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ESOL Skills for Life (Entry 1 to Level 2) — Full-time

Course outline

This course is perfect if English is not your first language and you wish to improve your English Language skills and perhaps wish to pursue further study or an apprenticeship.

You’ll learn a range of English speaking and listening skills, plus reading and writing skills. You will also study IT and employment skills alongside your English programme. Within ESOL you can progress through the levels from Entry Level 1 to Entry Level 3.

If you need to contact us please use the following numbers:

Contact name Contact number Contact email Availability


07903  827780    



07507  113795    



07580  527225    



07970  373420  

Mon, Wed, Fri  


07912  070404    



0115  978 0942   


How to apply for this course

Please contact our partner, BEGIN, to enquire about availability and arrange an interview. You can find the contact information in the course information.

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Certificate in ESOL Skills for Life


1 year

Level Other
Entry requirements

All students will be interviewed and accepted onto this programme following completion of an initial assessment.

Teaching & assessment

You will be assessed through a series of tests.


Choose to follow with progression through the levels of ESOL until you reach the age of 19. You can then progress through the levels of ESOL until you have sufficient skills to progress into full time or part time vocational/academic courses or apprenticeships within Nottingham College.

Additional information

If you are an EU/EEA or Swiss National, please visit our EU Settled Status scheme page for more information.

Jinny talks about ESOL

If you're #CuriousAboutCollege then find out what our students have to say about us. Jinny talks to us about her time on the ESOL course. Thanks Jinny!