COVID-19 Measures

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Frequently asked questions about COVID-19 (Coronavirus 2019)

Updated: April 27, 2020

 

We realize that the current news regarding the impact and spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) is a cause for uncertainty among students. We, therefore, want to provide some basic information to make your experience abroad plan as easy as possible.

What is the status of our schools?
  • Are they open/closed?
  • What are the implications for students who have booked a course?
  • Is there any online offer?
UK 

Brighton, Bournemouth, Cambridge, London:

  • Schools are closed until further notice
  • Postponement for up to 18 months available for any course
  • We are offering our exciting new Eurocentres Online products to our students. See our website for details: .www.eurocentres.com/online
France

Paris, La Rochelle: 

  • Schools are closed until further notice
  • Postponement for up to 18 months available for any course
  • We are offering our exciting new Eurocentres Online products to our students. See our website for details: .www.eurocentres.com/online
Canada

Atlantic Canada (Lunenburg)

  • Officially closed till 1st May but very likely that order to remain closed will be extended.
  • The class format will consist of an online lesson using a virtual classroom as well as homework and study advice set by a teacher on my.eurocentres.

Vancouver

  • School now closed officially till 1st May, this advice might change
  • Online lessons are available
  • Futures students offered 5 online lessons per week at a time convenient to them (Zoom is being used)

Toronto

  • School now closed officially till 1st May, this advice might change
  • Online lessons are available.
  • Future students offered 5 online lessons per week at a convenient time to them (Zoom)
US

San Diego

  • School now closed officially till 1st May but this advice might change. 
  • Online lessons offered to future students (5 per week at convenient time using Zoom)
South Africa

Cape Town

  • School now closed until further notice. 
  • Student weeks remain frozen so students can resume at the end of the restriction or “return vouchers” will be issued with a 2-year validity. 
Australia

Cairns

  • Last day of operation is 9th April 2020. The school will then permanently close. 
  • Options for students in the school after 9th April:
    • Transfer students to other Cairns institutions
    • Suggest students join our new Eurocentres online programmes
  • Students booked to arrive in future please inform and offer suitable alternative (e.g. other destination, Eurocentres Online)
Malta 

Malta

  • All schools in Malta are to remain closed till the end of June
  • Students already at the school can extend by the number of weeks they have not been able to attend. Alternatively, they can use their remaining credit up until the end of 2021
  • It is recommended that all imminent arrivals are postponed till July or later. The school will issue documents required free of charge
  • If students wish to postpone further their credit is valid till end of 2021
  • Students currently in Malta are studying online.
Ireland

Dublin

  • School closed till May
  • Online lesson available via Google Suite for Education.

Galway

  • School closed till May
  • Self-guided study packs with unique access codes for students in the school through the Really English platform (4 months worth of material - 2 to 3 hours a day of self-study material)
  • From w/c 30th March online lessons will be offered (5 hours per week)  
Are we still offering IELTS/OET exams in the UK?

IELTS and OET are suspended until the schools reopen.


Have any more questions?

If you have any more questions regarding our refund policy or need more guidance with regards to the Coronavirus situation, feel free to get in touch with us and we will try to answer all your queries.

This is an unprecedented event that is constantly evolving and affects everyone around the world.  We will be constantly monitoring the situation to provide you with the most up-to-date information as possible. 

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