Course Holiday Breaks

Applying for a Course Holiday Break

– Course bookings of minimum 12 weeks are entitled to a course holiday break of not more than 2 weeks. Students are to apply 2 weeks in advance.

– To apply for a course holiday break you need to fill in our Break from Course Form which you may download or pick up from our Reception or Administration Office during School opening hours. Late applications will be disregarded.

– Students taking a break from the course cannot expect to return to their same class, teacher, unit or time-table.

– Course breaks cannot be taken at the end of the booking.

– Any changes to the reservation which are not either Option A or B (below) will be subject to schools’ approval and will be charged € 50.

Approved breaks can be taken as follows:

12 – 23 week bookings

24 week bookings or more

Maximum of one break

Maximum of two breaks

The break cannot be longer than 2 weeks.

Each break cannot be longer than 2 weeks.

Recovery of lessons:

Option A:         Extend your booking. Add the course holiday break weeks to the end of your booking.

Option B:         Recover your holiday course weeks as seen below to keep the same departure date.

Course booked

GE 20
GE 20

GE 6
GE 6

GE 10
GE 10

BE 6 / IELTS 6
BE 6 / IELTS 6

BE 10 / IELTS 10
BE 10 / IELTS 10

Number of weeks of break

1 week
2 weeks

1 week
2 weeks

1 week
2 weeks

1 week
2 weeks

1 week
2 weeks

Recovery of lessons / Upgrades

General English Intensive 10 lessons x 1 week
General English Intensive 10 lessons x 2 weeks

General English Intensive 10 lessons x 1 week
General English Intensive 10 lessons x 2 weeks

General English Private Course x 1 hour
General English Private Course x 2 hours

General English Private Course x 1.5 hours
General English Private Course x 3 hours

General English Private Course x 2.5 hours
General English Private Course x 5 hours

Should you not be able to attend the recovery lessons, these will be lost and cannot be made up for.

 

Accommodation when booking a Course Holiday Break
– Accommodation cannot be extended/moved/changed.
– If you wish to extend, regular weekly fees apply.
– Extension weeks must be booked and paid for at the time of the break from course request and is subject to availability.
– It is the student’s responsibility to leave any of their belongings safely locked up before leaving for their break. The School is not responsible.
– It is the student’s responsibility to take with them the Apartment Key so that they can enter their apartment upon returning from their break.

 

Taxi Transfers
If you already have a pre-booked departure taxi and are choosing to extend your stay, we will automatically change your departure taxi date to your new departure extended date.

Samples of Option A:
12 week booking of GE 20
Applying for a 1 week holiday break.

= 7 wks + break + 5 wks

Samples of Option A:
24 week booking of GE 30
Applying for a 2 week holiday break.

= 14 wks + break + 10 wks

Samples of Option B:
12 week booking of GE 26
Applying for a 1 week holiday break.

= 10 wks of GE 26 + break + 1 wk GE 30

Samples of Option B:
24 week booking of GE 20
Applying for a 2 week holiday break.

= 20 wks of GE 20 + break + 2 wks of GE 30