English as a Second Language (ESL)

ESL classes are available in levels 1 - 6 to give students an understanding of the basics of the English language.

The goal of the program is to help speakers of other languages achieve a level of English proficiency to function better in everyday living, enter a job training program, improve performance in current jobs, and/or pursue other goals.

ESL classes are offered at the Flanagan Campus and Davies Career & Technical High School in Lincoln (levels 1 - 6) and at the Liston Campus (levels 1 - 4). Advanced ESL students who are interested in job training or college classes may consider free classes in the CCRI Bridge program to develop pre-college academic skills.

View the Spring 2019 Schedule.

Registration Information

  1. For ESL levels 1 - 6, visit a CCRI Workforce office to complete the registration form.
  2. Advanced ESL students can qualify for free classes in the CCRI Bridge program.

Program Information

  • Cost
  • $199
  • $5 non-refundable registration fee

  • Time Commitment
  • 45 hours
  • 15 Weeks x 3 Hours

Contact Information

  • En español
  • Para información en español, por favor llame al 401.455.6019 o utilice este email para correspondencia en español, eogalin@ccri.edu

Contact Information

Flanagan Campus, Lincoln
1762 Louisquisset Pike, 2nd Floor South
Lincoln, RI 02865
Tel: 401.333.7070
Hours: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. (M-Th); 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. (F); 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. (Sat)

Liston Campus, Providence
One Hilton Street, Room 1154 
Providence, RI 02905
Tel: 401.455.6144
Hours: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. (M-F)

Knight Campus, Warwick
400 East Avenue, Room 4200
Warwick, RI 02886
Tel: 401.825.1214
Hours: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. (M-F)

Faculty and Staff


Para información en español, por favor llame al 401.455.6019

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Last Updated: 2/26/19