1. Our Experience
With over 30 years in this sector we are very experienced in dealing with the specific needs of overseas individual students and groups and the diverse needs of varied nationalities. Our philosophy is based on reliability, friendship and trust. Sharing our knowledge of all things Irish; cultural, educational and historical is our passion.........let our experience be your experience.
2. Learn English with the Irish
Participating in exciting activities and sharing residential camp facilities with Irish students is a unique feature of Horizon programmes. Our focus on improving confidence and communication skills is greatly enhanced by immersing students in English with native speakers during all aspects of their course. The opportunities for incidental learning are endless! Horizon courses are all fully international as integration and immersion ensure that students from all over the world are learning English and making new friends.
3. Safe & Secure...
As experienced professional operators your booking is secure with Horizon. Student welfare, safety and security are an absolute priority for Horizon Language Schools.
All of our language schools are located in secure environments and we place the utmost importance on safety and quality in all aspects of our courses.
4. Fully-Inclusive Service
We take care of EVERY aspect of your trip from pre-booking support and advice to end of course review and certification. High quality accommodation, English lessons, activities and cultural excursions are all included to ensure that students have a fantastic Irish experience.
5. Academic Focus
The Horizon team are enthusiastic and passionate about the courses we offer. Students complete placement tests, end of course tests (progression assessed) and class materials to use and take home with them at the end of the course. All our TEFL teachers are fully-qualified, hold specialist TEFL teacher certificates and have access to a wide range of teaching resources. Our teachers are passionate about ensuring that students benefit from and enjoy a memorable and fulfilling learning experience. All students complete 15 hours classroom tuition per week and this can be increased if required. This is further enforced outside the classrooms during activities, cultural visits and specialist sports courses..
6. Personalised Service
Our head office team are available to answer all questions at all stages from the initial enquiry to after a student’s stay. We pride ourselves on responding to all queries with prompt accurate answers. Our team will be more than happy to advice on all aspects of our courses and can tailor a programme to suit any student’s individual requirements. We also supply a 24 hour Duty Manager phone number for each of our venues.
7. Prestigious Venues
Horizon Language Schools are located in carefully chosen and well-equipped venues throughout Ireland in Kildare, Tipperary, Dublin, Limerick and Mayo.
Westport Woods boast idyllic locations with excellent facilities.
All venues have 24 hour security and CCTV. We organise escorted airport transfers to & from all our venues. During their stay students have round-the-clock supervision in each venue.
8. Quality of staff
Based on your feedback we realise that our staff is our biggest asset. Our head office staff are experienced, knowledable, professional and eager to help with all your queries. In our camps our staff are equally professional, enthusiastic and totally focused on the welfare and care of the students. All our English teachers are qualified, experienced and hold ACELS approved TEFL certificates. First Aid personnel are available in each venue and our nurses visit daily.
9. Specialist Camps
While our English Plus Multi Course has a wide variety of exciting activities we also offer the opportunity to choose a specialist activity option. Please click here to view our English Plus range of exciting Specialist Camps.
10. Repeat Students
We are proud to say that many of our students return year on year often accompanied by family and friend referrals. We are equally proud of the loyal support of our growing agent client base.