English Language Courses

At present, we are running three English classes per week and are limiting the number of people who can join a class to 12. Please join our The Welcoming Members Facebook group to access our online classes.

Class Times
Upper-Intermediate, every Tuesday at 12:00 PM
Beginners, every Wednesday at 11:00 AM
Intermediate, every Thursday at 11:00 AM

New Scots Beginner English Class (for Arabic speakers)

Class time

Every Wednesday, 1.30pm – 2.30pm 

New Courses, ending 28th August

Communication Skills for Work

A special course running for 8 weeks. This course is now fully booked.

These classes will be very useful for people planning to meet with David Allan, our Community Capacity Development Coordinator for one-to-one employment guidance.

Entry level:  Intermediate to Upper Intermediate. 


  • To enable you to develop their English vocabulary for making job applications,
  • To improve your understanding of the different types of English terminology, phrases and language used in different work situations,
  • To help you to prepare for interviews and to improve your interview presentation skills.
  • To share your experiences of applying for jobs and any worries about working in the UK. 
  • Writing tasks will be given as homework.

Class time

Every Thursday, 2pm – 3pm

Parent and Child Course

Course running for 8 weeks. Please note that this course is for Arabic speakers only.

Class time

Every Friday, 10.30am – 12pm

Current Affairs and Reading Comprehension

Special course running for 8 weeks. Please note this course is now fully booked.

Entry level: Intermediate to Upper Intermediate.


  • To enable you to develop reading and analytical skills featuring current affairs and human interest stories that are affecting our live at present.
  • To help you gain a more informed understanding of UK culture.

These language skills are transferable and can be used in English for Work. Homework writing tasks on each article discussed and annotated by teachers.

Class time

Every Friday, 2pm – 3pm