Edinburgh College says ‘tchau’ to Brazilian students

A group of Brazilian students who have been studying with Edinburgh College are leaving Scotland with improved English language skills and a real knowledge of the country’s tourism and hospitality industry. Ten students arrived from South America in January to learn about the vigorous and fast-paced nature of the Hospitality and Tourism sector at the…

Azerbaijan teachers benefit from college training course

A group of 32 teachers from Azerbaijan have returned to their classrooms equipped with improved English teaching skills thanks to a course provided by Edinburgh College’s International and college-based English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) teams. The primary and secondary English teachers, the first group to visit the college from Azerbaijan, completed the one-week intensive…

Open event for NC ESOL for Employability Level 5

An open day event is taking place this week for those who speak English as a second language and are considering improving their language skills for work or further training. The NC ESOL for Employability Level 5 open day will run from 11am on Wednesday (21 March) at the college’s Sighthill Campus and will give…

Become a volunteer ESOL Home Tutor with Edinburgh College

What is the ESOL Home Tutor Training Course? This is a great opportunity to gain some teaching experience providing access to English Language learning for adults (including refugees) across Edinburgh and the Lothians. The programme consists of three elements: Introductory Training Volunteer Tutors must attend a 6-week introductory course before meeting a student. The introductory…