"I can speak and understand English quite well and can use basic tenses but have problems with more complex grammar and vocabulary."

You can already:

  • talk about yourself and your family
  • read and understand simple texts and messages
  • take part in social situations at a simple level
  • understand the key points of spoken messages

You will develop your understanding and ability to:

  • discuss familiar matters regularly encountered in work, school, leisure, etc. 
  • deal with most situations likely to arise while travelling in an area where the English is spoken. 
  • write simple logical text on familiar topics, such as short emails or letters
  • describe personal feelings such as dreams, hopes and ambitions
  • tell a story such as the plot of a film or novel
  • express your opinion
  • talk about past and future events accurately


Our Intermediate course is split into three stages; A, B, C. To reach a confident B2 level, you should aim to complete all the stages. This will give you a strong foundation on which to build your English comfortably and accurately.

Course stages

English Intermediate A English Intermediate B English Intermediate C
B1.1 (stage 1) B1.2 (stage 2) B1.3 (stage 3)
11 weeks / 22 hours 11 weeks / 22 hours 11 weeks / 22 hours
€ 285,- *€ 285,- *€ 285,-
*If you re-register directly after your first course you will receive an earlybird discount on the next course / Course books are not included in this price

Testimonial

Testimonial

Lydia Evers

"I very much enjoyed my course at CBE. I found the atmosphere very warm and friendly which always made me look forward to the next class"