Level 1 ESOL Skills for Life at Stanmore College


Qualification Level 1 ESOL Skills for Life
Subject Area English
Attendance Part Time

Course Content

ESOL stands for English for Speakers of Other Languages. Improving your English can help you get more out life in the UK. These courses will help you increase independence, as well as develop the language skills you need for everyday life, employment and further studies.

You will have exams and gain a recognised qualification from the English Speaking Board (ESB).

Please note 90% attendance or better is required.

Course Outcomes

ESOL entry 1 is aimed at learners who have little literacy knowledge or experience in English. No previous qualifications are required at this level. You will have the opportunity of improving your reading, writing, speaking and listening in English.


Upon successful completion of your course you can continue your learning journey at the next level, look for employment or improve your current career.

Entry Requirements

Assessed at interview


Before you can enrol on an ESOL course you need to attend an assessment to determine your level. Your level of English will be determined by a reading and writing assessment and an interview. You need to book an appointment by calling reception on 0208 420 7700.


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Key Staff

Mafa Ardestani
Curriculum Manager - Adult Skills for Life
Harriet D'Cruz

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