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DLTC English & Foreign Language School:
The DLTC is an English & foreign language school based in the beautiful seaside town of Dun Laoghaire, just 20 minutes from Dublin, the capital of Ireland. DLTC offers a wide range of full and part time English language courses to foreign students of various levels, needs and ages. All our English classes focus on communication skills (speaking, listening, reading and writing) as well as English grammar, but a special emphasis is placed on language production - you won't learn a language if you don't use it!

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English Language Courses:

General English (full-time):

Our General English language course is a full-time course and takes place all year round here at our school in Dublin, Ireland - so you can begin anytime! The course comprises 20 classes per week from Monday to Friday from 9.20am-1.00pm with a short break for tea/coffee/soft drinks at 11am. The course caters for students with elementary - advanced levels of English and students are given a level test to ensure they are in the right class for their level. While the classes cover general English grammar, speaking, listening, reading and writing skills, the special focus of all our courses is to get studenPhoto of English Courses in Dublin, Irelandts speaking English successfully. Up to 50% of the class is devoted to getting students to speak and to practise what they are learning. Often, teachers are happy to discuss with students about aspects of Irish culture and things to do or see in Dublin and Ireland.

Evening English (part-time):
These courses take place all year round and are part-time. You can begin anytime and continue for as long as you want. The courses comprise either: 4 hours per week on either Monday & Wednesday 7.15-9.15pm or Tuesday & Thursday 7.15-9.15pm; or one night per week (Monday, Wednesday or Thursday) from 6.45-9.45pm - depending on level. The Monday & Wednesday night courses offer Elementary/Pre-Intermediate levels and Tuesday & Thursday night courses cater for Intermediate/First Certificate/Advanced levels. The main focus of the courses is to improve speaking and listening skills although general grammar is also covered aswell as some reading and writing.

Cambridge Exam Classes:
The DLTC offers part-time English language courses in the evenings which are aimed at those studying for the Cambridge English exams: First Certificate - FCE, Advanced - CAE, etc). Students can begin these courses at any time during the year and can continue with the course as long as they want or need (the shortest period is for 4 weeks). Students only have to pay for 4 weeks at any time and there is no registration fee - if you want to continue at the end of 4 weeks, you just pay for the next 4 weeks. Students can study for the exams at the DLTC and then apply to sit the exam at University College Dublin which administers the Cambridge exams in Dublin. The classes cover the five main parts of the Cambridge exams: Use of English (Grammar), Listening, Speaking, Reading and Writing. Extra emphasis is given to Speaking practice as most students can generally study Grammar on their own but need to practice their speaking.

International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Exam Classes:
The DLTC offers part-time English language courses in the evenings to prepare students for the IELTS exam. The courses are 2 nights per week for 9 weeks (Tuesday and Thursday 19:15-21:45). Students can study for the exams at the DLTC and then apply to sit the exam at University College Dublin which administers IELTS exams in Dublin. The DLTC is happy to apply to UCD on your behalf. Classes cover the four IELTS skills: Listening, Speaking, Reading and Writing. While there is no specific grammar component to an IELTS exam, students are expected to use the grammar properly in context so some English grammar is also covered in these classes. The courses prepare for the Academic IELTS exam format. A good level of English is required to prepare for the IELTS so students you will have to successfully complete a level test to attend these courses. The level required to attend is a good Upper-Intermediate to Advanced level.

Private English:
If you want to improve your general English or wish to study for a particular exam such as Cambridge, IELTS, TOEFL, but need some extra help, then we can arrange private classes for you. Class times are flexible and can be arranged for a time that suits both you and teacher. Course topics are flexible. Before you begin, we ask you to complete a pre-course questionnaire so that we can find out exactly what help you require. Teachers will then use this questionnaire to provide you with material for your lessons. Course locations are flexible. You can come to us or we can travel to you (depending on location, travel costs may be extra). We can also provide private English classes for small groups. So if you'd like to come with some friends or colleagues just contact us about this possibility. End-of-course certificates are awarded to private students. Coffee, tea and soft-drinks are available during classes.

Business English:
If you require English for your job, then we can provide private classes to suit your needs. Private business classes may be booked for anything between 2 and 40 classes per week. Before you start your course, we ask you to answer some questions about your needs and based on this we can develop a course just for you. The Needs Analysis Questionnaire is designed to help our teachers identify your exact requirements in terms of the English language and your business usage: e.g. Do you send emails, write letters, send faxes etc? Do you give presentations? Do you attend international meetings? Do you take minutes? Do you write reports? We also ask you to complete a pre-course level test so that your teacher will know your technical level in advance of your arrival. The emphasis in these classes is on practical use of business English. So teachers may ask you to prepare presentations, write letters / emails, make phone calls, listen to and summarise news programmes on the internet. Your voice may be recorded on cassette so that teachers can help you identify your strengths and weakness and offer alternative ways of using your English. A post-course support service is also available.

Junior Summer English:
The DLTC runs English language & activity courses during the summer for groups of juniors aged between 12-17 years. The courses are held at a local secondary school in the beautiful, upmarket and safe environment of Dun Laoghaire. Classes take place during weekday mornings between 9.15 and 12.30am. Afternoon activities include sports and half-day excursions to places of interest and entertainment. One full-day excursion takes place each Saturday and two evening activities are provided each week. Students stay in carefully selected full-board 'homestay' accommodation with local host families.

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Address: 32 Crofton Road, Dun Laoghaire, Dublin, Ireland
Some interested visitors submitting program inquiries to our school up to 2023-09-23 were from:

Monkstown; Dun Laoghaire, Ireland; Dunlaoghaire; Dun laoghaire; and more.
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Centre of English Studies
Courses / Programs
Our school was established in 1979 and over the last 26 years has helped thousands of students from all over the world improve their English language skills. CES has won a reputation as one of the leading English Language Schools in Ireland. We offer a choice of quality language courses in a friendly and caring atmosphere. CES has 25 classroom located in the very heart of Dublin city. CES is recognised by the Irish Department of Education and ACELS and is a full member of MEI-RELSA, EAQUALS, FIYTO, ALTO and the Dublin Chamber of Commerce.
Standard Course - 20 hours tuition per week, Intensive Course - 26 hours tuition per week; Combination Course - 20 Standard + 5 hours Individual tuition; Examination Preparation Courses for Cambridge, IELTS, TOEFL; Standard Course + Business English (Summer only); Teacher Training Programmes, Academic Year Programmes; Junior English & Activity Programme.
Central School of English, Dublin
Courses / Programs
Located in the heart of Dublin city centre, The Central School of English is a small, friendly school that provides a range of quality English courses to students from around the world. You will learn to speak English quickly and easily with our expert teachers. Our English courses include General English, Business English and IELTS exam preparation classes.

You can start a course at any time you like, and we will help you design a programme for your studies, based on your availability and your learning goals, to achieve the best possible results.

All our teachers are native English speakers and have teaching qualifications that are recognised by Ireland's Department of Education. We teach using the Callan Method which is the fastest-growing English teaching system in the world. You will learn four times faster than with other methods.

Our classrooms are bright and airy, have wooden floors and comfortable seating. We provide a lounge for students where they can access a wealth of additional learning materials and free tea and coffee from the adjoining kitchen.

The school is open from 9am to 9pm Monday to Saturday. We are open year round, apart from public holidays.
- General English for all levels from elementary to advanced
- Business English
- Exam preparation for Cambridge PET (Preliminary English Test), FCE (First Certificate in English), CAE (Certificate in Advanced English) exams
- IELTS exam preparation
- Rapid Speaking Programme, which focuses on Spoken English

It is possible to combine different types of classes to design a course to suit your needs.
Atlas Language School, Dublin
Courses / Programs
Atlas Language School in Dublin was established in 2003 and has grown quickly in size and reputation in that time.

We are a young, vibrant and professional language school committed to providing a unique learning experience and excellent English courses in a friendly and motivating environment.
With excellent teachers and facilities, a comprehensive and fun social programme that gives our students an authentic experience of Irish life and a perfect central location, we believe we are the best school to learn English in Dublin.

The school facilities:

- Student cafe / restaurant
- 25 classrooms
- Student recreational area
- Computer room
- Free Wi-Fi and Internet access
- Library and study area
- Central location
- Daily social and cultural activities
- Full-day weekend excursions
- Free elective classes in the afternoon
- Highly qualified and experienced teachers
- General English Fluency
- General English Fluency Plus (several options: Plus FCE / Plus CAE / Plus TOEIC / Plus IELTS
- General English Fluency Intensive
- Full time FCE Preparation
- Full time IELTS Preparation
- Junior Summer Programme
- Part time courses
Irish College Of English, Dublin
Courses / Programs
Irish College of English is a year-round, professionally-run English language school in Dublin, Ireland. We provide a wide range of beginner to advanced level English classes to adults and children from around the world. Courses include Full-Time and Part-Time English Classes, Cambridge English Exam Preparation, Business English, Au Pair Programmes, and a variety of fun Summer English Programs for young learners.

Students can register for courses for 1 week in duration to 1 year, and there is an excellent mix of nationalities in all our programmes. Many students come to Ireland for a period of 2 - 4 weeks to improve their English with a full immersion programme, others come for our 1 year programmes to experience studying and living in Ireland.

Our English language courses are recognised by the Department of Education and Skills for English Language Teaching. Progression is our focus and on arrival students are evaluated on registration and placed into the correct level. On leaving all students receive written individual feedback from their teacher and also a certificate of attainment.
Beginner to Advanced Level English Courses for Adults, Children & Teenagers:

- Full-time Intensive General English courses
- Part-time General English classes
- Private English classes 
- Business / Corporate English
- Cambridge exam preparation (FCE, CAE & CPE)
- English for Au Pairs
- English & Golf
- Work and Study in Ireland
- International youth summer programmes (Ages 11-17)
- Homestay with local host family
Atlantic School of English & Active Leisure, Cork
Courses / Programs
Atlantic School of English & Active Leisure is a small, accredited English language school in the village of Schull in West Cork, South-West Ireland.

We offer a range of year-round English courses to adult students (18+), as well as summer courses for juniors & teenagers (from 3-17 years old) from around the world.

Our English courses for adults include General English courses, as well as Business and Specialist programmes, including Cambridge exam preparation. Choose from flexible options and create your own programme 'a la carte', or choose an all-inclusive package. 

We believe that expert ESL tuition in small groups (average 4 per class), combined with an exciting leisure programme that stimulates the mind and body, sets the tone for a successful and pleasurable learning experience.

We combine English with scuba diving, sailing, horse-riding, golf, art & craft, Irish music, dance & cookery classes.

Schull is located 100km south-west of Cork City (which has an international airport and ferry terminals), and approximately 360km from Dublin. 

Testimonial:
"..Schull is a lovely little fishing village in the South-West-End of Ireland with kind people & it is embedded in a beautiful landscape.

The teaching is done by competent teachers & the management is doing its best to make the students fine & content.

The school provides different kinds of leisure activities such as canoeing, sailing & organizes excursions to interesting places around Schull."

- Dieter & Elvira, Vienna, Austria
English for Beginners to Advanced learners:

• General English
• Cambridge FCE, CAE, CPE exam preparation (12 weeks for EEA students) 
• Cambridge FCE, CAE & IELTS exam preparation (25 weeks for non-EEA students) 
• Private & Semi-Private English lessons
• Business English courses
• 1-Week English course
• English Plus Golf
• Homestay with teacher / family
• Year-round & Summer English courses for juniors & teenagers (ages 3-8, 9-12, 13-17)
• TEFL / TESOL teacher training

Live with an Irish family or in a holiday home by the sea or in the countryside.
Dorset College
Courses / Programs
A well established educational organisation, founded in 1983 & centrally located in Dublin. The college offers an extensive range of English, Business & Computer programs that are internationally recognised. It aims to create an environment which is supportive, study friendly and is designed to meet the needs of international students with fully qualified university graduate teachers.
General English & Computer Training, English for Academic Purposes, Specialised English Training (IT, Medical), Short term English, Business English & Computer Training among others.