New Language Courses January 2020

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The Barbados Language Centre will be offering three new courses in January 2020! 

Spanish and French Language for candidates preparing for the Caribbean Examination’s Council CSEC examination.

The CSEC French and Spanish courses are ideal for persons preparing for the upcoming CSEC Examinations in French and Spanish. Persons who successfully complete these courses will be exempted on request from FRNH and SPNH 100 courses in the Associate Degree programme Languages for Business and Tourism. Persons who are interested in a refresher especially from a grammar perspective are welcome to sign up as well. Topics covered include: Home and Family, School and Career, Daily activities, Sports and Hobbies.


Class Times: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 4.00 – 5.30 pm
Cost: $450.00


English for non-native speakers of English (Oral Communication)

The English (Oral Communication) course is intended for persons living in Barbados whose native language is not English and who need to be able to effectively communicate for work or for personal interaction. Persons who successfully complete this course and who choose to enrol in the full time certificate in English offered by the Language Centre will qualify for exemption.


Class Times: Tuesdays 5.00 – 8.00 pm, Thursdays 5.00 – 7.00 pm
Cost: $500.00


An additional fee will be charged for student ID


Start Date: February 4, 2020
End date:  May 15, 2020 


Interested persons should contact the Barbados Language Centre:

Tel: 426-2858 Ext. 5328 or 5325



Application forms may be collected from the Language Centre at the Barbados Community College between the hours of 8.30 am – 4.00 pm or may be be downloaded from the link below. Completed application forms can be sent by email or returned to the office.


Applications deadline extended to Friday 31 January, 2020.

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