Introduction to Learning for Speakers of Other Languages (Non-Regulated Pre-Entry ESOL Qualification)
The Ascentis accredited Pre-Entry Level Award in Introduction to Learning for Speakers of Other Languages recognises the significant learning that takes place in order for some speakers of other languages to be ready to undertake further study.
It is an externally validated qualification, with the structure, quality assurance and integrity of regulated provision. This qualification offers the flexibility centres need in order to deliver pre-entry English language learning in a structured and coherent way.
Through building a learner’s confidence in the learning environment and enabling them to begin their studies in English, learners will develop basic underpinning skills in English listening, speaking, reading and writing.
Who are these qualifications for?
These qualifications are aimed at a range of learners, including settled minority communities, refugees and asylum seekers. Learners may be non-literate, or literate in another script but not able to access the Latin script. Learners may have had little or no experience of formal learning.
Why should I choose Ascentis?
- Staff training and learner resources are provided
- Qualifications are robust and quality assured
- Mapped to Entry 1 Adult ESOL Core Curriculum
- Easily administered assessments available on demand
- Flexible to centre requirements with no assessment windows
- Designated subject expert External Quality Assurer
- Learners are registered at any point prior to assessment
- Quick certification
Contextualised units have arrived!
‘My Story’ and ‘My Area’ provide opportunities to develop pre-entry learners’ skills in listening, speaking, reading and writing. Written and developed by subject experts, these activities offer a more personalised language learning programme and truly prepare learners for the next step based on their own story. Units include ‘Advice in my local area’, ‘My local council’ and ‘Living in the UK’. If you would like further details please contact us.
Where can my learners go from here?
How do I get started?
For more information on our range of ESOL qualifications please contact the Commercial Team on 01524 845046 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also book an online meeting at a time to suit you here.
If you wish to apply now, please download the Centre Recognition Form and/or Qualification Approval Form which are available on our Join Us page.