Learn English | ELPNZ

Hamilton

Learn English

 

To apply for our programmes, please phone the office on 853 2188  or email us to make an appointment.
You must bring your passport or travel document to your appointment.

2018 Programmes

English Language Groups

Learn Kiwi English in a group for a few hours each week. Low cost. All English levels. 

2018 term dates

Term 1 12 February - 6 April
Term 2 30 April - 22 June
Term 3 23 July - 14 September 
Term 4 15 October - 7 December

Learn more about English Language Groups.
Contact us by email or phone 07 853 2188.

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 07 853 2188.

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.

2018 term dates

Course 1 13 February - 12 April
Course 2 17 April - 14 June
Course 3 11 June - 8 August
Course 4 19 June - 16 August
Course 5 13 August - 10 October
Course 6 21 August - 18 October
Course 7 15 October - 17 December


Learn more about English for Employees.
Contact us by email or phone 07 853 2188.

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

2018 term dates

Course 1 26 February - 22 March  
Course 2 30 April - 24 May  
Course 3 11 June - 5 July    
Course 4 23 July - 16 August  
Course 5 3 September - 27 September
Course 6 29 October - 22 November

Contact us by email or phone 07 853 2188.

ESOL Literacy

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.

2018 term dates

Term 1 12 February - 12 April  
Term 2 30 April - 5 July    
Term 3 23 July - 27 September   
Term 4 15 October - 22 November

Learn more about ESOL Literacy.
Contact us by email or phone 07 853 2188.

Police Recruit Literacy Programme 

For ESOL people who want to study for a career with the NZ Police (preferably, people who have started the application process). 

Literacy-focussed course to bring participants to the reading and writing level required to join the NZ Police.
  • 45-hour course (over 18 weeks) 
  • English level – confident speakers of English
  • Free for residents 
  • Qualified teachers

2018 term dates

Course 1 12 February - 29 June
Course 2 23 July - 30 November

Contact us by email or phone 07 853 2188.

ESOL Intensive

Learn English fast.  Free for residents.  Learn English for work and everyday life.  Courses from Beginner level.

2018 term dates

Course 1 12 February - 29 June
Course 2 23 July - 30 November

Learn more about ESOL Intensive.
Contact us by email or phone 07 853 2188.

ESOL Road Code

  • Study for the Learner Driver Theory Test
  • 30-hour course – flexible hours
  • For people who arrived under the Refugee Quota category
  • English level - high elementary/pre-intermediate
  • Qualified teachers
  • Group classes
  • Free

2018 term dates

Course 1 16 February - 13 April  
Course 2 4 May - 22 June  
Course 3 4 May - 22 June  
Course 4 27 July - 14 September
Course 5 27 July - 14 September
Course 6 19 October - 7 December
Course 7 19 October - 7 December

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 07 853 2188.