Learn English | ELPNZ

Dunedin

Learn English

To apply for our programmes, please phone the office on (03) 455 5266 or email us to make an appointment.
You must bring your passport or travel document to your appointment.

English Language Groups

Learn Kiwi English in a group for a few hours each week. Low cost. All English levels.
Learn more about English Language Groups.
Contact us by email or phone (03) 455 5266

English for Mothers of Babies and Toddlers
For Immigrant mothers and preschoolers

Two Wednesdays a month, 10.00am – 12.30pm 
This class is for refugee and migrant mums. The class builds language and social confidence to face the challenges of family life in a new community and country. Mothers learn about nutrition, domestic violence, Plunket (a uniquely NZ organisation), Kiwi cooking and recipes, etc. This class is supported by the Otago Royal NZ Plunket Society.

Dunedin North Community English Class
Mondays, 1.00 - 3.00pm
The class is suitable for lower-intermediate English speakers.

Tuesday & Thursday English Language Group
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10.00am - 12.00pm
This class is held in South Dunedin and is for intermediate to advanced English speakers.
Our Trip to the Botanical Gardens,  a resource created by this class.

Advanced English Class (evening)
Mondays, 6.00-8.00pm
This class is for upper-intermediate to advanced English speakers. This class will extend your English and help you gain fluency.

Elementary English Class
Mondays, 1.00-3.00pm
This class is for beginner to elementary level English speakers.

South Dunedin Community English Class
Mondays and Wednesdays, 9.00-11.00am
Learners are from elementary level upwards.

South Dunedin Friday English Class
Fridays, 9.00-11.00am
Learners are from elementary level upwards.

 

 

ESOL Home Tutoring

Free lessons in your home with a trained volunteer tutor. 1-2 hours each week. Learn English for your daily life in New Zealand. For residents.
Learn more about ESOL Home Tutoring.
Contact us by email or phone (03) 455 5266

English for Employees

Free classes for people who have a job (full-time, part-time, casually/seasonally or self-employed). Improve your workplace English. 2-3 hours per week at a time that suits your working life. All English levels.
Learn more about English for Employees.
Contact us by email or phone (03) 455 5266

Work Talk

Looking for work in New Zealand? 

  • Intensive, four-week course (12 hours per week) 
  • Learn how to approach employers 
  • Learn to tailor your CV for specific job applications 
  • Prepare and practise for job interviews 
  • Develop your professional networking skills 
  • English level - Intermediate and above (confident users of English) 
  • ​Qualified teachers, small classes

Contact us by email or phone (03) 455 5266

ESOL Literacy 

Free classes for people who went to school in their home country for fewer than 6 years. 10-12 hours each week. Many classes also have bilingual tutors. For residents.

Learn more about ESOL Literacy.
Contact us by email or phone (03) 455 5266

ESOL Intensive

Learn English fast.  Free for residents.  Study up to 12.5 hours a week.  Learn English for work and every day life.  Courses from Beginner level.

Learn more about ESOL Intensive.
Contact us by email or phone (03) 455 5266

English for Migrants

For adults who paid for English language tuition through the New Zealand Immigration Service. Lessons in your home with a qualified English teacher.
Learn more about English for Migrants.
Contact us by email or phone (03) 455 5266