Learn English | ELPNZ

Nelson

Learn English

To apply for our programmes, please phone the office on 03 539 4848 or email us to make an appointment.
You must bring your passport or travel document to your appointment.

English Language Groups

Learn Kiwi English in a group for a few hours each week. Low cost.
All English levels. 
Learn more about English Language Groups.
Contact us by email or phone 03 539 4848.

Fees
  • Residents  $50.00 per term / attend 2 classes for $80 per term
  • Work Permit holders $80.00 per term / attend 2 classes for $120 per term
  • Refugee-background learners - classes are free

ESOL Home Tutoring

Free lessons in your home with a trained volunteer tutor. 1-2 hours each week. Learn English for your daily life in New Zealand. For residents.
Learn more about ESOL Home Tutoring.
Contact us by email or phone 03 539 4848.

English for Employees

Free classes for people who have a job (full-time, part-time, casually/seasonally or self-employed). Improve your workplace English. 2-3 hours per week at a time that suits your working life. All English levels.  
Learn more about English for Employees.
Contact us by email or phone 03 539 4848. Contact us first if you want to join a class.

Work Talk

Looking for work in New Zealand? 

  • Intensive, four-week course (12 hours per week) 
  • Learn how to approach employers
  • Learn to tailor your CV for specific job applications
  • Prepare and practise for job interviews 
  • Develop your professional networking skills
  • English level - Intermediate and above (confident users of English) 
  • Qualified teachers, small classes

Contact us by email or phone 03 539 4848.

ESOL Literacy Classes

Free classes for people who went to school in their home country for fewer than 6 years. 8-10 hours each week. Many classes also have bilingual tutors. For residents.

Learn more about ESOL Literacy.
Contact us by email or phone 03 539 4848.

ESOL Intensive

Learn English fast. Free for residents. Study up to 20 hours a week. Learn English for work and everyday life.
Courses from Beginner level.
Learn more about ESOL Literacy.
Contact us by email or phone 03 539 4848.

ELG Literacy Class

Class are for refugee-background learners. 

English for Migrants

For adults who paid for English language tuition through the New Zealand Immigration Service. Lessons in your home with a qualified English teacher.
Learn more about English for Migrants.
Contact us by email or phone 03 539 4848.