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  • Start date:   August 2019
  • Level of Qualification:   SCQF Level 2
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    SCQF Level:   02


This course is to develop the skills of reading, writing, listening and speaking in English to build confidence for students whose first language is not English.

Start Date:  27/08/19
Days of Week:  Tuesday 
Time:  9.00am - 12.00pm 
Duration:   35 weeks
Cost: £200

You can download an enrolment form here

You can read more about the enrolment process here

  • What the course includes

    This course gives students the opportunity to develop the basic language skills needed in familiar personal, social and transactional contexts for students whose first language is not English. Students will also develop a level of competence in the skills of listening and speaking using basic English language

Why study this course?

This course will support students with introductory language skills to enhance their day to day interactions within both their personal and professional life.

Entry Requirements

  • A leveling assessment
  • Where it leads


    • ESOL national 3

Interview Arrangements

There is no interview required for this course although a leveling assessment will take place.

Fees, Finance and Funding

ITA update

Individual Training Account funding has now been closed to new Applicants as of 7th December 2018. Applicants should be able to apply again from April 2019, subject to Skills Development Scotland making new funds available. For more information on ITA and the rules and regulations surrounding them please visit


What options do I have for paying my course fees?

West Lothian College accept payment in full for all part time courses by Cash, Card, Bank Transfer or Cheque.


In response to the unforeseen withdrawal of ITA funding, West Lothian College have put in place an option for students to pay their course fees by instalments. This can be discussed with our Student Advice team at the time of your enrolment, and they will explain all the options and terms and conditions to you.


If you have any further questions or queries please contact Student Advice by email on


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Take that next step in your career and apply for this course today. If the course is not yet open for applications, register your interest or feel free to ask any questions by clicking make an enquiry.