Language course English in Bournemouth

BEET Language Centre

Our partnerschool BEET Language Centre was established in Bournemouth in 1979. It is a family run school, meaning you’ll feel easily at home and enjoy a friendly and warm atmosphere. The school has a strong focus on quality teaching, offering all kinds of courses, from General English to IELTS and Cambridge Examination Preparation. The school averagely has between 20 and 40 different nationalities, providing a perfect mix of nationalities and an international atmosphere!

Key features of our partner English school in Bournemouth:

  • Accredited by the British Council and a member of English UK.
  • Member of  IALC, Quality English and TEN (The English Network)
  • approximately 15 modern classrooms
  • Free WIFI
  • Student lounge
  • Library 
  • School canteen (freshly prepared hot meals, snacks, sandwiches, hot and cold drinks, fruit and chocolate.)
  • Minimum age: 16 years

Social Programme:

The school organises many activities outside the classroom, as this is considered an important part of your language immersion as well. This way, you’ll have opportunities to practise your English and build friendships with your fellow students. You also learn more about life and culture in England. Some activities are free of charge, for others (like excursions), you need to pay a price.

Some examples of possible activities are:

  • Excursions to London, Bath, Oxford, Stratford-upon-Avon, Salisbury, Stonehenge etc.
  • Film nights at school
  • Games night
  • International Food Night: students are invited to prepare a typical dish / snack or even special drink from their own country and bring it along for all to share and explain. A unique opportunity to discover wonderful food from all over the world.
  • Lectures (e.g. about British history and institutions, literature, poetry, pop and folk songs, and various social aspects of life in Britain)

Intensive

The intensive course in Bournemouth has 20, 24 or 28  English lessons per week.

The standard course has 20 lessons of general English. Classes are focused mainly on communication, with particular emphasis on improving pronunciation, oral comprehension and writing.

If you book 24 or 28 lessons you will have, in addition to the 20 lessons of general English, elective workshops. Each workshop is made of 4 lessons per week. If you have chosen the 24 lessons per week programme, you select one option; if you have chosen the 28 lessons per week programme, you select two options between the following:

  • Speaking, Pronunciation and Listening
  • Reading, Writing and Vocabulary
  • English for Business
  • Academic English and Skills
  • Writing Skills

 

Minimum age is 16 years.

Prices 2024

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Prices in  €/EUR  £/GBP  $/USD

Max. 14 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
24
28
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks 13 weeks 14 weeks 15 weeks 16 weeks 17 weeks 18 weeks 19 weeks 20 weeks 21 weeks 22 weeks 23 weeks 24 weeks 25 weeks 26 weeks 27 weeks 28 weeks 29 weeks 30 weeks 31 weeks 32 weeks  
Intensive without accommodation 536 939 1342 1744 2111 2506 2902 3297 3692 4088 4483 4690 5070 5450 5829 6209 6589 6968 7348 7728 8108 7742 8088 8434 8780 9126 9472 9818 10163 9965 10293 10621
Intensive with host family, double room , halfboard 735 1336 1937 2538 3104 3696 4290 4884 5477 6071 6665 7070 7648 8226 8804 9382 9960 10538 11116 11694 12272 12106 12650 13194 13738 14282 14827 15371 15915 15915 16441 16967
Intensive with host family, single room , halfboard 760 1386 2013 2639 3231 3848 4468 5087 5706 6325 6944 7375 7978 8582 9185 9789 10392 10995 11599 12202 12806 12664 13234 13803 14373 14943 15512 16082 16651 16677 17228 17780
Intensive with shared apartment, double room , no meals 742 1350 1958 2567 3140 3740 4341 4942 5543 6144 6745 7157 7742 8328 8913 9498 10084 10669 11254 11840 12425 12265 12817 13368 13920 14471 15022 15574 16125 16133 16666 17199
Intensive with shared apartment, single room , no meals 771 1408 2045 2683 3285 3914 4544 5174 5804 6434 7064 7505 8120 8734 9348 9963 10577 11191 11806 12420 13034 12904 13484 14065 14645 15226 15806 16387 16967 17003 17566 18128
Intensive with host family plus, double room , halfboard 852 1570 2288 3007 3690 4400 5111 5822 6533 7244 7955 8478 9173 9868 10564 11259 11954 12650 13345 14040 14736 14686 15348 16009 16671 17332 17994 18655 19317 19434 20077 20721
Intensive with host family plus, single room , halfboard 939 1744 2550 3355 4125 4922 5720 6519 7317 8115 8913 9523 10305 11087 11870 12652 13435 14217 14999 15782 16564 16602 17350 18099 18847 19596 20345 21093 21842 22046 22776 23507
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks 13 weeks 14 weeks 15 weeks 16 weeks 17 weeks 18 weeks 19 weeks 20 weeks 21 weeks 22 weeks 23 weeks 24 weeks 25 weeks 26 weeks 27 weeks 28 weeks 29 weeks 30 weeks 31 weeks 32 weeks  
Intensive without accommodation 587 1040 1494 1947 2371 2818 3266 3713 4160 4608 5055 5285 5714 6144 6573 7002 7432 7861 8290 8720 9149 8700 9090 9479 9868 10258 10647 11037 11426 11235 11605 11975
Intensive with host family, double room , halfboard 787 1437 2090 2741 3362 4008 4654 5300 5945 6591 7237 7665 8294 8920 9549 10176 10804 11431 12060 12686 13315 13063 13651 14239 14827 15414 16002 16590 17177 17185 17753 18321
Intensive with host family, single room , halfboard 812 1488 2166 2842 3489 4160 4832 5503 6174 6845 7516 7970 8624 9276 9930 10582 11236 11888 12542 13194 13848 13622 14235 14848 15461 16075 16688 17301 17914 17947 18540 19134
Intensive with shared apartment, double room , no meals 794 1452 2112 2770 3399 4052 4705 5358 6011 6664 7317 7752 8388 9022 9658 10292 10928 11561 12198 12831 13467 13223 13818 14413 15008 15603 16198 16793 17388 17402 17978 18554
Intensive with shared apartment, single room , no meals 823 1510 2199 2886 3544 4226 4908 5590 6272 6954 7636 8100 8766 9428 10093 10756 11421 12084 12749 13412 14077 13862 14486 15110 15734 16358 16982 17606 18230 18273 18878 19482
Intensive with host family plus, double room , halfboard 904 1672 2442 3210 3949 4712 5475 6238 7001 7764 8527 9073 9819 10563 11309 12052 12799 13542 14288 15032 15778 15644 16349 17054 17759 18464 19169 19874 20579 20704 21389 22075
Intensive with host family plus, single room , halfboard 991 1846 2703 3558 4384 5234 6084 6935 7785 8635 9485 10118 10951 11782 12615 13446 14279 15110 15943 16774 17607 17560 18352 19144 19936 20728 21520 22312 23104 23316 24089 24861
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks 13 weeks 14 weeks 15 weeks 16 weeks  
Intensive without accommodation 623 1113 1603 2093 2540 3021 3503 3984 4465 4947 5428 5662 6123 6584 7045 7505
Intensive with host family, double room , halfboard 823 1510 2199 2886 3532 4211 4891 5571 6250 6930 7609 8042 8701 9360 10021 10679
Intensive with host family, single room , halfboard 848 1560 2275 2987 3659 4364 5069 5774 6479 7184 7889 8347 9032 9716 10402 11085
Intensive with shared apartment, double room , no meals 830 1524 2221 2915 3568 4255 4942 5629 6315 7002 7689 8129 8796 9462 10130 10795
Intensive with shared apartment, single room , no meals 859 1582 2308 3031 3713 4429 5145 5861 6577 7293 8008 8478 9173 9868 10565 11259
Intensive with host family plus, double room , halfboard 940 1744 2551 3355 4118 4915 5712 6509 7306 8103 8900 9450 10226 11003 11780 12555
Intensive with host family plus, single room , halfboard 1027 1918 2812 3703 4554 5438 6322 7206 8090 8974 9858 10495 11358 12222 13086 13949
Starting dates:  

from elementary : 01/01, 29/01, 26/02, 25/03, 22/04, 20/05, 17/06, 01/07, 08/07, 15/07, 22/07, 29/07, 05/08, 12/08, 19/08, 26/08, 02/09, 30/09, 28/10, 25/11

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Info host family:  

Accommodation in a host family includes half board from Mon-Fri and full board during the weekend.

A double room can only be booked by two people traveling together.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 30/06/2024 - 31/08/2024 : €56 per week
double room : 30/06/2024 - 31/08/2024 : €34 per week
Special dietary needs : € 37 per week [i]
Supplement for minors : € 20 per week
Info shared apartment:  

A double room can only be booked by two people traveling together.

Minimum age shared apartment: 18 years

A private bathroom can only be booked for stays between June 30 - August 24.

Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 30/06/2024 - 31/08/2024 : €44 per week
double room : 30/06/2024 - 31/08/2024 : €44 per week
Private Bathroom : € 96 per week [i]
Info host family plus:  

Accommodation in a host family includes half board from Mon-Fri and full board during the weekend.

A double room can only be booked by two people traveling together.

Transfer:   Airport transfer upon arrival at Bournemouth Airport : EUR 118
Airport transfer upon arrival at London Heathrow Airport : EUR 308
Airport transfer upon arrival at Southampton Airport : EUR 184

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance

In 2024 the school is closed on: 29/03/2024, 01/04/2024, 06/05/2024, 27/05/2024, 26/08/2024 & 23/12/2024 - 03/01/2025. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled.

Min. level to participate in courses is A1 / A2, elementary level.

IELTS

The IELTS preparation programme takes place from Monday to Friday in groups of max. 14 students, and is offered in two formats:

a) 20 lessons of general English + 4 specific lessons with focus on the exam preparation
b) 20 lessons of general English + 8 specific lessons with focus on the exam preparation

Estimated class schedule*:

The 20 lessons programme is divided into two different sessions (one in the morning and one in the afternoon), in order to have free time in different moments. Usually, classes are between 8.45 and 12.05 or between 14.20 and 17.40, with a break of 20 minutes between every session. If you choose the programme with 24 or 28 lessons, you will also have exam preparation classes from Tuesday to Thursday, from 12.15 to 14.10.
*The time schedule can be subjected to changes. Classes last 45 minutes.

Minimum age is 16 years.

Prices 2024

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR  £/GBP  $/USD

Max. 14 per class
Number of lessons per week:
24
28
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks 13 weeks 14 weeks 15 weeks 16 weeks 17 weeks 18 weeks 19 weeks 20 weeks 21 weeks 22 weeks 23 weeks 24 weeks 25 weeks 26 weeks 27 weeks 28 weeks 29 weeks 30 weeks 31 weeks 32 weeks  
IELTS Exam Prep without accommodation 587 1040 1494 1947 2371 2818 3266 3713 4160 4608 5055 5285 5714 6144 6573 7002 7432 7861 8290 8720 9149 8700 9090 9479 9868 10258 10647 11037 11426 11235 11605 11975
IELTS Exam Prep with host family, double room , halfboard 787 1437 2090 2741 3362 4008 4654 5300 5945 6591 7237 7665 8294 8920 9549 10176 10804 11431 12060 12686 13315 13063 13651 14239 14827 15414 16002 16590 17177 17185 17753 18321
IELTS Exam Prep with host family, single room , halfboard 812 1488 2166 2842 3489 4160 4832 5503 6174 6845 7516 7970 8624 9276 9930 10582 11236 11888 12542 13194 13848 13622 14235 14848 15461 16075 16688 17301 17914 17947 18540 19134
IELTS Exam Prep with shared apartment, double room , no meals 794 1452 2112 2770 3399 4052 4705 5358 6011 6664 7317 7752 8388 9022 9658 10292 10928 11561 12198 12831 13467 13223 13818 14413 15008 15603 16198 16793 17388 17402 17978 18554
IELTS Exam Prep with shared apartment, single room , no meals 823 1510 2199 2886 3544 4226 4908 5590 6272 6954 7636 8100 8766 9428 10093 10756 11421 12084 12749 13412 14077 13862 14486 15110 15734 16358 16982 17606 18230 18273 18878 19482
IELTS Exam Prep with host family plus, double room , halfboard 904 1672 2442 3210 3949 4712 5475 6238 7001 7764 8527 9073 9819 10563 11309 12052 12799 13542 14288 15032 15778 15644 16349 17054 17759 18464 19169 19874 20579 20704 21389 22075
IELTS Exam Prep with host family plus, single room , halfboard 991 1846 2703 3558 4384 5234 6084 6935 7785 8635 9485 10118 10951 11782 12615 13446 14279 15110 15943 16774 17607 17560 18352 19144 19936 20728 21520 22312 23104 23316 24089 24861
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks 13 weeks 14 weeks 15 weeks 16 weeks  
IELTS Exam Prep without accommodation 623 1113 1603 2093 2540 3021 3503 3984 4465 4947 5428 5662 6123 6584 7045 7505
IELTS Exam Prep with host family, double room , halfboard 823 1510 2199 2886 3532 4211 4891 5571 6250 6930 7609 8042 8701 9360 10021 10679
IELTS Exam Prep with host family, single room , halfboard 848 1560 2275 2987 3659 4364 5069 5774 6479 7184 7889 8347 9032 9716 10402 11085
IELTS Exam Prep with shared apartment, double room , no meals 830 1524 2221 2915 3568 4255 4942 5629 6315 7002 7689 8129 8796 9462 10130 10795
IELTS Exam Prep with shared apartment, single room , no meals 859 1582 2308 3031 3713 4429 5145 5861 6577 7293 8008 8478 9173 9868 10565 11259
IELTS Exam Prep with host family plus, double room , halfboard 940 1744 2551 3355 4118 4915 5712 6509 7306 8103 8900 9450 10226 11003 11780 12555
IELTS Exam Prep with host family plus, single room , halfboard 1027 1918 2812 3703 4554 5438 6322 7206 8090 8974 9858 10495 11358 12222 13086 13949
Starting dates:  

from elementary : 01/01, 29/01, 26/02, 25/03, 22/04, 20/05, 17/06, 01/07, 08/07, 15/07, 22/07, 29/07, 05/08, 12/08, 19/08, 26/08, 02/09, 30/09, 28/10, 25/11

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Exam fees:  

ca. €242, to be paid directly on arrival

Info host family:  

Accommodation in a host family includes half board from Mon-Fri and full board during the weekend.

A double room can only be booked by two people traveling together.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 30/06/2024 - 31/08/2024 : €56 per week
double room : 30/06/2024 - 31/08/2024 : €34 per week
Special dietary needs : € 37 per week [i]
Supplement for minors : € 20 per week
Info shared apartment:  

A double room can only be booked by two people traveling together.

Minimum age shared apartment: 18 years

A private bathroom can only be booked for stays between June 30 - August 24.

Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 30/06/2024 - 31/08/2024 : €44 per week
double room : 30/06/2024 - 31/08/2024 : €44 per week
Private Bathroom : € 96 per week [i]
Info host family plus:  

Accommodation in a host family includes half board from Mon-Fri and full board during the weekend.

A double room can only be booked by two people traveling together.

Transfer:   Airport transfer upon arrival at Bournemouth Airport : EUR 118
Airport transfer upon arrival at London Heathrow Airport : EUR 308
Airport transfer upon arrival at Southampton Airport : EUR 184

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance

In 2024 the school is closed on: 29/03/2024, 01/04/2024, 06/05/2024, 27/05/2024, 26/08/2024 & 23/12/2024 - 03/01/2025. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled.

Min. level to participate in courses is A1 / A2, elementary level.

Cambridge Exam

The course for the Cambridge exam preparation in Bournemouth takes place from Monday to Friday in groups of max. 14 students (the average is 12). The programme prepares for all levels (PET, FCE, CAE, CPE) and is offered in 3 different formats:

a) 20 lessons focused only on exams preparation, with the tests of the previous years and specific material
b) 20 lessons of general English + 4 specific lessons with focus on the exam preparation
c) 20 lessons of general English + 8 specific lessons with focus on the exam preparation

Estimated class schedule:

The 20 lessons programme is divided into two different sessions (one in the morning and one in the afternoon), in order to have free time in different moments. Usually, classes are between 8.45 and 12.05 or between 14.20 and 17.40, with a break of 20 minutes between every session. If you choose the programme with 24 or 28 lessons, you will also have exam preparation classes from Tuesday to Thursday, from 12.15 to 14.10.
The time schedule can be subjected to changes. Classes last 45 minutes.

Minimum age is 16 years.

Prices 2024

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR  £/GBP  $/USD

Max. 14/1 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
24
28
Number of weeks:
  4 weeks 8 weeks 10 weeks 12 weeks  
Cambridge Exam Preperation without accommodation 1744 3297 4088 4690
Cambridge Exam Preperation with host family, double room , halfboard 2538 4884 6071 7070
Cambridge Exam Preperation with host family, single room , halfboard 2639 5087 6325 7375
Cambridge Exam Preperation with shared apartment, double room , no meals 2567 4942 6144 7157
Cambridge Exam Preperation with shared apartment, single room , no meals 2683 5174 6434 7505
Cambridge Exam Preperation with host family plus, double room , halfboard 3007 5822 7244 8478
Cambridge Exam Preperation with host family plus, single room , halfboard 3355 6519 8115 9523
Number of weeks:
  4 weeks 8 weeks 10 weeks 12 weeks  
Cambridge Exam Preperation without accommodation 1947 3713 4608 5285
Cambridge Exam Preperation with host family, double room , halfboard 2741 5300 6591 7665
Cambridge Exam Preperation with host family, single room , halfboard 2842 5503 6845 7970
Cambridge Exam Preperation with shared apartment, double room , no meals 2770 5358 6664 7752
Cambridge Exam Preperation with shared apartment, single room , no meals 2886 5590 6954 8100
Cambridge Exam Preperation with host family plus, double room , halfboard 3210 6238 7764 9073
Cambridge Exam Preperation with host family plus, single room , halfboard 3558 6935 8635 10118
Number of weeks:
  4 weeks 8 weeks 10 weeks 12 weeks  
Cambridge Exam Preperation without accommodation 2093 3984 4947 5662
Cambridge Exam Preperation with host family, double room , halfboard 2886 5571 6930 8042
Cambridge Exam Preperation with host family, single room , halfboard 2987 5774 7184 8347
Cambridge Exam Preperation with shared apartment, double room , no meals 2915 5629 7002 8129
Cambridge Exam Preperation with shared apartment, single room , no meals 3031 5861 7293 8478
Cambridge Exam Preperation with host family plus, double room , halfboard 3355 6509 8103 9450
Cambridge Exam Preperation with host family plus, single room , halfboard 3703 7206 8974 10495
Starting dates:  

from elementary : 08/01, 18/03, 25/03, 01/07, 16/09, 23/09

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

The Cambridge exam fee is not included and depends on the level of the exam you prepare for (please contact us).

  • The Cambridge courses of 4, 8 and 10 weeks prepare for FCE or CAE
  • The Cambridge course of 12 weeks prepares for all levels.

Starting dates 2024:
4 week FCE & CAE: 01/07/2024, 29/07/2024
8 week FCE & CAE: 01/07/2024
10 week FCE & CAE: 08/01/2024
12 week FCE & CAE: 25/03/2024, 23/09/2024
12 week CPE: 18/03/2024, 16/09/2024

If you wish to take the exam at the end of your course, it may be necessary to book additional nights or an additional week of accommodation; please contact us for more information and prices.

Exam fees:  

€262, to be paid directly on arrival

Info host family:  

Accommodation in a host family includes half board from Mon-Fri and full board during the weekend.

A double room can only be booked by two people traveling together.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 30/06/2024 - 31/08/2024 : €56 per week
double room : 30/06/2024 - 31/08/2024 : €34 per week
Special dietary needs : € 37 per week [i]
Supplement for minors : € 20 per week
Info shared apartment:  

A double room can only be booked by two people traveling together.

Minimum age shared apartment: 18 years

A private bathroom can only be booked for stays between June 30 - August 24.

Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 30/06/2024 - 31/08/2024 : €44 per week
double room : 30/06/2024 - 31/08/2024 : €44 per week
Private Bathroom : € 96 per week [i]
Info host family plus:  

Accommodation in a host family includes half board from Mon-Fri and full board during the weekend.

A double room can only be booked by two people traveling together.

Transfer:   Airport transfer upon arrival at Bournemouth Airport : EUR 118
Airport transfer upon arrival at London Heathrow Airport : EUR 308
Airport transfer upon arrival at Southampton Airport : EUR 184

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance

In 2024 the school is closed on: 29/03/2024, 01/04/2024, 06/05/2024, 27/05/2024, 26/08/2024 & 23/12/2024 - 03/01/2025. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled.

Min. level to participate in courses is A1 / A2, elementary level.

Host Family

Sharing the daily life and experiences with an English family is a great opportunity to immerse yourself in local life. Families live at 20-30 minutes from the school. It is possible to book a single or a double room (the last one only if you travel with a friend). Half board is included on weekdays and full board on weekend days.

Apartments

The school has many houses usually at 5 minutes from the school. It is possible to book a single or a double room (the last one only if you travel with a friend), with access to the kitchen, shower, living room and laundry. Apartments have Wi-Fi connection.

Host Family plus

Sharing the daily life and experiences with an English family is a great opportunity to immerse yourself in local life. Families live at 20-30 minutes from the school. It is possible to book a single or a double room (the last one only if you travel with a friend). Half board is included on weekdays and full board on weekend days. An executive host family offers rooms with private bathrooms.

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