EAL in Wales (online course)

Course Information

Over the last ten years, the EAL landscape in Wales has changed dramatically. Numbers of EAL learners have continued to rise, diversity of languages and ethnic minority learners has grown and funding arrangements to support these pupils have been transformed. Together with this, the Welsh Government has launched the New National Curriculum for 2022. This course looks at EAL in the context of a country where there are two official languages

A twelve hour online course on EAL in the Welsh context

We have created a range of 12 hour online units in a similar format to our popular 6 unit online course. All of our online courses are fully tutored by experienced online trainers and involve interactions with other course participants via our online forum. Click here to learn more about our existing accredited online EAL course. If you are considering applying for the accredited course please be aware that it is not possible to convert the stand alone units into credits towards the accredited version due to the moderation requirements of The University of Greenwich.


This course is for

  1. primary and secondary class teachers
  2. support staff and teaching assistants
  3. EAL leaders
  4. senior leaders

What you will gain from this course

  1. an understanding of the changing EAL landscape in Wales
  2. ideas and strategies for improving EAL provision in your school

The course

  1. looks at key EAL data at levels in Wales
  2. building EAL capacity in schools
  3. the implications of the new Welsh national curriculum for EAL learners

Course Tutor

Cath Ratcliffe has worked for many years in Wales as an EAL teacher and local authority and independent EAL consultant.

Course Details

Date: Wal - Any date (complete the booking form and we will send your login details and invoice)

Time: Any time

Price: £155 plus VAT

Location: 100% online

Booking Form

Please obtain a Purchase Order Number from your organisation's finance team (if required) before submitting a booking. For multiple bookings please email us directly.

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