Bridge Mills Galway Language Centre is a family-run adult English language school, established in 1987. Our school is located in a beautiful, renovated 18th century mill overlooking the River Corrib in the centre of Galway City, the cultural capital of the West Coast of Ireland.
In this friendly and vibrant atmosphere, you will study English with our team of experienced senior teachers. We have a wide range of courses, including:
- General English – Full-time & Part-time
- Cambridge Examination Preparation (all levels)
- TOEIC, TOEFL & IELTS Preparation
- English for Business & Professional Use
- English for Specialist Subjects
- Part-time Courses
- TEFL Teacher Training Courses
We can offer host family accommodation where you will live as a guest with an Irish family. Getting to know Irish culture and way of life will be an enriching part of your English language experience here in Galway.
Our school is accredited by many different organisations including MEI, ACELS (Irish Department of Education), Quality English, Cambridge Examinations, ALTO and Eaquals.
Quality is an important aspect to everything we do and as a member of Eaquals our Quality is assured. We strive to do our best and meet the standards of quality set by Eaquals (https://www.eaquals.org)
EAQUALS – aims
- To improve the experience of language learners by developing quality standards for the teaching of modern languages
- To deliver accreditation against these standards for providers of language education
- To develop practical resources, and offer training and support for those working in the field of modern languages
Eaquals – Values
- To serve the interests of language learners worldwide
- To promote all languages and cultures
- To foster international cooperation and understanding
- To encourage personal and professional development
- To uphold openness and transparency
- To support fair dealing and professional service
ELE CONFERENCE 2018
Following on from our 30th Birthday conference last year Bridge Mills Galway Language Centre is going to hold another ELE conference event on 19 May 2018 at the Harbour Hotel Galway sponsored by National Geographic Learning. Time 09.30-15.30
- John Hughes – ELT Author – National Geographic Learning
- Thom Kiddle – Director Nile Training Norwich U.K.
- Jo Watson – Eaquals Inspector – Teacher Trainer
TEDtalks 3 x 15 minute sessions – Bridge Mills Galway Language Centre Staff
- Ciara Ni Eochaidh
- Mairead O Connor
- Cathy Peck
For more details and registration for the 2018 event please contact:
Bridge Mills Galway Language Centre
The Bridge Mills
Galway H91 R1WF
30th Birthday Celebrations 2017
This free one day training event helped celebrate 30 years of teaching and training. Our event was a training workshop for teachers which linked to CPD development for in service teachers or those in training. The event was free for all to attend in Galway and included Lunch, coffee breaks etc. hosted at the Radisson Hotel in Galway. All talks were in plenary with feedback / self-reflection sessions following each talk.
Conference registration sponsored by Cambridge English Language Assessment
- Jo Gakonga – Teacher / Teacher Trainer -Cambridge English Language Assessment
- Tim Goodier – Head of Academic Development -Eurocentres
- Carole Robinson – Senior Trainer – Norwich Institute for Language Education
- TEDtalks (Bridge Mills)- 3 x 15 minutes sessions Julie Cuttance Teacher trainer, Gary Gallagher Videographer, John Doherty Teacher – Bridge Mills Galway Language Centre
Morning Coffee break sponsored by Study and Protect by O’Driscoll O’Neil www.odon.ie
Transport discount for bus tickets booked to our event sponsored by GoBus. Log onto on to www.gobus.ie .
Phone: 00353 91 566468