ALEC HomeStay offers private, English tuition where students learn English and live in the homes of their teachers. Students never speak their own language and only hear and speak English from morning to night.
All teachers in the ALEC network are:
·Located on the beautiful West Coast of Ireland; and
·Minimum 10 years experience in English language training.ALEC specialises in English examination courses for secondary school students (Arbitur, Baccalauréat) who require English for entry to university. ALEC also prepares students for IELTS, TOEIC, PET, FCE and CAE. Professional Courses click on courses.
Whether you are a mature professional or a student who wants first class marks in your English exams, One-to-One English with your teacher is very hard work and intensive. After the second day, you'll probably dream in English.
ALEC's motto is to inspire and motivate students in a relaxed environment in their teacher's homes where they will not be distracted by students of their own language.
ALEC has teachers located in Galway city and in smaller towns along the West Coast. Have a look at the region and its beauty.
Your ALEC teacher will make your HomeStay, your home when you are away from home.
ALEC Homestays provide:
·Private study area;
·Outdoor relaxation areas; and
Au pair program
Courses for Academic purposes
Courses for Business/Executives
Courses for Specific purposes
Courses Plus (sport, culture etc.)
Examination preparation courses
General and Intensive courses
High school preparation courses
Language immersion at teacher's home
One to one courses
Summer or camp programs
Teacher training programs
University Foundation/Access courses
Vacation courses for adults
Vacation courses for young learners
Work experience programs
·Aviation English (1-to1) - ICAO
·English for Examinations (1-to1)
·Military English (1-to1) - STANAG
·English for Tourism Operators (1-to1)
At teacher's home
Courses without accomodation
ALEC HomeStays provide the following minimum standard of accommodation and services:
·A private bedroom with private bathroom - no sharing;
·Breakfast, lunch and dinner seven days a week;
·Access to the fridge and kitchen;
·Teachers share their meals with their students;
·Access to laundry facilities;
·Private space for studying;
·Internet Access; and
·Accommodation included in tuition fee.