English as a Second Language (ESL) Classes

There are several ESL classes offered throughout the Augusta area. You can register for a class by clicking on the links below or contact us if you have any questions.


The International Link (IL) Evening Class

When?   7 - 9 p.m. possibly every Tuesday or Wednesday. Classes begin August 28 or 29, 2018.  We are still negotiating classroom space and time.  

Where?  Augusta University, Health Sciences Campus, Wellness & Student Center, upstairs.

This is a FREE ESL Class! You will need to purchase a book for the class. Books can be purchased at the class. Enrollment is always open, so click the link below to register at any time. Please contact  Beth Gore if you have any questions.

 

 

Fairview Presbyterian Church Morning Class

When? 10 -11:30 a.m. every Thursday.  Please come for orientation and a light meal on September 6, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. Classes begin September 14, 2017.

Where? Fairview Presbyterian Church, 1101 Carolina Avenue, North Augusta, SC 29841. Classes meet in the downstairs of the Fellowship Hall building (enter through the Carolina Avenue entrance).

This is a FREE ESL Class! You will need to purchase a book for the class. Books can be purchased at the class. Enrollment is always open for both Beginner and Intermediate/Advanced English Classes. Space is limited so click below to register now. Please contact Masaki Chiba is you have any questions.

 

 

Fairview Presbyterian Church Evening Class

When? 6:30 - 8 p.m. every Wednesday. Please come for orientation and light meal on September 6, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. Classes begin September 13, 2017 at 6:30 p.m.

Where? Fairview Presbyterian Church, 1101 Carolina Avenue, North Augusta, SC 29841. Classes meet in the downstairs of the Fellowship Hall building (enter through the Carolina Avenue entrance).

This is a FREE ESL Class! You will need to purchase a book for the class. Books can be purchased at the class. Enrollment is always open for both Beginner and Intermediate/Advanced English Classes. Space is limited so click below to register now. Please contact Masaki Chiba if you have any questions.

 

 

Other Community ESL Classes

The organizations listed below all offer free ESL classes with various proficiency levels.

Augusta Technical College

When? Monday & Wednesday mornings from 9 a.m. - noon also Tuesday & Thursday evenings from 5:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Where? 3200 Augusta Tech Drive, Augusta, GA 30906

ESL classes are taught through the Adult Education Program. Different levels of proficiency are taught from Beginner to Advanced.  For more information, contact The Office of Adult Education at 706-771-4131 or email fperry@augustatech.edu.


First Baptist Church of Augusta

When? Wednesday, 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Where? Adult Education Building, 3500 Walton Way Extension, Augusta, GA 30909

Four different levels of ESL classes offered emphasizing listening, speaking, reading and writing skills.  Books are $22 and optional audiotapes are also available. From 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., students with basic reading and writing skills can also attend citizenship classes, Bible studies, life skills classes, and basic computer classes. Contact Elizabeth Chao at EChao@fbcaugusta.org or call the church office at 706-733-2236 for further details.


First Baptist Church of North Augusta

When? Sundays from 10 - 11 a.m. and Wednesdays from 6 - 7 p.m.

Where? Elizabeth Strom Education Building, 604 Georgia Avenue, North Augusta, SC, 29841

Please email Jim Fowke at jfowke@gmail.com for further details.


Fleming Baptist Church

When? Every Monday from 1:30 - 3 p.m. during the Richmond County school calendar.

Where? 3027 Peach Orchard Road, Augusta, GA 30906

Please note that classes follow the school year calendar and meet from August until May. There are no summer classes. Please call the church at 706-798-3511 or visit the church's website at www.flemingbaptist.org for further information.


Truenorth church

When? Tuesdays & Thursdays from 6 - 8 p.m.  Come at 5:30 p.m. for conversation and games.

Where?   Classes meet at The Family Y Team Headquarters, 1058 Claussen Road, Augusta, GA 30907.  Drive around the back of the building to park.  Classes begin September 4, 2018.  Classes are free, but a book purchase is required for most classes.  You can purchase books at the class. E-mail Nicole Juhan at nicolej@truenorthchurch.com or call her at 803-279-1555.


Warren Baptist Church of Augusta

When? Sundays from 5 - 6:30 p.m.

Where? 3203 Washington Road, Augusta, GA 30907

ESL classes emphasize conversational English and grammar for all skill levels from beginner to advanced. Classes meet from September to May. Park in the rear of the church and enter through the "Welcome Center" entrance, then follow signs for the English/ESL Class. For further information, email Skip Balkcum at sbalkcum@aol.com or call the church at 706-860-1586.