We are unique located in the home of British surfing: Newquay. Our school combines outstanding English language teaching with a passion for surfing and exploration. Located in a Grade ll listed building in the grounds of a beautiful public park, we are only five minutes' walk from the best surfing beaches in the UK. We believe in doing things differently...follow our adventure @babelfishlanguageschool #surfandstudy This course is the cornerstone of our school's identity. As qualified language teachers and surf instructors we bring a love of learning to both English lessons and to the ocean. We believe in continuing the lessons in the water: you will surf and study with your teacher. We take all language and surfing abilities on this course, as well as all ages. English with Arts and Culture Cornwall is a unique and special county and we are proud to show our students the spectacular scenery and laid back lifestyle. Known for its rugged coastline and rolling fields, we ensure that students are immersed in the traditions, history and atmosphere of the most southerly county in the UK. You will visit cultural and historical attractions, eat the local seafood and Cornish Pasties and meet like-minded, interesting people. Walking on the coast path, visiting some of the famous gardens and experiencing the spectacular Minack Theatre are some of the ways you can explore the county - with your teacher - and perfect your English. This course is perfect for adult English learners. General English courses There is no necessity to add activities to your learning: our classes are innovative and engaging in themselves. We pride ourselves on developing students' skills rapidly, using unique approaches and a friendly and relaxed atmosphere. We can offer 15, 20 or 25 hours of study per week. School Groups We can offer bespoke programmes for school groups: including additional evening activities and alternate itineraries.
Mercator ELT offer English language courses and programmes, for groups and individuals, throughout Cornwall and Devon. Our Junior Summer School courses provide younger learners with enriching cultural and educational experiences. We also a provide a wide range of, tailor-made, Home Tuition options for Adult and Junior learners. The counties of Devon and Cornwall are situated in the far south west of England. This region, with its natural beauty, distinct culture and heritage, and diversity of activities and leisure pursuits, is the perfect destination for a study experience.
Mercator English Language Training offers home tuition and Junior vacation programmes during the summer. Our one-to-one home tuition courses offer the chance to study within a homestay environment. All our teaching spaces offer modern, comfortable learning environments. Our home tuition teachers are all well-qualified, native speakers, who'll work hard to personalise learning to meet individuals needs and interests. Our group lesson venues are local Further Education Colleges in Plymouth, Newquay, and Saint Austell. These teaching spaces are modern 21st century classrooms with computers and interactive whiteboards. Class sizes are maximum of 15 and groups are based on ability. Within our group lessons and home-tuition programmes learners are assessed on entry and exit and provided with a certificate and report on completion. Mercator ELT is accredited by the British council and has 30 years of experience providing outstanding English lessons for international learners.
My stay in Newquay with the babbelfish language school was amazing. For me the school was perfect and that what i was searching for. I chose the “surf and study” program. That means lessons in the morning and surfing in the afternoon. On top we had... more
Whether you are a student, a business professional, or a traveler, there is a language course in Newquay that is right for you. There are English courses available for all fluency levels, ages and time durations. Just select a course type from the list below to get started.
General English courses are for adults who want to improve their speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills in English. Most general English courses are for adults age 16 and up. 2 - 48 week courses available. Most courses average 30 classes per week.