What You Will Learn
Improve your English with expert support to help you get a job, progress at work or go onto further training.
- Individual support in a friendly atmosphere.
- Get a nationally recognised qualification.
- Courses at different levels, from basic to GCSE.
English courses are available at all our Adult Learning Centres, with start dates throughout the year.
Before you begin a course, we carefully assess your skills at a ‘Welcome session‘ to make sure you join a course at the right level for you. To book a place on a Welcome session navigate to the Welcome session dates and contact the relevant centre.
Available English Courses
|GCSE English||An intensive one year course for people who are confident in their English skills and need to gain this national qualification.||Nine Months|
|Foundation for GCSE English||This course will the lay the foundation for GCSE English before learners progress to the GCSE English exam in year 2.||Nine Months|
|English Skills||Available at five different levels, you'll start at the right level for you and have the chance to gain a nationally recognised Functional English qualification.||Flexible|
|English Skills (Fast Track)||In a hurry to get the qualifications you need? Our 'Fast Track' courses are available at Levels 1 and 2.||Flexible|
|English Skills with Grammar Support||Courses for speakers of other languages who have excellent speaking and listening skills, but need to improve their reading and writing. Available at Levels 1 and 2.||Flexible|
|Splendid Blended - English Online||Meet with your tutor at regular intervals and do work online to develop the skills you need. You'll get full support from your tutor by email and in person.||Flexible|
|Learner News Group||Help put the MAES Learner Newsletter together. Work as a team, research and write articles, and make decisions on what to include.||Six Weeks|
|English Skills - Individual/personalised learning||A course for anyone who wants to work individually to improve their skills for everyday life and work.|
English Welcome Sessions
|Course title||Venue||Day||Time||Centre Postcode||Centre Telephone Number|
|Welcome to English||Forum Learning||Alternate Mondays||13:00pm-15:30pm||M22 7HH||0161 935 4080|
|Welcome to English||Greenheys Centre||Thursday||09:30am-12:00pm||M14 4HZ||0161 254 7314|
|Welcome to English||Newton House Centre||Thursday||13:00pm-15:30pm||M40 1NY||0161 254 7706|
|Welcome to English||The Avenue Library||Thursday||13:00pm-15:30pm||M9 6HW||0161 234 5080|
|Welcome to English||Withington Centre||Alternate Thursdays||09:30am-12:00pm||M20 3ED||0161 234 5687|
|Welcome to English||Longsight Library and Learning Centre||Friday||13:00pm-15:30pm||M12 4NE||0161 227 3706|
|Welcome to English||Abraham Moss Centre||Friday||13:00pm-15:30pm||M8 5UF||0161 219 6735|