Examination Preparation courses offer a week of exam-focused course content with exam-specific orientation and practice.

General English + Exam Booster

Any age | any level

Our General English + Exam Preparation courses combine exam-specific orientation and practice with communicative course content. We offer this course for a full range of exams including national school examinations such as the Bildungsstandards and UCLES or Trinity English exams.
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Age: any Level: all

School Leaving Exam Booster

MATURA, MATURITA, ABITUR, SELECTIVIDAD

This course is designed for the Austrian Matura examination but we regularly tweak it for use with similar examinations such as the Maturita or Abitur.
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Age: any Level: all

Abschluss Exam Booster

Coming Soon!

Watch this space... In the meantime contact us to discuss a Abschluss exam booter course.

Abitur Exam Booster

Coming Soon!

Watch this space... In the meantime contact us to discuss a Abitur exam booter course.

International English Exams

Any age | any level

International English Examination Preparation courses offer a week of exam-focused course content with exam-specific orientation and practice.
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Age: any Level: all

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