Free English Lessons

Are you living in Bristol, and would like to improve your English for FREE*?

IH Bristol is a teacher training centre, and regularly offers free English lessons taught by trainee teachers on our CELTA course. See below for details of our upcoming courses, and bookmark this page to check back for future updates.


Next course dates: 12th March - 7th May 2021

  • The classes will take place at IH Bristol, 27 Oakfield Road, Clifton, Bristol BS8 2AT (we have 2 buildings, so make sure you type the correct address in google!)
  • There will be classes every day from Monday to Friday, from 1.30pm to around either 3.00 or 3.45pm, depending on the day.
  • The classes will run at two levels: pre-intermediate and upper-intermediate. If you are not sure of your level, we can test you as part of your registration.

Because of Covid-19, we have social distancing measures in place: students will sit 1.5+ metres apart and will need to wear face masks, unless they are exempt.

*** The £20 registration fee is waived for booking received before 16th April 2021. We are also pleased to offer those who attend at least 75% of the course, 1 week of afternoon General English lessons taught by IH Bristol's qualified, experienced teachers (Dates subject to availability) ***

Click here to register for free English lessons | Questions? Contact us

Future course dates:

  • 17th May to 11th June 2021
  • 9th August to 3rd September 2021
  • 20th September to 15th October 2021
  • 1st to 26th November 2021

*Before you start free classes, you will need to register. This costs £20 and you only pay once. After registering, you can attend free lessons on future CELTA courses without paying again.

Regular attenders of the free lessons will receive a certificate of attendance at the end of the course.