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Brasshouse Language Centre

For the love of language

FOR UPDATED DETAILS AND LATEST NEWS ABOUT BRASSHOUSE LANGUAGE COURSES AND SERVICES, PLEASE GO TO http://brasshouse.birmingham.gov.uk.

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Welcome to Brasshouse Language Centre, the largest Adult Education Centre in the UK specialising in language courses and language services. Our staff and students from all over the world bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to our Centre and create a truly international atmosphere.

Our services include:

  • Language Courses in 30 foreign languages - long and short courses, and daytime, evening and Saturday courses are available, for students from beginners to advanced;
  • English Courses, including English as a Foreign Language (EFL) and English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
  • Teacher Training and Professional Development, including CELTA and DELTA;
  • Business and Personalised Language Programmes with Brasshouse Language Services, including accelerated courses for early risers and busy people and learning via Skype;
  • Translation, Interpreting and Accessible Information Services with BTIS including interpreting between speakers of different languages, translating the written word, recording in English and foreign languages, voice-overs for films, transcription of foreign language recordings, telephone interpreting, advice on communicating effectively with people with disabilities and facilities for converting text into other formats such as Braille or MOON;
  • Open Learning at our open learning resource and study centre.

Brasshouse Language Centre is part of BAES, Birmingham Adult Education Services. For details on BAES and the range of courses offered go to www.bgfl.org/learnbaes