ESOL Courses
Start Date
Full Time
Start Date
Full Time

Foundation Learning courses are designed to give you the skills to progress to Level 2. This course is for students whose first language is not English and is ideal for those progressing from an ESOL 16-18 course.

  • About the Course

    You will study:

    • Managing your health
    • Working in business administration
    • Recording business transactions
    • Planning for and taking part in a visit
    • Planning for a job in Travel and Tourism.

    You will also work towards an ESOL and Maths qualification.

  • Additional Costs

    Additional Fees


  • Entry Requirements
    You should have a pass at ESOL Entry 3 or equivalent. You will have an assessment and an interview. If you need advice before you apply, please call 020 8326 2020 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
  • Progression

    If you successfully complete all the modules you can progress to a Level 2 course, such as the BTEC Level 2 First Extended Certificate / BTEC Level 2 Certificate in Business or Level 2 NCFE in Business Administration.

  • Assessment Method

    All vocational units are assessed through practical assignments which are graded and an overall qualification grade calculated from the unit grades.

How to Apply

Please click the apply now button and fill out the online application form. An adviser will be in touch regarding interview dates.

Course Info

Courses for 16-18 years

Full Time

Level 1

Location Isleworth

Start Date 01/09/2021

BTEC Level 1 Award in Business Administration and BTEC Level 1 Award in Travel and Tourism Edexcel ESOL (Skills for Life) Functional Skills Maths

West Thames College

One of the top 3 Colleges in London *

* Based on overall performance for students aged 16-18 across all levels in 2018-19

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If you have already applied for a September 2020 course, you would have already been invited to enrolment.

If you haven’t applied to West Thames College, please come into the college from Friday 21st August (16-18 year olds) or from Monday 24th August (for Adults aged 19+).

If you prefer to enrol with us remotely, please phone us on 0208 326 2000