Exclusively for people aged over 30
Are you aged 30 or more, professionally active, and want to take make the most of your holiday or go on a training leave to refresh your language skills? Try our courses “especially for people in their thirties”!
If we have created this innovative concept, it’s because there is a stronger demand from people in their thirties who, even though they are no longer 20, are still up to partying, discovering new things and meeting new people! To take part in this programme, you just need to be 30 or more and to be willing to learn languages. That’s your case? Then discover without delay the programmes that we have created for you!
With a 30+ language stay you will enjoy:
- effective language courses with people sharing your interests;
- meeting people of the same age from different cultures and various horizons;
- a break from your work life or your studies;
- discovering new cultures, which goes hand in hand with the learning of the language while benefiting from active holidays;
- rapid progress to reach more serenely your language goals;
- boosted potential to face a globalised world;
- a long-term investment for your personal and professional future!
Discover our training centres for 30+ courses
London Notting Hill 30+
In the lively area of Notting Hill, the London School of English offers quality business courses for young professionals. The training will be a great opportunity for you to meet other 30+ students and share with them a stimulating experience in one of the nicest neighbourhoods in London.
London Central 30+
All year long, EC London offers 30+ courses designed especially for the needs and goals of people in their thirties. Whether it be to get rid of a language issue, to improve your knowledge of the English language or to enjoy realistic real-life situations to develop the skills needed in your career path – these courses are a precious tool that will help you strengthen your language knowledge. The specificity of 30+ is also materialized through the selection of accommodation options that are an extension of the stimulating environment operating during the classes. And… after effort comes comfort! Discover London, its museums, theatres, shops, clubs and places out of the ordinary with other students from all around the world.
London Camden - Kentish Town 30+
Our partner Tti School of English offers a 30+ programme that takes place all year round in one of London’s trendiest neighbourhoods, next to Camden Town.
Wimbledon School of English 30+
It doesn’t get any more British than Wimbledon! Housed in a typical British Victorian terraced building, you’ll have the privilege of studying the Queen’s English surrounded by classmates your age and with similar interests and backgrounds. Visit in July, and you may even be able to witness the legendary Wimbledon tennis tournament!
In the most traditional urban setting of an English student town, one hour away from the capital, Canterbury is one of the favourite spots for 30+ courses. Live a very British experience in Kent County, within our partner school that has a very smart and stimulating environment.
If you wish to learn English with people your age, this school in the heart of Portsmouth is ideal, as it offers language courses for 30+, in a very British setting. You will have access to the university’s gym and will be close to the beach and to the port; and London is only 2 hours away by train!
Imagine this: taking an exciting English course with students your own age and then heading off together after class to shop till you drop on Grafton Street, have a Guinness or a cup of tea in Temple Bar, or check out a rowdy rugby match. Ireland awaits!
Combine sunny holidays with the 30+ programme offered by our partner school in Malta. Discover a Mediterranean island and its relaxed lifestyle while you improve your general English. Or enjoy Business courses to boost your career!
Please note that a kindergarten is available to families (in summer, with surcharge) whose parents follow a 30+ programme.
30+ in Brisbane
Australia’s capital of cool is the ideal backdrop for an English course with your peers. Head off into Brisbane for coffee at the city’s famous cafés, live music at the alternative concert halls or sun and sand at Streets Beach!
30+ in Gold Coast
If learning English while meeting new, interesting people your own age is your goal, start planning your language stay in Gold Coast. This urban beach town on the Australian coast is the perfect place for your study abroad adventure.
New York 30+
New York, a legendary city, is a very popular destination among people in their thirties who take advantage of the many possibilities to combine their interests with the improvement of their language skills. Our partner school is located right in the heart of Manhattan and allows you to discover the metropolis and its unusual and spectacular sites at your own pace.
Learn English in this stunning coastal Canadian city while surrounded by other students with similar ages and interests. Just steps from Vancouver’s hip Gastown neighbourhood, there’s no better place to take your English to the next level!
30+ in Barcelona
This modern, Mediterranean gem is the perfect place to study Spanish. You’ll be surrounded by storybook architecture, beautiful beaches and fantastic nightlife, all while enjoying the company of other 30-something students just like you!
30+ in Madrid
The Spanish capital is bursting with culture and colour. Try the famous Iberian ham, relax in peaceful Retiro Park, stroll through the Plaza Mayor and shop around the Puerta del Sol… your 30+ Spanish course will be beyond exciting!
30+ in Málaga
Travel to Picasso’s birthplace on the southern coast of Spain for an unforgettable Spanish course alongside students your own age. Hit the beach and wander along the palm tree lined promenade, but also climb up to the castle with its gorgeous views and try the Spanish tapas, a necessary cultural experience while in Andalusia!
30+ in Valencia
Experience your 30+ course in Valencia! Seduced by an exceptional cultural heritage and a very pleasant climate, you will study Spanish with other dynamic people in their thirties looking to improve their language skills in this welcoming Spanish city.
Please note that some younger students might be integrated in this programme but that the school guarantees that at least 30% of the students in the class will be over 30 at some specific starting dates.
Enjoy this unique chance to boost your career or discover many possibilities for your personal development! The 30+ ESL programmes give you an opportunity, take it!
We also recommend you these other language centres, renowned for the quality of their teachings and which have a higher age average:
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Kings Los Angeles
Brooklyn School of Languages, New York
BELS Gozo, Malta
Port Douglas, Australia
France Langue, Bordeaux
Habla Ya, Panamá City
Habla Ya, Boquete
Don Quijote, Playa del Carmen
Expanish, Buenos Aires
Cultura Italiana, Bologna
CIAL Centro de Linguas, Lisboa
NovaMova Int. Language School, Kiev
Particularly popular among people in their thirties, the individual programmes at the teacher’s home
complete the 30+ courses by offering customized lessons, adapted to the needs, goals and specific interests of the students.