There are a variety of opportunities throughout Perth and Western Australia to learn English, from General English classes for beginners to more specialized classes tailored to academic or business communication . Many colleges run social activities clubs or work experience alongside their courses and students therefore practice your English in a social setting. Universities have English language centres on campus and with a good IELTS result and appropriate requirements being met you can then choose a course and further study.
For children and students coming to Western Australia, learning English is an essential requirement for both school and their future opportunities. English as a Second Language (ESL) is provided in primary schools, high schools and Intensive English Centres.
Students, 12 years and over, with a pre-intermediate level of English, who wish to accelerate their language skills, can take an Intensive English Course. The Intensive English Centres (IEC) are located in select government high schools and across Australia.
New migrants, under the Adult Migrant English Program (AMEP) may be entitled to receive free English language tuition of up to 510 hours.
If you wish your children to continue to learn their native language, there are a variety of language classes, covering many languages, taught privately or at colleges and universities.
Language Schools in Perth
Navitas English www.navitasenglish.com
Phoenix Academy www.phoenixela.com.au
Edith Cowan College www.edithcowancollege.edu.au
TAFE ELICOS www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au