summer English courses in the British Council

Mat Wright

Access the right English qualifications for your child’s progress

Our intensive exams summer programme gives Secondary (12–17 years) students the opportunity to improve their skills for Cambridge English Qualifications: B2 First (FCE) exam to help them achieve the result they need. Our two week courses focus on exam strategies and skills development in speaking, listening, reading, grammar, vocabulary and writing. 

An interactive learning adventure connecting with international students 

We believe you should learn English for life, not just for the exam.Our one or two-week courses will bring the international connection to life with a focus on developing practical English communication skills. Your child will work on an exciting range of practical and challenging tasks that connect them with students from other British Council countries to enrich their exam preparation classes.

Course Overview 

Duration: 1, 2 weeks, Monday–Friday 

Level: Upper Intermediate (B2)

In the exam preparation course, students will:

  • improve their ability and confidence when using spoken and written English in a wide variety of situations
  • develop essential exam techniques
  • focus on the skills needed for the exam of their choice through individual and group activities
  • develop strategies for independent learning inside and outside the classroom
  • prepare for the Cambridge English exam: B2 First (FCE) 

as well as

  • connect with students from British Council classes around the world, taking part in discussions and solving problems.

Your Secondary child’s study options

Our Summer B2 First (FCE) course is delivered over two weeks, 20 hours per week. 

All classes take place at our main offices in Warsaw, Krakow and Wroclaw.

Explore options and timetables in your city:


LOWER SECONDARY (12–14 years) 

Course dates Times Price (PLN)
19.08.24–30.08.24  09.30–14.00  2310  

UPPER SECONDARY (15–17  years) 

Course dates Times Price (PLN)
 01.07.24–12.07.24  09.30–14.00  2310  


LOWER SECONDARY (12–14 years) 

Course dates Times Price (PLN)
08.07.24–12.07.24  09.30–14.00  1060