Kaplan International is a chain with schools all over the world and over 80 years of experience in teaching English as a foreign language. The Bournemouth school is one of the largest of their schools in the UK and Ireland today, providing their students with a high quality of English education in a relaxed and secure environment in this vibrant coastal city. The school is accredited by the educational and cultural organization the British Council and is also a member of English UK, an English education accreditation association.
The school is located on the main street of the suburb of Westbourne, a residential area known for its shops and hip cafes. At just five minutes by public transport from the center of the city and 15 minutes from the beach, students at Kaplan will have plenty to entertain them, with water sports, cafes and many sites of interest around the city. Kaplan Bournemouth is located in a three-floor red brick building with spacious classrooms and a lovely patio where students can practice their newfound language skills with their peers and take a breath of the fresh coastal air.
The teaching methodology is focused on practicing the language in real life situations. The social activity program and the multiple study clubs give students ample opportunity to practice their English. Amongst the activities on offer include ice skating, go bowling, visit the cities of London and Salisbury and practice sports with your peers. Some of these activities are included in the course price or can be participated in at a reduced price.
All professors at Kaplan are qualified with a university degree and have a CELTA or DELTA qualification.