Plus Programme 2008
programme created to reveal the potential of every student and
give them qualifications to get a better job after their
return to home. This course combines intensive English
learning, individual classes and internship in one of the
British or international companies as well as 3 international
6 months of intensive
English course; 28 classes per week (21 hours) (including
Business English and IELTS).
6 months of paid work
4 months of paid internship
in a British company
registration fees for 3
14 individual classes
preparing for the internship
welcome packet after the
qualification test after
regular assessment tests
certificate of the
completion of the course (at request)
learning materials, a
handbook for self-study
access to the reading room
free access to the Internet
optional programme of
Structure of the course
1a): 6 months of Intensive English Course
Course covering 28 classes per week (21 hours). The programme
includes general English course and many specialist options,
such as: business
English and preparation for IELTS. We require that the
students take part in business English course (min. 6 weeks).
6 months of the paid work
Section 1a and section 1b = together
Intensive English Course the students work. It is usually a
weekend or afternoon job, max. 10-20 hours per week.
Most students work in local hotels, restaurants, supermarkets
etc. They get paid for their work.
2): individual classes and international examinations/
the end of 6-month course every student takes part in 14
individual classes preparing for the internship.
In the end of the English course the students take 2
examinations known all over the world, e.g.: First
Cerificate, IELTS, BEC. We require all students to take CIE Cambridge Certificate in Work Placement.
3): 4 months of internship
the completion of Intensive English Course and paid work the
students start 4 months of the internship.
classes per week (21 hours) on the Intensive English Course
and 14 individual classes, preparing for internship
all year long. Start every week. More information on the dates
in the price list.
students have to know English on at least intermediate level
(e.g. IELTS 4,5 or First Certificate). Students on lower level
should complete earlier longer Intensive English Course. They
will take qualification test and qualification interview
before their admission.
age of the participants
(approximately: 20-25 years)
in the group
1 hour a day (4-6 hours per week).
week the school organizes weekend trips to known cities
and touristic attractions. Price of the trip is £20 - £30.
More information in Free
school organizes after-classes activities, among others:
volleyball, basketball, football, student parties, DVD shows.
Some activities are free, for some you will have to
additionally pay. More information in Free
of the course in the beginning of every week from 7 January to
8 December 2008
Registration fee: £50
a family/ single room
- 5 January - 28 June
- 28 June - 9 August
9 August - 20 December
a family/ double room
for groups only
- 7 -28 June
£90 - 28 June - 9 August
£78 - 9 - 30 August
for groups only
a family/ higher standard (single room, own bathroom)
- 30 - 11 August
in a residence without meals (available only in July and
August. Please check the availability earlier. Minimal age -
£90-140 / week single room (own bathroom)
about £75 / week double room (own bathroom and kitchen
notes on accommodation
Homestay accommodation includes breakfast and dinner every day and also a light lunch at weekends.
Laundry is not included but is available for a supplement of £5 per week.
The host family provides bedding but please bring your own towels.
Accommodation is available from the Saturday or Sunday before the course begins.
Residential accommodation: student residence in the town centre. Facilities include private bathrooms for all bedrooms, kitchen corners in twin bedrooms, communal kitchens, laundry, 24-hour security. The price includes clean bedding on arrival.
There after the students are responsible for washing their own bedding and for cleaning their room. Please bring your own towels.
High season late booking supplement: in July / August, we reserve the right to apply a late-booking accommodation supplement of £20 per week to students who book less than 10 days before arrival.
Re-booking fee: an accommodation re-booking fee of £20 may be charged if a student unreasonably requests too many changes of accommodation.