We are a small, select English Language school and a certified teacher training center. We offer standard and flexible General English courses, as well as Business and Specialist programs in our year-round adult center. We also have summer programs for juniors and teenagers.
We are based in a charming traditional Irish building at the edge of Schull village in beautiful southwest Cork. We have the best of both worlds - a peaceful location, an ideal learning environment, and both the Atlantic and the village just a minute's walk away.
New Year, New Career!
"This resolve and the desire to travel the world as something more than just a ‘tourist’ have led many to our School of English in Schull, West Cork. Curiously, — they can all speak English fluently!"
English and Computer Skills
New for 2005 - a unique 'Double Learning Experience'. Improve your English and your Computer skills. Atlantic Seal are offering professional level computer courses to combine with your English language program. You'll be surprised how fast you learn!
Our school appointed one of ICEF's international partners.
Our School of English and Active Leisure in Schull have been appointed 'International Partner' of the Austria based Training Organization - ICEF. The appointment followed a recent visit by Dr Christian Ernst Fuchs, founder of ICEF, Austria.
Home English Language Program
This NEW Program is the ideal choice for students of English who want the 'full immersion' experience by living and learning with their teacher in his or her own home.
Free Lessons in Spring and Autumn!
Great news if you are one of our English language students who is registered on our courses from mid March to Mid April or Mid September to Mid October each year. You will have a unique opportunity to participate in up to ten free additional lessons each week.
We now have a new gallery crammed full of photographs from our unique experience in the south west of Ireland. Gallery also includes students own personal photos.
Our school has linked up with our sister company Divecology.
Maybe you would just like to see what it's like breathing underwater and meet some of the ocean inhabitants, or perhaps you are already a diver but would like to continue your diving education.
Brush up on your English or just pass the time of day with this popular Hangman Game.
Schull Language School gets English Validation
Following a recent rigorous inspection by Trinity College London, our School of English and Active Leisure in Schull has been validated as an approved center to host their four-week intensive Cert TESOL course.
West Cork is very rich in folklore and history. The region has a very strong archaeological heritage. Early Christian sites and numerous ruined castles tell the region's fascinating history. The Great Famine of the 1850s has also left many reminders & visitors can learn more about Michael Collins & the Civil War years at his birthplace in West Cork.
The People of Schull and Their Village
The Irish love to talk and the friendly people of Schull are no exception! There is a strong community life in Schull and visitors always receive a warm welcome. Our students get to know the real life of the village & lifestyles of the people by staying with local host families. All the hotels, hostels and guest houses are family run and very close to the village center. Beautiful holiday cottages by the sea can also be rented. Here the living is easy. An ideal setting to relax, learn and practice your English. The only thing that moves fast in Schull is the progress students make - particularly in listening & speaking skills.
This Program is the ideal choice for students of English who want the 'full immersion' experience by living and learning with their teacher in his or her own home. Our teachers' homes are very comfortable and usually located in a place of scenic beauty in magical West Cork. You can have 'One to One' tuition or come with a friend, family member or colleague for our 'Two to One' experience. Micro-Groups of maximum 4 can also be catered for by special arrangement.
- Full Board Accommodation (Breakfast/Lunch/Evening Meal)
- Own Room
- Private Car Airport Transfers from Cork or Kerry Airport if needed
- Full use of all the home facilities
- Free Bicycle for independent trips and help with planning your free time
- Certificate of attendance
- Full Progress Report from your tutor at the end of your stay.
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Our company is owned and managed by Barbara Connelly BA HDipEd DipTESOL (English language teaching and teacher training) and her partner Peter McDonnell MSC (Marine Biology). It is a small, select English language and teacher training center, located beside the Atlantic in the magical Mizen Peninsula in the lively...
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