Basic Beginner Course in Vancouver

Course Overview

St Giles Vancouver offers the Basic Beginner Course on regular set start dates throughout the year. Students can choose to take 20 (morning) or 20 morning lessons + 5 One to One lessons per week for 2 to 4 weeks.

Our Basic Beginner course is carefully designed to deliver essential language skills in a supportive learning environment with a maximum of 12 students per class.

This course is ideal for students who want basic essential language skills and to learn and use everyday English while on a short visit to the UK. It is also a great starting point for Beginner students who need an introduction to English before studying for a longer period on a English for Business or International Semester course.

Find out more about the course content at St Giles Vancouver:

Basic Beginner Course

Course Details


Minimum Age:
16 years

Maximum in class:

2, 3 or 4 weeks

Lessons per Week:

Lesson length:
1 lesson = 50 minutes

Course Objectives

be able to speak with greater confidence and fluency with an increased vocabulary

have developed your listening, reading and writing skills

have a greater understanding of the grammatical structure of English

Vancouver Location

All students taking a course at St Giles Vancouver can take advantage of the following facilities:

  • Self-Access Study Centre
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Student Café
  • Library & student bookshop
  • Interactive whiteboards in most classrooms

St Giles Vancouver is the perfect choice for students looking to take the Basic Beginner Course course in a small and welcoming environment. The school is centrally located in Vancouver’s business district, close to the main shopping and entertainment areas, as well as the city’s parks and beaches. St Giles Vancouver offers students a personal learning experience in the beautiful and vibrant city.

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