English Language and Literacy Skills | AKSES


Applications now open for September 2024!

Balbriggan– Click HERE to apply to Balbriggan via fetchcourses.ie

Need help with your application?

You can call into our centres where we will be happy to assist you fill out a form:

Sarsfield House, Mill Street, Balbriggn K32 KX82


Castlemill Education Centre, Castlemill Road, Balbriggn K32 P237

Contact :

Balbriggan ESOL Co-ordinator Hanna McManus Email: hannamcmanus@ddletbaes.ie

Course Information

This course is for students with low or no English language skills and very low or no educational background. It aims to provide students whose literacy skills may be low in their own language with basic literacy and numeracy skills.


The course aims to prepare students for progression to basic or beginner English language courses.

Entry Requirements

To ensure that you are offered a place on a course which is at the right level for you and appropriate to your learning needs all applicants are assessed prior to placement on the course.


No certification is awarded.


This course is part-time with classes two days per week.


This course is free to all participants.


This course takes place in Balbriggan