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ESOL for pregnancy

FREE ESOL classes for pregnant women

For expectant parents who don't speak English as a first language

Monday 16 January 2023

11.00am - 1.00pm

West Bowling Advice Centre, Clipstone Street, BD5 8EA

A face-to-face beginners course to help pregnant women develop their English language skills to help them communicate with their midwife and other health professionals.

Please note that the above date is the start date of a six-week course:

Monday 16 January
Monday 23 January
Monday 30 January
Monday 6 February
Monday 13 February
Monday 20 February

You will learn English through pictures, diagrams, practice and role play around:

  • Pregnancy and birth
  • Key relevant parts of the body
  • Health and safety in pregnancy
  • Key symptoms women feel in pregnancy
  • When to call your midwife/hospital
  • Birth preferences and a simple birth plan

To find out more information about the course, please watch this video 

To join please contact Emma at:

Please note, this event is not organised by Better Start Bradford. If you have any questions about the event – or would like to check it is still running before attending – please contact the organiser directly.

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This event is organised by Shipley College:

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