English school in Dublin: EC 30+

From 335.- EUR
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Key points

  • Boutique “school within a school” just for 30+ students
  • Location within walking distance of the centre of Dublin
  • Free workshops including book club, CV clinic and pronunciation class
  • Classrooms equipped with modern technology like Smart TVs

The school

Levels
Beginner to Advanced
School size
M
Accommodations
Host family, Residence
Wifi
WiFi is free

The students

Minimum age
30 years
Average age
35 years
ratings
63 authentic opinions

Study alongside other students in their thirties at our fantastic partner school just steps from the heart of Dublin! The 30+ programme was especially designed so that students over age 30 with similar interests and life experience could come together in an English class that facilitates participation and lively discussion. The building boasts 4 modern and bright classrooms on a separate floor just for 30+ students, plus a lounge, study area, library and free Wi-Fi. There’s a café right next door where you can get your tea or coffee fix, or bring your breakfast or lunch and dine in the student lounge with your peers. When class is over, you can stroll up to St Stephen’s Green, shop along Grafton Street or go for a pint in Temple Bar!

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Included in the price

  • Level and needs assessment
  • Access to e-learning platform
  • Welcome activity
  • Orange Carpet Experience
  • Optional language workshops
  • Learning progress monitoring
  • End-of-course report and certificate
  • Activity programme

Lowest prices guaranteed

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Standard course

Beginner to Advanced, 1 - 48 week(s)
1 week(s) - From 335.- EUR
Lessons
20 of 45 minutes
Course duration
1 - 48 week(s)
Levels
Beginner to Advanced
Students/class
max. 15
Minimum age
30 years
Schedule
09:00-12:15 or 14:45-18:00

Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.
Course info
week(s)
Without accomodation
Host family, single room, half board
Residence, single room, no meals (private bathroom)
1
335 EUR
615 EUR
705 EUR
2
625 EUR
1140 EUR
1320 EUR
3
915 EUR
1665 EUR
1935 EUR
4
1205 EUR
2190 EUR
2550 EUR
6
1785 EUR
3240 EUR
3780 EUR
8
2365 EUR
4290 EUR
5010 EUR
12
3345 EUR
6210 EUR
7290 EUR
16
4445 EUR
8250 EUR
9690 EUR
24
5205 EUR
10890 EUR
13050 EUR
Extra week (24+)
215 EUR
450 EUR
540 EUR
All prices are in EUR.  
Starting dates
Every week, throughout the year
Bank holidays
01.01 / 18.03 / 19.04 / 22.04 / 06.05 / 03.06 / 05.08 / 28.10 / 25.12 / 26.12.2019

Arrival day: Saturday prior to course start
Departure: Saturday following course end

Host family: arrivals after 10pm may not be possible. Other accommodation options: arrivals between 8pm and 8am may not be possible.

Please contact us for further information.

Intensive course

Beginner to Advanced, 1 - 48 week(s)
1 week(s) - From 385.- EUR
Lessons
30 of 45 minutes
Course duration
1 - 48 week(s)
Levels
Beginner to Advanced
Students/class
max. 15
Minimum age
30 years
Schedule
09:00-14:30 or 13:00-18:00

Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.
Course info
week(s)
Without accomodation
Host family, single room, half board
Residence, single room, no meals (private bathroom)
1
385 EUR
665 EUR
755 EUR
2
725 EUR
1240 EUR
1420 EUR
3
1065 EUR
1815 EUR
2085 EUR
4
1405 EUR
2390 EUR
2750 EUR
6
2085 EUR
3540 EUR
4080 EUR
8
2765 EUR
4690 EUR
5410 EUR
12
3945 EUR
6810 EUR
7890 EUR
16
5245 EUR
9050 EUR
10490 EUR
24
5925 EUR
11610 EUR
13770 EUR
Extra week (24+)
245 EUR
480 EUR
570 EUR
All prices are in EUR.  
Starting dates
Every week, throughout the year
Bank holidays
01.01 / 18.03 / 19.04 / 22.04 / 06.05 / 03.06 / 05.08 / 28.10 / 25.12 / 26.12.2019

Arrival day: Saturday prior to course start
Departure: Saturday following course end

Host family: arrivals after 10pm may not be possible. Other accommodation options: arrivals between 8pm and 8am may not be possible.

Please contact us for further information.

English for Work

Lower intermediate to Advanced, 1 - 23 week(s)
1 week(s) - From 385.- EUR
Lessons
30 of 45 minutes
(20 general + 10 English for Work)
Course duration
1 - 23 week(s)
Levels
Lower intermediate to Advanced
Students/class
max. 15
Minimum age
30 years
Schedule
09:00-14:30 or 13:00-18:00

Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.
Course info
week(s)
Without accomodation
Host family, single room, half board
Residence, single room, no meals (private bathroom)
1
385 EUR
665 EUR
755 EUR
2
725 EUR
1240 EUR
1420 EUR
3
1065 EUR
1815 EUR
2085 EUR
4
1405 EUR
2390 EUR
2750 EUR
6
2085 EUR
3540 EUR
4080 EUR
8
2765 EUR
4690 EUR
5410 EUR
12
3945 EUR
6810 EUR
7890 EUR
16
5245 EUR
9050 EUR
10490 EUR
Extra week (16+)
325 EUR
560 EUR
650 EUR
All prices are in EUR.  
Starting dates
Every week, throughout the year
Bank holidays
01.01 / 18.03 / 19.04 / 22.04 / 06.05 / 03.06 / 05.08 / 28.10 / 25.12 / 26.12.2019

Arrival day: Saturday prior to course start
Departure: Saturday following course end

Host family: arrivals after 10pm may not be possible. Other accommodation options: arrivals between 8pm and 8am may not be possible.

Please contact us for further information.

English in the City

Beginner to Advanced, 1 - 10 week(s)
1 week(s) - From 385.- EUR
Lessons
30 of 45 minutes
(20 general + 10 English in the City)
Course duration
1 - 10 week(s)
Levels
Beginner to Advanced
Students/class
max. 15
Minimum age
30 years
Schedule
09:00-14:30 or 13:00-18:00

Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.
week(s)
Without accomodation
Host family, single room, half board
Residence, single room, no meals (private bathroom)
1
385 EUR
665 EUR
755 EUR
2
725 EUR
1240 EUR
1420 EUR
3
1065 EUR
1815 EUR
2085 EUR
4
1405 EUR
2390 EUR
2750 EUR
6
2085 EUR
3540 EUR
4080 EUR
8
2765 EUR
4690 EUR
5410 EUR
10
3445 EUR
5840 EUR
6740 EUR
All prices are in EUR.  
Starting dates
Every week, throughout the year
Bank holidays
01.01 / 18.03 / 19.04 / 22.04 / 06.05 / 03.06 / 05.08 / 28.10 / 25.12 / 26.12.2019

Arrival day: Saturday prior to course start
Departure: Saturday following course end

Host family: arrivals after 10pm may not be possible. Other accommodation options: arrivals between 8pm and 8am may not be possible.

Please contact us for further information.

Options/Extras

Workshop classes (per week) (Masterclass, 2x2 lessons/week)
3-6 students per class
90 EUR
One-to-one course (min. 2 lessons) (per lesson) 75 EUR
Supplement Course high season (per wk.) (17.06-13.09.2019) 20 EUR
Supplement Accommodation high season (per wk.) (15.06-14.09.2019: between 15 EUR and 20 EUR per week)
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Airport transfer (on arrival) 80 EUR

Other accommodation options

Host family, single room, breakfast
Host family, single room, breakfast (private bathroom)
Host family, single room, half board (private bathroom)

Course info

100% authentic opinions

These students attended a course in this school through ESL – Language studies abroad and their evaluation has been checked. Students' opinions don't necessarily correspond to those of ESL – Language studies abroad, but reflect the individual experience of those participants. This is meant to provide you with further information about this school.

4.1/5
Overall rating

89% of students recommending this school

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65 students gave their opinion about this school

53 years old - France
/ 5
2 weeks, July – August 2019
Value for money (4 / 5)
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« En 2 semaines, des progrès ont été constatés notamment dans la compréhension orale grâce à l'immersion et à l'accueil en famille. »
School highlights
« La rencontre avec étudiants de différentes nationalités. L'immersion dans la langue anglaise avec difficulté parfois à comprendre due à l'accent irlandaisLe contact avec la famille d'accueilLe sérieux des enseignants mais difficile pour eux d'individualiser le travail de chaque étudiant vu les différents niveaux et le nombre d'étudiants dans la classe. »
Top tips
« Les différents paysages dans le nord ouest, la ville de Belfast et l'histoire des 2 Irlande, notamment celle de l'Irlande du Nord »
34 years old - Spain
/ 5
La unica "pega" que pondria es que en el alojamiento mezclaban gente de muy diversas edades, habiendo gente de 20 años y gente de 50 en el mismo apartamento de la residencia (paso en todos los apartamentos de la residencia, no solo en el mio). Creo que cuando eliges un curso de +30 no deberian alojarte con gente de - 30,porque estaban toda la noche dando ruido en la zona comun y no dejaban dormir. Por lo demas, una experiencia buenisima, buena escuela y buen alojamiento La profesora era excepcional, muy buena metodologia Muy buen ambiente en clase Algunas excursiones no eran demasiado buenas, no daban suficiente informacion y algunas fueron un fracaso
2 weeks, July – August 2019
Value for money (4 / 5)
Destination (4.7 / 5)
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Do you think you've made progress?
« He logrado progresos en speaking y listening, al tener que relacionarte con gente de diferentes paises puedes aprender sus acentos y vocabulario de otros compañeros »
School highlights
« Acceso a aula con ordenadores, dinamicidad de las clases »
Top tips
« Las motañas de wicklow »
51 years old - Germany
/ 5
2 weeks, July – August 2019
Value for money (1 / 5)
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33 years old - France
/ 5
J'ai beaucoup apprécié les visites. C'était très enrichissant
1 week, July 2019
Value for money (5 / 5)
Destination (5 / 5)
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School (4.8 / 5)
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Teaching (5 / 5)
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Do you think you've made progress?
« Je pense que j'ai progresser dans l'usage de la langue. Je parle plus facilement en anglais . Je me sens plus alèze »
38 years old - Germany
/ 5
2 weeks, July 2019
Value for money (4 / 5)
Destination (4.7 / 5)
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68 years old - Italy
/ 5
2 weeks, July 2019
Value for money (1 / 5)
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56 years old - Italy
/ 5
2 weeks, July 2019
Value for money (3 / 5)
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49 years old - Spain
/ 5
1 week, July 2019
Value for money (5 / 5)
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47 years old - Italy
/ 5
2 weeks, June – July 2019
Value for money (4 / 5)
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40 years old - Italy
/ 5
2 weeks, June 2019
Value for money (2 / 5)
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Host family
If you want to maximise your language progress, staying with a friendly Irish host family is the perfect way to do it! You’ll essentially become another member of the family, who will welcome you into their home where you’ll have your own private room with either its own bathroom or one in the hallway that you’ll share with the family. You’ll be provided with bed linens and towels, and for meals, you can choose between just breakfast or half board. Your commute time to school will range from 15-45 minutes by public transport.

LIV Dublin comfort residence
If you want to be right in the heart of the action in the centre of Dublin, this is a great option! Enjoy your independence in an en suite single room with a double bed and free bed linen, a wardrobe, desk and chair. Get in a workout at the onsite gym, cook meals in the spacious shared kitchen, play a game of air hockey or foosball with your fellow residents or unwind on the comfy sofas and watch a movie in the TV lounge. You’ll also enjoy the large courtyard with a ping-pong table, free Wi-Fi, laundry facilities and 24/7 security. Your commute time to school will range from 20-30 minutes by public transport.

When it comes to things to do and see, Dublin is an endless source of entertainment! Take advantage of the free activities organised by the school, including walking tours of the city, pub nights where you’ll explore Dublin’s legendary bars and an intro to Gaelic football in the park. Don’t miss going cycling or horseback riding through Phoenix Park, tasting Ireland’s favourite drinks at the Guinness Storehouse and the Jameson Distillery, discovering the ancient Book of Kells in Trinity College and listening to live Irish folk music! If you’re looking to get out of town, don’t miss the Cliff Walk from Bray to Greystones for gorgeous scenery, or the charming fishing village of Howth, famous for its amazing seafood.

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