English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) - Part Time
This part time course aims to provide the learner with the knowledge, skills and competence to communicate socially in work related tasks at an elementary level in English.The course has also been designed to suit the needs of those wishing to improve their English language skills in order to gain employment or progress into both further and higher education in Ireland. At the end of the course students will have improved their proficiency in English by identifying and rectifying frequent errors in both spoken and written English and gained more confidence in a range of listening contexts.
- No formal education or qualifications are required.
- Applicants must have a motivation to learn, an interest in the subject and the ability to acquire the knowledge, skills and competencies set out in the course.
- Applicants must be able to demonstrate an elementary range of knowledge, skills and competencies relevant to the course and be able to work under direction.
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*Subject to change*
1 year part time course
1 morning or 1 evening per week
Successful learners may progress into further education and third level here in Ireland.
This area of study will enhance student’s career opportunities.
There is no fee for this course.*Laois and Offaly Education and Training Board reserves the right to refuse course admission and/or completion.
Start Date September 2022
End Date June 2023
- Study Room
- Free Parking
- Disabled Parking
Centre Opening Times
Read what our past students have to say about their experience with Portarlington Further Education and Training Centre
After successfully completing the first year of course I was lucky enough to get work experience, as an Accounts Assistant.”