Junior Vacation

Junior Vacation courses provide full education, activity, social and event programmes for students from all over the world. Junior Vacation courses combine British hospitality in a carefully selected homestay with a full programme of study and activity. There are winter, spring and summer courses at the college and in summer BLC uses the facilities of the University of Brighton, Grand Parade and Circus Street. All teenage courses run 7 nights Sunday to Sunday for arrivals and departures.

Junior VacationBrighton Winter 2018
Lessons per week20 (15 hours)
Daily Schedule09:00 – 12:30 + activities
Class Size13 (16 max)
Course BookIncluded
Course CodeW20
Course Dates14.01.18 – 04.02.18
English LevelsElementary +
Course Length1 to 3 weeks
Age Range12 – 17
Half Day ActivitiesEvery day
Evening Activities3 / week
Excursions1 full day & 1 half day / week

Brighton Winter 2018

  • You study in an international group and enjoy 4 half day activities, 3 evenings and 1 half day and 1 full day excursion every week.
  • BLC provides freshly made packed lunches everyday.
Junior VacationBrighton Spring 2018
Lessons per week20 (15 hours)
Daily Schedule09:00 – 12:30 + activites
Class Size13 (16 max)
Course BookIncluded
Course CodeS20
Course Dates18.03.18 – 08.04.18
English LevelsElementary +
Course Length1 to 3 weeks
Age Range12 – 17
Half Day ActivitiesEvery day
Evening Activities3 / week
Excursions1 full day & 1 half day / week

Brighton Spring 2018

  • You study in an international group and enjoy 4 half day activities, 3 evenings and 1 half day and 1 full day excursion every week.
  • BLC provides freshly made packed lunches everyday.
  • BLC is open over the Easter weekend, classes and activities as usual.

Junior VacationBrighton Summer 2017Brighton Summer Intensive 2017
Lessons per week20 (15 hours)32 (24 hours)
Daily Schedule08:45 – 12:15 or 13:30 – 16:00 + activities08:45 – 12:15 and 13:30 – 16:45 + activities
Class Size13 (16 max)13 (16 max)
Course BookIncludedIncluded
Course CodeV20V32
Course Dates11.06.17 – 03.09.1711.06.17 – 03.09.17
English LevelsElementary +Elementary +
Course Length1 to 4 weeks1 to 4 weeks
Age Range12 – 1712 – 17
Half Day ActivitiesEvery dayFriday only
Evening Activities3 / week3 / week
Excursions1 full day & 1 half day / week1 full day / week

Brighton Summer

  • The ultimate summer package including 20 lessons / week, 4 half day and 3 evening activities / week & 1 full and 1 half day excursion with the BLC team.
  • Bus pass included and lunch at the University of Brighton Grand Parade campus everyday.
  • Please note that BLC operates a study / activity and activity / study schedule which means that both classes and activities can take place in the morning or afternoons.

Brighton Summer Intensive

  • A more academically focused teenage for the summer period, 32 lessons / week with 3 evenings of activities, 1 half day and 1 full day excursion.
  • Bus pass included and lunch at the University of Brighton Grand Parade campus everyday.

2016 Junior Vacation Welcome Pack

Transfers for Junior Vacation Students

Sunday Coach Service
Students following the Brighton Spring and Summer courses can use our Sunday Coach Service.

The service operates on Sundays from/to London Heathrow and London Gatwick ONLY.

Arrival students MUST book flights to land at the airport between 9:00 and 18:00 ONLY.

Departure the flight MUST leave between 11:00 and 21:00.

BLC members of staff will be at the airport to welcome and assist the students.

Please note that the Sunday Coach Service is a shared service with other students running between the airports and Brighton and students may be required to wait at the airport for up to a maximum of 4 hours* both when arriving to or leaving the UK. On departure, the Sunday Coach Service will arrive at the airport no later than 2 hours before the flight departs.

Students must book their place and provide full flight details 20 days before the course starts at the very latest, or we will not be able to guarantee a space on the coach and a private taxi will be required.

If you are arriving at another airport you will need to use our private taxi service.

SUNDAY COACH SERVICE RETURN @ GBP 80 LONDON HEATHROW

SUNDAY COACH SERVICE RETURN @ GBP 60 LONDON GATWICK

Certain airlines have strict rules for students under the age of 16 travelling alone, and may require an adult to be present during the check-in and until the flight has departed. Please check your airline’s requirements when booking your flight. BLC cannot guarantee a staff member to be present unless a check-in service was booked by you.

If you would like our staff to wait at the check-in desk, please tick the box on our Junior Summer Courses application form. There is an additional £62 fee for this service.

Homestay students using the Sunday Coach Service will be accompanied to Brighton by our staff and met by the families.

If you are arriving at another airport you will need to use our private taxi service.

*: BLC reserves the right to extend this time in the case of unexpected delays.

Sample Brighton Summer Schedule

Sample Brighton Summer Intensive Schedule