English for speakers of other languages (ESOL)

From beginner to advanced level.

Classes are free.

Introductory ESOL

Beginners classes aim to help with speaking, listening, reading and writing, in every day situations.

Activities will depend on what learners would like to work on, for example:

  • giving personal information
  • shopping
  • family
  • going to the doctors.

Learning and teaching materials are personalised to suit the learners.

Intermediate ESOL

These classes offer learners the opportunity to gain qualifications recognised by the Scottish Qualifications Authority, (SQA). 

Classes include more advanced speaking, listening, reading and writing activities based on the needs of the learner.

ESOL Literacy Class

Designed for learners who wish to improve their writing skills. Sessions are tailored to individual needs.

IELTS Preparation Course

This course is designed to help learners who wish to move on to Higher Education. This internationally recognised certificate provides an indication of the learner's level of English.

Other support

One to one support, where appropriate, is available with the help of our volunteers.

More information

email: focuscommunitylearningcentre@north-ayrshire.gov.uk

In your email please tell us:

  • your name
  • your address
  • a contact phone number
  • the language you speak. 

phone: 01294 604612