At BLS we run a year round adult centre and two seasonal junior centres. We accept students from the age of 10+ at various times of the year both as individuals and as groups. For dates of school holidays please scroll to the bottom of the page.
Perhaps you have a particular reason for studying? You may have an exam you would like to sit now or in the future? Let us know and we will do our best to help. We aim to support and advise you from start to finish.
Before you arrive or on your first day in school you will be sent an English language test which will help us to choose your class to make the most of every minute.
You will have daily homework and weekly progress tests so we can check your progress and help you achieve your goals.
We want you to be happy and the BLS Team will do everything we can to make this experience as positive as possible.
English Immersion courses of 16, 20 or 24 hours per week for students who want to quickly improve their level of English as part of a small, mixed nationality group. You will use the latest course books and learn through interesting discussions and traditional
grammar approaches. Pronunciation is also an important component of the course. We will test you on arrival to check your level and choose your class.
Intensive English with IELTS
This option consists of 32 lessons / 24 hours per week and is an extremely intensive programme that combines 15 hours of General English classes with 8 hours of classes focusing on IELTS exam skills and technique to help maximise your IELTS score for university,
your career or any other reason. At the end of the week you will also have one hour self-study or a practice test and receive feedback on your performance. We will polish your grammar, look at exam technique and ensure you have the key vocabulary to boost
your essay writing and spoken interview performance. The academic content of this course helps to prepare for life at university.
Intensive English with Exam Preparation
To help prepare you for your exam, BLS English will provide the grammar, vocabulary and skills essential for most English language exams. You will study 23 hours per week, combining 15 hours of General English classes with 8 hours of Exam focused classes each week. We can give you advice on which exam is best for you and offer additional practice for home.
Part-Time English Courses
Part-time courses are a great option for people already living locally and need a flexible course to fit around work or family commitments. There are morning or afternoon classes available.
Passion For Courses
Learn through a subject that you love. Classic cars, horses or perhaps football? Share your passion in English! Choose 1 or 2 weeks in May. Local English host accommodation for total immersion.
Summer Adult English Courses
Intensive courses for success. Sign up and pay as you go on the evening activities and weekend cultural and historical excursions. Choose local English host accommodation for total immersion. Exams and certificates are an option. Our adult fees do not increase
Extremely intensive one-to-one programmes for your chosen area of business or to achieve your personal goals. You will be carefully assessed and interviewed on arrival and your learning targets planned out. This course aims to get the most out of any individual
in the shortest possible time.
A course for teachers or group leaders who work with young learners in their home country. This course is designed with professional development in mind. It allows you the opportunity to practise and improve your English language knowledge and share ideas
with teachers from other schools and other countries.
Summer Junior English and Activities
Intensive courses for success. Weekend cultural and historical activities and excursions. Local English host accommodation for total immersion. Exams and certificates.