IELTS Course

Course details

  • 3 day intensive course 9.30am – 3pm
  • 15 hours high quality tutoring and group work
  • Small groups of 6 – 10 students
  • Highly experienced tutors
  • Personal feedback
  • Practice tests reading, listening, writing and speaking
  • Idea brainstorming and vocabulary building
  • Networking with other students taking IELTS
  • Standard price £525 per person (limited deals and offers available)
  • Excludes transfers, exam fees, accommodation and course books

Why join the course?

This 3 day intensive course is for English language students around the world. It will help you prepare for the International English Language Test System (IELTS) exam at level 5 of above. IELTS is the benchmark English language exam accepted by universities, employers and immigration authorities as evidence of English language competency.

In this course you will prepare the four language skills:

  • Speaking with fluency and ease
  • Writing in a structured manner
  • Reading comprehension
  • Listening comprehension

Learn with an English language teacher

Each day, you will focus on an English language skill that is is tested in the exam. You will benefit from both individual and group work and receive feedback on your work. The course develops your exam skills, vocabularly and helps you develop ideas for the writing and speaking tests.

Your tutor, Ellie, will guide you through the course content, offering tips, advice and feedback at every stage.

You will be asked to share your own experiences and opinions as part of your communication skills for exam success.

This course is particularly useful for students who have already undertaken some of their own self-study


What topics will you cover?

Sample Timetable

  Day 1 Day 2 Day 3
Morning – Exam overview- Group Speaking Activities

– Group topic idea brainstorming

– Feedback practice tests- How to write an essay – Feedback essays- Writing data, graphs, charts
Afternoon – Reading skills – not givens, keywords, locating key information – Essay plans – Speaking practice group work and 1 to 1 with tutor- Feedback and rewards
Evening -Self-study listening practice test /reading practice test -Self-study practice writing test / plan speaking activity  

The course combines group activities, self-study practice tests and 1 to 1 tutor time 

*Please note this timetable is just a sample. The activities and day plan are liable to change

When would you like to start?

50% off our 2017 courses. Only £260 per 3 day course for a limited time only!

What will you achieve?

By the end of the course, you will:

  • Understand what to expect from the IELTS exam and have tips on how to excel
  • Know how to plan and structure an essay
  • Be brimming with ideas for the IELTS speaking and writing tasks
  • Have strategies for the reading comprehension task 
  • Know lots more relevant IELTS vocabulary 

Who is the course for?

This course is aimed at students preparing to take the IELTS exam at level 5 or above. Ideally, you will have already have undertaken some self-study.

Who will you learn with?

Ellie Louis

IELTS Coaching and Intensive English Language Courses

I am an English and French language teacher.I have a BA degree in Economic History and 25 years work experience across teaching, marketing, procurement, supply chain and project management.  I have worked in humanitarian aid, the wine industry, pharmaceuticals and government. I am passionate about teaching and I find that I draw on all my professional experience when I teach.

I believe that the IELTS exam is an excellent qualification. Not only is it held in high esteem across the world, but it is also very interesting to study and teaches you real life English language skills that you can use for the rest of your life.

It is an essential qualification for young professionals using English across the world


  • Located 15 mins from Stansted Airport.
  • 35 mins from London Liverpool Street.
  • 30 mins from Cambridge.

Accomodation and overnight stays

Due to our location, there is plenty of low cost accomodation near our teaching venue. We are also very well located if you wanted to combine your trip with visits to London and Cambridge.


IELTS nearest exam centres

The nearest exam centres to our base in Bishop’s Stortford are:

Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge – 30 mins by train

Covent Garden, London – 1 hour 15 mins by train