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FREE Courses in English. Have you struggled with English and want to improve your skills? If this sounds like you, then South West College, Essential Skills Course in English is for you and best of all, it's FREE! Classes are delivered during the day and in the evening to suit everyone. Classes in English are available from Entry Level through to Level 2 (achievement at Level 2 is comparable to GCSE standard). The classes are designed to help improve your reading, writing, speaking and listening. You will be able to: learn at your own pace, practise how to use the skills you learn in everyday situations, gain qualifications that employers will recognise.
Every student will complete an Essential Skills assessment prior to being enrolled onto the approprate level
Why Essential Skills are important
Essential Skills courses can be really life changing. They have helped people to: read a newspaper for the first time to find out what is happening in their community. Fill in an application form and get a job as a result. Read notes from their children’s school help their children with their homework for the first time. Use the internet to keep in touch with family and friends.
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Essential Skills Numeracy
Essential Skills Literacy
Essential Skills ICT