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Junior Course Prices 2018

Junior Courses English Classes Key Highlights Fees per student
Course Ref: JSP
Junior Summer Programme (homestay)
Ages: 8 to 16 years
Dates 2018:
Groups: 24/06 to 12/08
Individuals: 24/06 to 12/08
Note: residential accommodation available for groups only, please enquire.
25 English lessons per week
Max 15 students in class (average 8 to 12)
Lessons are 45 minutes each
Quality host families: 1 student of each nationality per family
Premium choice of activities: surfing in Tramore, Dunmore East adventure centre, bowling, sport camp, archery, tennis, horse riding, treetop climbing, arts and crafts, drama and theatre…
Full day Saturday excursion:
Dublin, Cork, Limerick
All transport included to and from activities and host family
02 Weeks     €1,795
03 Weeks     €2,525
04 Weeks     €3,250
JSP PLUS: €150 supplement per week
Tennis coaching
Horse riding lessons
Golf lessons
Course Ref: JIP
Junior Immersion Programme (Homestay)
Ages: 8 to 17 years
Winter, Easter, and Summer holidays
15 English lessons per week
Mornings or afternoons, Monday to Friday in Irish host family home or agreed location1 student per class (2, 3 or 4 students sharing a class on request)
Lessons are 40 minutes each
Total Immersion Course Authentic social, sporting, and cultural outings organised by host family
1 full day excursion and social activity with other students
WELC maintains regular contact with student and host family during stay
02 weeks       €2,675
03 weeks       €3,595
04 weeks       €4,275
JIP PLUS: €150 supplement per week
Tennis coaching
Horse riding lessons
Golf lessons
Note: for 2, 3 and 4 students of same level wishing to share classes please consult for prices
Course Ref: JCAMP
Junior Camp Programme (Homestay)
Ages: 8 to 13 years
Easter, June, July, and August
This course does not include any English lessons
Practice English in camp with Irish children
Student should have a good command of English, B1 or above
Total Immersion Course
Choice of camps subject to availability: Multi-activity, Soccer, Rugby, Drama and theatre, Athletics, Irish sports and games
1 social activity with other students per week
WELC maintains regular contact with student, host family, and camp provider during stay
02 weeks       €1,650
03 weeks       €2,295
04 weeks       €2,785
JCAMP PLUS: €150 supplement per week
Adventure centre/sailing camp
Horse riding camp
Golf camp
Course Ref: ASP
Academic School Programme (Homestay or boarding)
Ages: 11 to 17 years
End of August to end of June
Students are placed in Irish schools (public or private)
Students participate in all Irish school classes and activities (excluding Irish language)
All our courses include extra English classes after school to prepare for Cambridge examinations
All inclusive premium programme
Supplementary English classes
Regular reporting to parents
Extra-curricular activities organised
WELC activity and excursion programme
Guardianship and parental care
Prices on request
Course Ref: Cambridge PET, FCE and CAE preparation
Ages: 8 to 18 years
End of August to end of June excluding mid-terms and holidays
After school timetable
Monday and Wednesday
Tuesday and Thursday
16:30 to 18:30
classes available in Waterford and Kilkenny
Max 10 students per class (average 6 to 8)class times may be reduced if 5 students or less
Improve general English or prepare for Cambridge
Monthly reports to parents
Regular formative assessment
On-line learning platform
Books and materials provided
Mock examinations with feedback and reccommendation
04 weeks       €300

All individual bookings are subject to a charge of €75 – one off booking fee.

Included in Junior Summer Course


  • Full board in select host family accommodation
  • Accompanied transfers to/from Waterford Airport /Bus/Train Station on arrival and departure
  • Transport provided to/from all events on activity programme and to and from school.
  • 25 lessons of group English classes per week in groups of 8- 15 students 09.00 to 13.00 Monday to Friday
  • Our summer school is at St Angela’s Secondary School A fully equipped school in Waterford set in beautiful park lands
  • Use of all class material textbooks and notes N.B. group tuition academic hour = 45 minutes.
  • Extracurricular activities: 4 sport, 2 cultural afternoons/ evenings,1 full day and 1 half day excursion per week.
  • Pastoral care to student with 24-hour office service for emergencies.
  • Leadership/Monitor for individual student or group of students –Leaders/Monitors will attend all events with student organised by WELC and mobile phone contact is available for students’ parents /guardians outside school hours when students participate in all of our extracurricular activities.
  • Certificate and a report from our Recognised Schools on completion of courses.
  • Terms and conditions are available on our web site – www.welc.ie

Booking Procedure:

Junior Booking Form

Three passport size photos: Deposit € 250 if booking is made more than 06 weeks before booking date or full payment of fees if less than 06 week.

We advise students to book early.

On receipt of the above you will receive: Confirmation of your booking. An invoice for the balance of fees. Host family details, your activity programme and a letter confirming your course dates. Full payment of fees is required for International students in order to request a study visa.

Payment method: Bank Transfer to our bank

IBAN No: IE25 BOFI 90619592783355

Bank Name: Bank of Ireland, Address: 60 The Quay, Waterford, Ireland

Sort Code: 90-61-95
Account Number 92783355
Account Name:
Waterford English Language Centres Ltd


Accompanied transfer price list From/to Dublin, Cork and Shannon Airports

Number of students Cost of transfer Number of students Total cost of transfer   (one way) journey 2.5 hours
1 Student  € 240 3 /4 Students €280
2 Students  € 260 5 /14 Students €380
Return transfer x 2


Driver will also sign: Form of Indemnity for Unaccompanied Young Passengers  (8 and under 16 years)

30 per hour fee will be added to transfer if flight is delayed more than 1 hour.

Free: Local transfers for students to/from: Local bus/train /Waterford Airport to /from host family 

Included in ISO Course

  • Transfers to or from the airport are not included for individuals but can be booked by making a request at time of booking.
  •  Transfers are included for groups of 10+students booked at the same time, with same arrival and departure dates and times.
  • Full board family accommodation with carefully selected Irish host family where the children are living at home and also where one parent is at home to supervise the student’s stay and to provide an ideal home atmosphere for practising English and experiencing our culture
  • 15 forty-minute, One to One  English lessons in host family’s home per week
  • 4 family based activities per week to include social and sports events in the area
  • One excursion to Dublin with all other students (optional for students who wish to mix for one day with their group and one disco for booking in July & August only stays only)
  • Trinity College Examinations available in July for students doing this course .  Examination fees are not included
  • Certificate from our recognised schools on completion of this course

Book early for this course to enable us to carefully select a suitable host family

Limited availability. Not suitable for complete beginners