English for Speakers of Other Languages

English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Classes 

If you or someone you know would like to learn English or improve your English language skills, Goodwill is the place to turn. All of our classes are free of charge and will help you gain the language skills you need to thrive in work and life.

We offer English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) classes at basic and intermediate levels for people who want to develop basic English literacy and improve their English language skills.

Classes include:

  • ESOL - Pre-Literacy
  • ESOL - Basic
  • ESOL - Citizenship Test Preparation
  • ESOL - Level 1
  • ESOL - Level 2
  • ESOL - Level 3
  • ESOL - Level 4
  • Rosetta Stone (ESOL) Lab

Classes are held two to four days a week and last 90 minutes to two hours. Computer labs are available for ESOL students who want to use Rosetta Stone to work on their English skills at their own pace.


ESOL Cashiering and Customer Service Program

This program is for Level 2 English language learners who want to get a job in cashiering or customer service.

Classes include: Cashiering, Customer Service, American Workplace, Computer Skills, and Job Search. ESOL Cashiering and Customer Service is offered at the King County Job Training and Education Center. For more information or to learn how to register, please contact Joesph Ntumba, joseph.ntumba@seattlegoodwill.org or (206) 860-5786.

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