Summer vacationEnglish courses in Brighton, Chester and Eastbourne, England
Welcometo England in the summer!
ELC Brighton, ELC Eastbourne and ELC Chester offer a great selection of enjoyable and informative Summer English courses in a warm, friendly and professional environment. Each school has its own unique character but all of the staff at each of the three schools are passionate about providing comprehensive, practical courses and very personal service.
The group of three schools is ranked the No 1 group of English language schools in the UK by EL Gazette in its review of language school groups and chains. We have many years of experience teaching students of all ages, and welcome teenagers who are looking for fun, new friends and shared social activities during the summer.
About our summer English courses in England
Summer is a great time to study English in England. Days are long and the weather is generally very good, so ELC offers a selection of fun and rewarding summer courses that combine academic input, social activities and weekend excursions, and the opportunity to make a lot of new friends while enjoying the sun.
Our summer programmes give you the chance to boost your English language skills, meet people from around the world, and take part in lots of trips, activities and excursions.
If you’re in your teens and looking to meet like minded international students, learn English language skills, and take part in a whole host of social activities during the summer, ELC’s Summer English courses are the ideal choice for you. Depending on the school and course you choose, the minimum age requirement is 13, while having a CEFR level of at least A1 is required to stay with us.
A selection of social & sporting and cultural excursions to add onto your course as you like.
All course books and materials are included.
Before arriving, you do an online test so your class is at the right level for you.
End of course certificate with hours of study and final level.
You’ll be in a multi-national group for your English classes.
Where to studySummer classes in England
Here you can see which courses are available at each of our locations.
If you know where you would like to study, you can choose your course and location here. If not, see our explore the courses below or learn about our locations.
We offer an English level test which anyone can take. It involves 50 questions and, depending on your level, will probably take you from 10 to 20 minutes. At the end of it, we will tell you your probable level.
But when you book, we will ask you to take a more detailed and accurate test, to make sure that you start in the class which is best for you.
Our courses for teenagers in the summer offer many possibilities to improve your English whilst absorbing the culture and heritage of the UK. As well as our courses for teenagers, anyone aged 16 or older can take part in our year-round general English programmes and benefit from the activities and excursions which multiply when the warm weather comes.
Cool placesthat are small enough to be friendly, big enough to be fun
We offer year-round English language courses in three English locations. All our schools are classic, historical buildings with up-to-date, modern language learning facilities, and a warm and friendly welcome.
Brighton and Hove is a lively, cosmopolitan seaside city of about 300,000 people with a vivid cultural life. It is about 85 km – 1 hour – south of central London and surrounded by the beautiful Sussex countryside. Learn more about Brighton
Chester is an English city with 2,000 years of heritage, excellent shopping and a lively nightlife. It is 30km from Liverpool and 60km from Manchester – major cities of around half a million people each. Learn more about Chester
Eastbourne is a traditional seaside town that’s regularly the UK’s sunniest place. It is about 120 km from central London. The beautiful South Downs national park rises up directly from the western end of its seafront. Learn more about Eastbourne
General English coursesyou can also take in the summer (16+) with no upper age limit
We’re open throughout the summer and whether you come on a dedicated young learner summer programme, or you just want to learn English in the summer in England, we have something for you.