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Online ESOL for Pregnancy

Free online classes for pregnant women with English language needs, to help them engage with their midwife and be more in control of their pregnancy and labour. Please note that this is the course start date, which runs over seven sessions.

Date & time:

Wed 2 Mar 2022


Online - booking is essential

Aimed at:

Pregnant women/expectant parents

About the event:

ESOL for Pregnancy helps pregnant women develop their English language skills. Delivered by an experienced ESOL (English to Speakers of Other Languages) tutor from Shipley College working alongside a midwife, the courses help women talk to their midwife and other health professionals and take control of their pregnancy and labour.

Women will learn about communicating with their midwife, including:

  • Asking questions
  • Giving personal detail
  • Understanding pregnancy vocabulary
  • Saying what they want or don’t want
  • Following guidance and explanations
  • Talking about feelings and concerns

Watch this short video to find out more about the course:

To sign up or refer someone, please contact Shipley College on 01274 327327 or [email protected]

Please note, the above date above is the course start date – this course takes place over the following sessions on:

Wednesday 2 March 2022 10.00am-12.00pm
Wednesday 9 March 2022 10.00am-12.00pm
Wednesday 16 March 2022 10.00am-12.00pm
Wednesday 23 March 2022 10.00am-12.00pm
Wednesday 13 March 2022 10.00am-12.00pm
Wednesday 6 April 2022 10.00am-12.00pm