Assessment Dates

ESOL and EFL courses 

The next available start dates for our ESOL courses are in January 2020. To enrol, please come in on one of the below Advice and Guidance dates to be assessed:

  • Wednesday 8 January 10:00 - 14:00; 17:00 - 19:00
  • Thursday 9 January 10:00 - 14:00; 17:00 - 19:00

 Functional Skills English, maths and ICT courses

All Functional Skills English courses are now full for this academic year. The next available start dates for our Functional Skills maths and ICT courses are in January 2020. Advice and Guidance dates are still to be confirmed and will be updated on this page of the website.

GCSE English and maths

All GCSE English and maths courses are now full, the next available start date is September 2020.

Essential Skills at the Stockwell Centre

There are a small number of Essential Skills courses that take place at the Stockwell Centre, the next courses are due to start in January 2020.

Essential Skills at the Lewington Centre

The Lewington Centre is based in Rotherhithe, between Lewisham and Southwark, and offers a range of Essential Skills courses including ESOL, English and maths. For further information and to find out if there are places available, please call the Centre Administrator on 020 7394 6836.

What do I need to bring with me to an Advice and Guidance session?

Students who want to enrol on of one of our Essential Skills courses should bring the following as proof of eligibility as it may be required on assessment day:

  • Valid passport/visa
  • Proof of benefits
  • Proof of low income (less than £330 p/w) - recent bank statements or three pay slips from the last six months.

 Please note that our Functional Skills and GCSE English and maths courses are free as long as you have been living in the UK or the EU for the previous 3 years, therefore you do not need to bring proof of eligibility with you.