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British Council 2018 Inspection Report Statement

Accreditation UK - guarantee of quality

We are regularly inspected by the British Council which guarantees the quality of our teaching, administration, premises, resources, accommodation and welfare. In our July 2018 report we are proud to have been awarded 14 strengths out of a possible 15, placing us in the top 2% of all English language providers in the UK.

Publishable Statement

"The British Council inspected and accredited Discovery Summer in July 2018. The Accreditation Scheme assesses the standards of management, resources and premises, teaching, welfare and safeguarding of under-18s and accredits organisations which meet the overall standard in each area inspected (see for details).

This large private language teaching organisation offers vacation courses for under 18s and adults.

Strengths were noted in the areas of:

  • strategic and quality management
  • staff management
  • student administration
  • premises and facilities
  • learning resources
  • academic staff profile
  • academic management
  • course design
  • learner management
  • teaching
  • care of students
  • accommodation
  • leisure opportunities
  • safeguarding of under-18s.

The inspection report stated that the organisation met the standards of the Scheme."

Click here to read the full report.