WELC Waterford English Language Centres

School

Family-run English language school in Waterford since 1968 in the heart of Waterford

Information

Why WELC Waterford English Language Centres is the best language school to learn English in Waterford, Ireland

  • The English language school in Waterford WELC Waterford English Language Centres is an English school run by a family year-round. The Behal family (school directors) has been involved in bringing language students to Waterford since 1968.
  • English School in Waterford WELC has been located in a beautiful Georgian building for the last six years, a fifteen-minute walk from Waterford city centre.
  • The school has been recognised by ACELS/Department of Education for over twenty years now. It is also a recognised Cambridge Exam preparation centre, a Trinity exam centre, and is a member of MEI and Waterford Chamber of Commerce.
  • WELC has five classrooms, a student social hub, access to a library, wifi-enabled classrooms, projectors, and a beautiful back garden for BBQs.
  • WELC English school in Waterford is on a quiet residential street surrounded by several schools (including our summer residential centre in Newtown, which is only a five-minute walk from our year-round home).
  • School is on several public transport routes, but students and teachers usually walk or cycle to school daily.

The most popular activities that the English language school in Waterford organises

  • Board games.
  • Bowling.
  • Coastal walk on Tramore.
  • Cycling on Greenway.
  • Escape Room.
  • King of the Vikings (Virtual Reality Tour).
  • Movie afternoons.
  • Surfing (Tramore).
  • Viking Triangle.
  • Waterford Treasures.

The most popular excursions and trips the English school in Waterford WELC organises at weekends

  • Ardmore/Lismore/Dungarvan.
  • Cork & Cobh.
  • Kilkenny.

Location

SchoolWELC Waterford English Language Centres
AddressWaterford English Language Centre, Washington Lodge, Sweetbriar Park
CodeX91D935
CityWaterford
Province/StateWaterford
CountryIreland
Latitude52.252055
Longitude-7.103281
Phone (emergencies)+353 51 877288
Street viewGoogle Street View

Facilities

Library Library
Student Lounge Student Lounge
Kitchen Kitchen
Free Wifi Free Wifi
Garden Garden

Summary

Total students capacity60
Number of classrooms5
Age minimum17
Authorised exam centre forTrinity College
AccreditationsACELSILEP Interim List of Eligible ProgrammesMEIQQI - Quality and Qualifications Ireland
Last day for 2025 bookings with 2024 prices31/Oct

Statistics on ages

Low Season

Students total average9
Students per classroom maximum6
Students per classroom average3

High Season

Students total average20
Students per classroom maximum12
Students per classroom average8

Statistics on nationalities

Low Season

Total nationalities6

High Season

Total nationalities14

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Accommodation

Homestay accommodation in Waterford

Homestay accommodation in Waterford

Live the experience of full immersion living with an Irish host family in Waterford

Shared apartment in Waterford

Shared apartment in Waterford

Student Shared Apartment in Waterford is the best option for students seeking independent living with other international students

Courses

#LanguageCourseWeeksLessons WeekAge MinimumProfilesLevelsRelated ExamsPrice Week from (EUR)Price Week from ()
     
1ENGeneral English Course 10 lessonsGeneral English course standard 10 lessons per week in Waterford, Ireland {746}1-24 1017Adults 17+General EnglishA2B1B2C1
2ENGeneral English Course 15 lessonsExcellent General English course Semi-intensive 15 lessons per week in Waterford, Ireland {263}1-24 1517Adults 17+General EnglishA2B1B2C1
3ENGeneral English Course 20 lessonsThe most popular General English Intensive course 20 lessons per week in Waterford, Ireland {262}1-24 2017Adults 17+General EnglishA2B1B2C1
4ENWork & Study with Student Visa 15LAcademic Year English Course 15 lessons per week for 25 weeks for non-European students, with a visa which allows you to work in Waterford {1763}25-25 1517Adults 17+General EnglishVisa IrelandA2B1B2C1
5ENWork & Study with Student Visa 15L RENEWALAcademic Year English Renewal Course 15 lessons for 25 weeks for non-European students with a visa which allows you to work in Waterford {1764}25-25 1517Adults 17+General EnglishVisa Renewal IrelandA2B1B2C1
6ENGeneral English Course + One to One 15+3LCombined General English Course 15 lessons per week plus 3 Private One to One English classes per week in Waterford, Ireland {751}1-24 1817Adults 17+Language + One to OneA2B1B2C1
7ENGeneral English Course + One to One 15+5LCombined General English Course 15 lessons per week plus 5 Private One to One English classes per week in Waterford, Ireland {750}1-24 2017Adults 17+Language + One to OneA2B1B2C1
8ENGeneral English Course + One to One 20+3LCombined General English Course 20 lessons per week plus 3 Private One to One English classes per week in Waterford, Ireland {749}1-24 2317Adults 17+Language + One to OneA2B1B2C1
9ENGeneral English Course + One to One 20+5LCombined General English Course 20 lessons per week plus 5 Private One to One English classes per week in Waterford, Ireland {748}1-24 2517Adults 17+Language + One to OneA2B1B2C1
10ENGeneral English Course + One to One 20+10LCombined General English Course 20 lessons per week plus 10 Private One to One English classes per week in Waterford, Ireland {747}1-24 3017Adults 17+Language + One to OneA2B1B2C1
11ENOne to One English Classes 10 lessonsPrivate English classes 10 lessons a week in Waterford, Ireland {752}1-50 10General EnglishOne to OneA1A2B1B2C1C2