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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

Date & time:

Wed 4 Nov 2020
10.00am-12.00pm (for seven sessions)


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

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 seven sessions on:

Wednesday 4 November 2020
Wednesday 11 November 2020
Wednesday 18 November 2020
Wednesday 25 November 2020
Wednesday 2 December 2020
Wednesday 9 December 2020
Wednesday 16 December 2020