English Language Courses

English Language Courses

We offer a wide range of full and part-time General English and study preparation courses.  All courses lead to internationally recognised qualifications. 

English courses  

We offer a range of courses from Elementary to Proficiency level for those wishing to improve their English for general, professional or academic reasons.

You may choose to combine a full-time programme of study with an additional part-time English class or other part-time college course to suit your timetable and level of English.

Choose from a range of options: 

Not sure which level is right for you?

Take this quick Cambridge English quiz to help you find the best level for you.  

You can find more information on the Cambridge exams (KET, PET, FCE, CAE and CPE) that you will be working towards here.  


IELTS Preparation & Study Skills  

IELTS is for students who are planning to study at undergraduate, graduate or professional school level in an English-speaking country.  It will also benefit those who require an introduction to study skills and who wish to gain an insight into college and university life.

EIS Social Events

We organize a range of free social events throughout the year for F/T EIS Students. Each year there are excursions to cities such as London and Oxford, as well as the beaches of West Wales in Tenby and the National Museums in Cardiff. Teachers organize trips to local destinations such as Cardiff Castle and Bay, the Gower peninsula and local towns, as well as offering nights out at the Opera, Theatre, Bowling, Indoor surfing (Entry ticket fees can apply £5-15). At the beginning of terms, the International Office arrange Welcome social events to help students get to know each other.  The International Christmas lunch is a feast of colourful food and culture in December, while the end of year Graduation Celebration sees the year end in style!

Part-time students are very welcome to attend any of these events (Entry fees can apply and there is a small charge of £10 for day excursions)

Fees and dates

View our fees, dates and discounts here.

Apply now or contact us

Apply now for any of these international courses or contact us for more information:

international@cavc.ac.uk / +44 (0) 2920 908004