The emphasis of all our courses is on spoken English and cultural awareness through everyday life experiences. To help you improve your language skills we use a blended style of teaching;
- Aural / Auditory
- Read / Write
With a refreshing approach to learning we combine classroom tuition in the mornings followed by a schedule of cultural assignments and activities in the afternoons.
Using up to date, changeable and relevant resources, our fully integrated timetable of 30 hours per week is intended to make the most of your time here and is structured to help you;
- realise your potential
- refine your communication skills
- develop your confidence
- hold effective discussions
- express your opinions
- exchange and ask for information
- talk about yourself to others
“Love Speaking English gives you the environment, the motivation and the empowerment to learn”.
Our school is located within a modern facility set in the heart of Bakewell and amid the rolling hills of the Derbyshire Dales. The centre is the hub of the Peak rural economy and venue for a range of uses.
Our tutorial room is light and airy and provides a flexible space for learning. Class sizes are intentionally small enabling a more personable approach with a friendly and relaxed atmosphere.
- Duration: 14 days
- Tuition: Fully qualified tutors
- Classes: Monday – Friday
- Hours per week: 30
- Start day: Monday
- Age: 18+
- Class size: 6 minimum / 12 maximum
- Level: Beginners to advanced (A1 – C1)
Choose from General English or General English Plus. Each course offers an identical, full and varied timetable in the morning and a variety of assignments and activities in the afternoon.
Our General English Plus course includes a choice of more adventurous, thrill-seeking activities in the afternoon for example; climbing, caving, abseiling, mountain biking and cycling.
General English and General English Plus
On arrival and following your initial assessment, you will receive your full and detailed timetable.
We include two social evenings per week, leaving you time during your stay to relax or socialise with your friends and host family. Typically, our social events may include;
- an evening of ten pin bowling
- a relaxed meal at a local restaurant
- a fun night at the local pub quiz
An optional full day trip to London is also built into our timetable. For more details of course dates and events see our calendar.
We offer an excellent value proposition with our inclusive pricing so that you don’t have to worry about any hidden costs;
- 30 hours timetable
- assignments and core activities
- local travel passes and entrance fees
- scheduled social events
Our courses are tailored for small groups and we operate just a handful of courses per year, with only 12 places available on each course.
Book early to ensure your place and avoid disappointment!
* Registration fee is payable per enrolment
** Administration fee is payable following any change requests
*** Excursion fee is payable in the UK at the time of booking