Language course English in Bournemouth

BEET Language Centre

Our partner school 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 and Teacher Training. 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)
  • 15 modern classrooms
  • Free internet and WIFI access
  • Student lounge
  • Library with free access for students
  • 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.
  • Presentations (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 of 45 minutes each, from Monday to Friday, in groups of max 14 students (the average is 12).

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
  • Media, Music and Film
  • English for Travel and Tourism
  • Academic English and Skills
  • Writing Skills

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 classes from Tuesday to Thursday, from 12.15 to 14.10.
*The time schedule can be subjected to changes. Some workshops are not available all the year.

Minimum age is 17 years .

Prices 2019

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

Max. 12/14 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 408 711 1014 1316 1590 1887 2183 2480 2777 3074 3371 3527 3812 4097 4383 4668 4953 5238 5523 5808 6093 5813 6072 6332 6591 6850 7110 7369 7629 7467 7713 7958
Intensive with host family, double room, halfboard 553 1001 1448 1896 2314 2756 3198 3639 4081 4523 4964 5266 5696 6126 6556 6986 7416 7846 8276 8706 9136 9001 9405 9809 10214 10618 11022 11426 11831 11814 12205 12595
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 574 1043 1511 1980 2419 2882 3345 3808 4270 4733 5196 5518 5969 6420 6872 7323 7774 8225 8676 9127 9578 9463 9889 10314 10739 11165 11590 12015 12441 12445 12857 13268
Intensive with shared apartment, double room, no meals 558 1010 1462 1915 2338 2784 3230 3677 4123 4569 5016 5322 5757 6191 6626 7061 7496 7930 8365 8800 9234 9103 9512 9921 10330 10739 11148 11557 11966 11955 12350 12745
Intensive with shared apartment, single room, no meals 581 1057 1532 2008 2454 2924 3394 3864 4333 4803 5273 5602 6061 6519 6977 7435 7893 8351 8809 9267 9725 9618 10050 10482 10915 11347 11779 12212 12644 12656 13074 13492
Intensive with summer residence, single room, no meals 654 1202 1750 2298 2817 3359 3901 4443 4985
  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 447 788 1129 1471 1783 2118 2453 2789 3124 3459 3795 3976 4298 4621 4943 5266 5588 5911 6233 6556 6879 6533 6825 7117 7409 7701 7993 8285 8578 8414 8691 8968
Intensive with host family, double room, halfboard 592 1078 1564 2050 2507 2987 3468 3948 4428 4908 5389 5715 6182 6649 7117 7584 8052 8519 8987 9454 9921 9720 10157 10594 11032 11469 11906 12343 12780 12761 13183 13605
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 613 1120 1627 2134 2612 3113 3615 4116 4617 5119 5620 5967 6456 6944 7432 7921 8409 8898 9386 9875 10363 10183 10641 11099 11557 12015 12473 12932 13390 13392 13835 14278
Intensive with shared apartment, double room, no meals 596 1087 1578 2069 2530 3015 3500 3985 4470 4955 5440 5771 6243 6715 7187 7659 8131 8603 9075 9547 10020 9823 10265 10707 11148 11590 12032 12473 12915 12901 13328 13754
Intensive with shared apartment, single room, no meals 620 1134 1648 2162 2647 3156 3664 4172 4680 5189 5697 6051 6547 7042 7538 8033 8528 9024 9519 10015 10510 10337 10802 11268 11733 12198 12663 13128 13593 13602 14052 14502
Intensive with summer residence, single room, no meals 692 1279 1865 2452 3009 3590 4171 4752 5333
  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 474 842 1210 1578 1917 2279 2641 3004 3366 3728 4090 4453 4602 4948 5294 5640
Intensive with host family, double room, halfboard 619 1132 1645 2158 2641 3149 3656 4163 4670 5177 5684 6191 6486 6977 7467 7958
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 640 1174 1708 2242 2747 3275 3803 4331 4859 5387 5916 6444 6759 7271 7783 8295
Intensive with shared apartment, double room, no meals 623 1141 1659 2176 2665 3177 3688 4200 4712 5224 5736 6248 6547 7042 7538 8033
Intensive with shared apartment, single room, no meals 647 1188 1729 2270 2782 3317 3852 4387 4922 5458 5993 6528 6850 7369 7888 8407
Intensive with summer residence, single room, no meals 719 1333 1946 2560 3144 3752 4359 4967 5574
Starting dates:  

elementary : every monday

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 : 30/06/2019 - 24/08/2019 : €40 per week
single room : 22/12/2019 - 28/12/2019 : €71 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 24/08/2019 : €28 per week
double room : 22/12/2019 - 28/12/2019 : €71 per week
Info shared apartment:  

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

Minimum age shared apartment: 18 years

Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 24/08/2019 : €31 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 24/08/2019 : €31 per week
Info summer residence:  

The summer residence is only available from 30/06/2019 to 24/08/2019.

Transfer:  

€70

The transfer price is per person and for one way when arriving at the airport of Bournemouth.
When arriving at another airport, the following prices apply (per person and per way):

  • London Stansted = € 269
  • London Luton = € 228
  • London Heathrow: € 217
  • London Gatwick: € 228
  • Southampton = € 129
  • London Central = € 258

Please state on the booking form which transfer you would like to book.

All prices include:

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

In 2019 the school is closed on: 01/01/2019 - 06/01/2019, 19/04/2019, 22/04/2019, 06/05/2019, 27/05/2019, 26/08/2019, and from 23/12/2019 - 05/01/2019. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled

Min. level to participate in courses is A1. Elementary students are stongly advised to start on one of the following preferred starting dates (on which also a town tour is included):
07/01/2019, 04/02/2019, 04/03/2019, 01/04/2019, 29/04/2019, 28/05/2019*, 24/06/2019, 01/07/2019, 08/07/2019, 15/07/2019, 22/07/2019, 29/07/2019, 05/08/2019, 12/08/2019, 27/08/2019, 23/09/2019, 21/10/2019, 18/11/2019

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 17 years .

Prices 2019

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

Max. 12/14 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 without accommodation 447 788 1129 1471 1783 2118 2453 2789 3124 3459 3795 3976 4298 4621 4943 5266 5588 5911 6233 6556 6879 6533 6825 7117 7409 7701 7993 8285 8578 8414 8691 8968
IELTS with host family, double room, halfboard 592 1078 1564 2050 2507 2987 3468 3948 4428 4908 5389 5715 6182 6649 7117 7584 8052 8519 8987 9454 9921 9720 10157 10594 11032 11469 11906 12343 12780 12761 13183 13605
IELTS with host family, single room, halfboard 613 1120 1627 2134 2612 3113 3615 4116 4617 5119 5620 5967 6456 6944 7432 7921 8409 8898 9386 9875 10363 10183 10641 11099 11557 12015 12473 12932 13390 13392 13835 14278
IELTS with shared apartment, double room, no meals 596 1087 1578 2069 2530 3015 3500 3985 4470 4955 5440 5771 6243 6715 7187 7659 8131 8603 9075 9547 10020 9823 10265 10707 11148 11590 12032 12473 12915 12901 13328 13754
IELTS with shared apartment, single room, no meals 620 1134 1648 2162 2647 3156 3664 4172 4680 5189 5697 6051 6547 7042 7538 8033 8528 9024 9519 10015 10510 10337 10802 11268 11733 12198 12663 13128 13593 13602 14052 14502
IELTS with summer residence, single room, no meals 692 1279 1865 2452 3009 3590 4171 4752 5333
  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 without accommodation 474 842 1210 1578 1917 2279 2641 3004 3366 3728 4090 4453 4602 4948 5294 5640
IELTS with host family, double room, halfboard 619 1132 1645 2158 2641 3149 3656 4163 4670 5177 5684 6191 6486 6977 7467 7958
IELTS with host family, single room, halfboard 640 1174 1708 2242 2747 3275 3803 4331 4859 5387 5916 6444 6759 7271 7783 8295
IELTS with shared apartment, double room, no meals 623 1141 1659 2176 2665 3177 3688 4200 4712 5224 5736 6248 6547 7042 7538 8033
IELTS with shared apartment, single room, no meals 647 1188 1729 2270 2782 3317 3852 4387 4922 5458 5993 6528 6850 7369 7888 8407
IELTS with summer residence, single room, no meals 719 1333 1946 2560 3144 3752 4359 4967 5574
Starting dates:  

intermediate : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Exam fees:  

ca. €234, 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 : 30/06/2019 - 24/08/2019 : €40 per week
single room : 22/12/2019 - 28/12/2019 : €71 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 24/08/2019 : €28 per week
double room : 22/12/2019 - 28/12/2019 : €71 per week
Info shared apartment:  

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

Minimum age shared apartment: 18 years

Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 24/08/2019 : €31 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 24/08/2019 : €31 per week
Info summer residence:  

The summer residence is only available from 30/06/2019 to 24/08/2019.

Transfer:  

€70

The transfer price is per person and for one way when arriving at the airport of Bournemouth.
When arriving at another airport, the following prices apply (per person and per way):

  • London Stansted = € 269
  • London Luton = € 228
  • London Heathrow: € 217
  • London Gatwick: € 228
  • Southampton = € 129
  • London Central = € 258

Please state on the booking form which transfer you would like to book.

All prices include:

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

In 2019 the school is closed on: 01/01/2019 - 06/01/2019, 19/04/2019, 22/04/2019, 06/05/2019, 27/05/2019, 26/08/2019, and from 23/12/2019 - 05/01/2019. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled

Min. level to participate in courses is A1. Elementary students are stongly advised to start on one of the following preferred starting dates (on which also a town tour is included):
07/01/2019, 04/02/2019, 04/03/2019, 01/04/2019, 29/04/2019, 28/05/2019*, 24/06/2019, 01/07/2019, 08/07/2019, 15/07/2019, 22/07/2019, 29/07/2019, 05/08/2019, 12/08/2019, 27/08/2019, 23/09/2019, 21/10/2019, 18/11/2019

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 17 years .

Prices 2019

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

Max. 12/14 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
24
28
Number of weeks:
  8 weeks 10 weeks 12 weeks  
Cambridge exam without accommodation 2480 3074 3527
Cambridge exam with host family, double room, halfboard 3639 4523 5266
Cambridge exam with host family, single room, halfboard 3808 4733 5518
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, double room, no meals 3677 4569 5322
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, single room, no meals 3864 4803 5602
Cambridge exam with summer residence, single room, no meals 4443
Number of weeks:
  8 weeks 10 weeks 12 weeks  
Cambridge exam without accommodation 2789 3459 3976
Cambridge exam with host family, double room, halfboard 3948 4908 5715
Cambridge exam with host family, single room, halfboard 4116 5119 5967
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, double room, no meals 3985 4955 5771
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, single room, no meals 4172 5189 6051
Cambridge exam with summer residence, single room, no meals 4752
Number of weeks:
  8 weeks 10 weeks 12 weeks  
Cambridge exam without accommodation 3004 3728 4256
Cambridge exam with host family, double room, halfboard 4163 5177 5995
Cambridge exam with host family, single room, halfboard 4331 5387 6248
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, double room, no meals 4200 5224 6051
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, single room, no meals 4387 5458 6332
Cambridge exam with summer residence, single room, no meals 4967
Starting dates:  

elementary : 07/01 (10 weeks), 25/03 (12 weeks), 01/07 (8 weeks), 16/09 (12 weeks)

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 8 weeks only prepare for FCE & CAE
  • The Cambridge courses of 10 weeks prepare for FCE or CAE
  • The Cambridge course of 12 weeks prepares for all levels.

If you wish to take the exam at the end of your course, it may be necessary to book an additional nights or week of accommodation; please contact us for more information and prices. For example, the CAE exam on March 16 is held on SATURDAY, the day after the course finishes. Please do not arrange to return home on this date.
The Cambridge PET exam (Preliminary) is also available; please contact us for the exact exam dates and fees

Exam fees:  

ca. €194, 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 : 30/06/2019 - 24/08/2019 : €40 per week
single room : 22/12/2019 - 28/12/2019 : €71 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 24/08/2019 : €28 per week
double room : 22/12/2019 - 28/12/2019 : €71 per week
Info shared apartment:  

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

Minimum age shared apartment: 18 years

Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 24/08/2019 : €31 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 24/08/2019 : €31 per week
Info summer residence:  

The summer residence is only available from 30/06/2019 to 24/08/2019.

Transfer:  

€70

The transfer price is per person and for one way when arriving at the airport of Bournemouth.
When arriving at another airport, the following prices apply (per person and per way):

  • London Stansted = € 269
  • London Luton = € 228
  • London Heathrow: € 217
  • London Gatwick: € 228
  • Southampton = € 129
  • London Central = € 258

Please state on the booking form which transfer you would like to book.

All prices include:

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

In 2019 the school is closed on: 01/01/2019 - 06/01/2019, 19/04/2019, 22/04/2019, 06/05/2019, 27/05/2019, 26/08/2019, and from 23/12/2019 - 05/01/2019. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled

Min. level to participate in courses is A1. Elementary students are stongly advised to start on one of the following preferred starting dates (on which also a town tour is included):
07/01/2019, 04/02/2019, 04/03/2019, 01/04/2019, 29/04/2019, 28/05/2019*, 24/06/2019, 01/07/2019, 08/07/2019, 15/07/2019, 22/07/2019, 29/07/2019, 05/08/2019, 12/08/2019, 27/08/2019, 23/09/2019, 21/10/2019, 18/11/2019

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), with b&b or half board treatment.

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.

Summer Residence

In summer the school offers the accommodation in a residence at 20 minutes from the school. This residence has apartments with 4-6 bedrooms, each with its private bathroom. There are also laundry and internet accesses.

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