English Classes

English classes at St Chad’s Sanctuary

Our classes are now full and we cannot take any more new students at the moment. We will update this web page when we have spaces again.

If you use the Telegram app you can join our Telegram channel (https://t.me/stchadsinfo) to receive updates about classes from St Chad's Sanctuary as well as information about other events and courses that you might like.

Other places in Birmingham where you can do English classes

If you have been in the UK for more than 6 months you should be able to attend college. Please see bit.ly/bhamesol for information about the colleges in Birmingham and how to apply for an ESOL (English) course.

There are some other organisations in Birmingham that offer English classes for asylum seekers. Click here for more information.

Conversation Club on Zoom

Conversation Club meets on Zoom on Wednesday mornings, 11.00 - 12.30 for English conversation in small groups. We have a different topic each week. Some examples of topics are food and cooking, weather and climate change, free time and hobbies, keeping healthy, and education and skills. This group is not suitable for beginners.

Click here to register for Conversation Club.


We will be closed from Monday 25th - Friday 29th October.

Opening Times

Monday 10:30 - 13:30
Tuesday CLOSED
Wednesday 10:30 - 13:30
Thursday CLOSED
Friday 10:30 - 13:30
Saturday CLOSED