If lockdown ends: Uist week/weekend courses may be set up between 17/07 - 29/08/2021

Last course start dates before the summer shut-down are 24/05 for 8-week courses, 31/05 for 6-week courses and 21/06 for 4-week courses.

Check the MAY 2021 Availability Tab. Check if you have fulfilled the entry-requirements before applying.
Places for new students can not be reserved. Immediate payment is required to secure your day/time slot.

If nothing is available which suits you, put your name on the waiting list so I can contact you when groups/other opportunities arise.

LEVEL 1 - Beginner

GAELIC TASTER COURSE
Self-study

Self-Registration

Learn to introduce yourself

6 LESSONS 

 

Includes:

Powerpoint presentations

Downloadable Workbook & Soundfiles

Revision Quiz

Entry requirements: none

Earn Badge 1 to access a FREE lesson of the Cùrsa Ro-ìre in Bonus 1

FREE

1-1 CÙRSA COMHRAIDH LUCHD-TÒISEACHAIDH

Next Start Date: 01/05/2021 1 space

Beginner Conversation Course

10 LESSONS 

Includes:

30 minute weekly 1-1 sessions

Printed Course book.
Online resources with tasks to be completed at least 48 hours before a lesson.

Entry requirements: none

Earn Badge 3 to access a FREE lesson of the Leuman Pàirt 1 Course in Bonus 3.

£240

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CÙRSA RO-ÌRE 
Self-study

Self-Registration

Preliminary Level Grammar Course

8 LESSONS

Includes:

Powerpoint presentations

Downloadable Workbook & Soundfiles

Revision Quiz

Entry requirements: none

Printed Course Handbook to be purchased in my bookstore.

Earn Badge 2 to access a FREE lesson of the Cùrsa Còmhraidh Luchd-tòiseachaidh in Bonus 2.

£30

GROUP CÙRSA COMHRAIDH LUCHD-TÒISEACHAIDH

Next Start Date: 04/05/2021 TBC

Beginner Conversation Course

10 LESSONS - min 4 - max 6 students

TBC (day & time to be agreed between us)

Includes:

1 hour weekly session

Printed Course book.
Online resources with tasks to be completed at least 48 hours before a lesson.

Entry requirements: none

Earn Badge 3 to access a FREE lesson of the Leuman Pàirt 1 Course in Bonus 3.

£185

CÙRSA COMHRAIDH
LUCHD-TÒISEACHAIDH
Supported Self-study

Next Start Date: 01/05/2021

Beginner Conversation Course

10 LESSONS 

Includes:

10-weeks of e-mail support

Printed Course book.
Online resources with tasks to be completed to obtain a certificate.

Entry requirements: none

Earn Badge 3 to access a FREE lesson of the Leuman Pàirt 1 Course in Bonus 3.

£120

LEVEL 2 - Post-Beginner
Leuman Gràmair 1

Supported Self-Study
LEUMAN PÀIRT 1
GRAMMAR COURSE

Next Start Date: 01/05/2021

6 weeks

Printed Course book not included.

 

Includes:
E-mail support

FREE Book Soundfile downloads in my voice.

FREE formal & informal dialogue practice, using each grammar topic with downloadable soundfiles and worksheet.

Entry requirements: Successful completion of the Cùrsa Ro-ìre.

Earn Badge 5 to access ALL Dictation Downloads of the Mearachdan Book.

£120

Supported Self-Study
LEUMAN PÀIRT 2
GRAMMAR COURSE

Next Start Date: 01/06/2021

6 weeks

Printed Course book not included.

 

Includes:
E-mail support

FREE Book Soundfile downloads in my voice.

FREE formal & informal dialogue practice, using each grammar topic with downloadable soundfiles and worksheet.

Entry requirements: Successful completion of the Cùrsa Ro-ìre.

Earn Badge 6 to access a sample part of the Verbs & Dialogue Drills Course in Bonus 4.

£120

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1-1 tuition
POST-BEGINNER DIALOGUE DEVELOPMENT COURSE

Next Start Date: 24/05/2021 

8 LESSONS

Printed Course book not included.

Excludes the use of regular and irregular verbs in past, future, imperative, conditional, passive tense.

Includes:

30 minute weekly 1-1 sessions.

Book soundfile downloads.

Online Resources with tasks to be completed at least 48 hours before each lesson.

Entry requirements:

Successful completion of the
1-1 Cùrsa Còmhraidh.

Earn Badge 4 to access ALL Dictation Downloads of the Mearachdan Book.

£240

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GROUP
POST-BEGINNER DIALOGUE DEVELOPMENT COURSE

Next Start Date: 01/05/2021 TBC

8 LESSONS

Printed Course book not included. 

Excludes the use of regular and irregular verbs in past, future, imperative, conditional, passive tense.

 

Includes:

1 hour weekly group sessions.

Book soundfile downloads.

Online Resources with tasks to be submitted at least 48 hours before each lesson.

Entry requirements:

Successful completion of the Cùrsa Ro-ìre
and Cùrsa Còmhraidh Luchd-tòiseachaidh.

Earn Badge 4 to access ALL Dictation Downloads of the Mearachdan Book.

£240

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Supported Self-Study
POST-BEGINNER DIALOGUE DEVELOPMENT COURSE

Next Start Date: 01/05/2021

8 LESSONS

Printed Course book not included. 

Excludes the use of regular and irregular verbs in past, future, imperative, conditional, passive tense.

 

Includes

Book Soundfile downloads.

E-mail support for feedback on writing and voice recording tasks which have to be submitted within 8 weeks.

Entry requirements:

Successful completion of the Cùrsa Ro-ìre and Cùrsa Còmhraidh Luchd-tòiseachaidh

Earn Badge 4 to access ALL Dictation Downloads of the Mearachdan Book.

£165

LEVEL 3 - Lower Intermediate

GROUP
DIALOGUE DRILLS AND 

REGULAR / IRREGULAR VERBS USE COURSE

Next Start Date: both full

10/03/21 1PM & 12/03/21 8AM

6 LESSONS

Includes:

1 hour weekly group sessions

Online resources with tasks to be completed
Online Irregular Verb Drill Exercises

E-mail support

Soundfile & workbook downloads

Formal & informal dialogue

Exludes passive & conditional tenses, advanced learning

Entry requirements:
Successful completion of the Post-Beginner Dialogue Development Course.

Earn Badge 7 to access the 800 Revision Questions.

£180

1-1
DIALOGUE 
DRILLS AND 
REGULAR / IRREGULAR VERBS USE COURSE

Next Start Date: 24/05/21

6 LESSONS

Includes:

30 minute sessions

Online resources with tasks to be completed
Online Irregular Verb Drill Exercises.

E-mail support

Soundfile & workbook downloads

Formal & informal dialogue

Exludes passive & conditional tenses, advanced learning

Entry requirements:
Successful completion of Cùrsa Ro-ìre.

Earn Badge 7 to access the 800 Revision Questions.

£180

Supported Self-study
DIALOGUE 
DRILLS AND 
REGULAR / IRREGULAR VERBS USE COURSE

Next Start Date: 01/05/2021

6 LESSONS

Includes:

Online course resources
Online Irregular Verb Drill Exercises

E-mail support

Soundfile & workbook downloads

Formal & informal dialogue

 

Exludes passive & conditional tenses, advanced learning

Entry requirements:
Successful completion of Cùrsa Ro-ìre.

Earn Badge 7 to access the 800 Revision Questions.

£65

GROUP
TRIALOGUE & LISTENING DEVELOPMENT COURSE

Next Start Dates: both full
21/04/21 1PM & 23/04/21 8AM 

6 LESSONS  

Includes:

1 hour weekly group sessions.

Online resources with tasks to be completed before and after each lesson.

Exludes passive & conditional tenses, advanced learning

Entry requirements:

Successful completion of the Dialogue Drills and Reg. / Irr.  Verb Use Course.

Mearachdan book to be purchased separately.

Earn Badge 8 to access a sample lesson of the Intermediate Dialogue Development Course in Bonus 5.

£180

1-1
TRIALOGUE & LISTENING
DEVELOPMENT COURSE

Next Start Date: 24/05/21

6 LESSONS  

Includes:

30 minute weekly sessions.

Online resources with tasks to be completed before and after each lesson.

Entry requirements:

Successful completion of the Dialogue Drills and Reg. / Irr.  Verb Use Course.
Only advanced students can include advanced learning (proof of prior study required on passive/conditional tense)

Mearachdan book to be purchased separately.

Earn Badge 8 to access a sample lesson of the Intermediate Dialogue Development Course in Bonus 5.

£180

Supported Self-Study TRIALOGUE & LISTENING DEVELOPMENT COURSE

Next Start Date: 01/05/21

6 LESSONS  

Includes:

E-mail support only.
Online resources with tasks to be completed before and after each lesson.

Exludes passive & conditional tenses, advanced learning

Entry requirements:

Successful completion of the Dialogue Drills and Reg. / Irr.  Verb Use Course.

Mearachdan book to be purchased separately.

Earn Badge 8 to access a sample lesson of the Intermediate Dialogue Development Course in Bonus 5.

£65

LEVEL 4 - Higher Intermediate

1-1 INTERMEDIATE 
IMMERSION BOOSTER

Next Start Date: 24/05/2021

8 LESSONS

Includes:

Reading - Grammar Revision - Dialogue Drills
Formal & Informal Conversation Practice
2 x 1 hour lessons per week for new students

1 x 1 hour lesson per week for alumni

Printed Uibhist Course book & e-mail support

Online 800 Revision Questions

Online Irregular Verb Drills

Bonus gift on successful completion.

Entry requirements:
Interview & test based for new students.

Evidence of at least 1 year prior learning at intermediate level.

Suitable for Gaelic College/University students who prepare for exams.

or
Successful completion my Verbs, Listening & Dialogue/Trialogue Courses.

Earn Badge 9 to access a sample lesson of the Intermediate Dialogue Development Course in Bonus 6.

ONLY £240 FOR ALUMNI

£320

Intermediate Gaelic Dialogue Development

1-1 
INTERMEDIATE DIALOGUE DEVELOPMENT COURSE

Next Start Date: 24/05 2021

8 LESSONS  

Printed Course book not included.

 

Focuses primarily on re-enforcing the use of regular verbs. Excludes the use of regular & irregular verbs in conditional, passive tenses.

 

Includes:

30 minute weekly sessions.

Book Soundfile downloads.

Homework to be submitted at least 48 hours before each lesson.

Entry requirements:

Interview & test based for new students.

Evidence of prior learning for at least 1 year at intermediate level.

OR

Successful completion of the Intermediate Immersion Booster Course.

Earn Badge 10 to access a sample lesson of the Advanced Dialogue Development Course in Bonus 7.

£240

GROUP INTERMEDIATE
IMMERSION BOOSTER

Next Start Date: 01/05/2021

8 LESSONS

Includes:

Reading - Grammar Revision - Writing Skills
Formal & Informal Dialogue Development
1 x 1 hour lesson per week

Printed Uibhist Course book & e-mail support

Online 800 Revision Questions
Online Irregular Verb Drills

Bonus gift on successful completion.

Entry requirements:

Interview & test based for new students.

Evidence of at least 1 year prior learning at intermediate level.

Suitable for Gaelic College/University students who prepare for exams.

or
Successful completion my Verbs, Listening & Dialogue/Trialogue Courses.

Earn Badge 9 to access a sample lesson of the Intermediate Dialogue Development Course in Bonus 6.

£185

Intermediate Gaelic Dialogue Development

GROUP
INTERMEDIATE DIALOGUE DEVELOPMENT COURSE

Next Start Date: 01/05/2021

8 LESSONS  

Printed Course book not included.

Focuses primarily on re-enforcing the use of regular verbs. Excludes the use of regular & irregular verbs in conditional, passive tenses.

Includes:

1 hour weekly group sessions.

Book Soundfile downloads.

Homework to be submitted at least 48 hours beforehand to access each group lesson.

Entry requirements:
Interview & test based for new students.

Evidence of prior learning for at least 1 year at intermediate level.

OR

Successful completion of the Intermediate Immersion Booster Course.

Earn Badge 10 to access a sample lesson of the Advanced Dialogue Development Course in Bonus 7.

£240

UIBHIST - SUPPORTED INTERMEDIATE COURSE

Next Start Date: 01/05/2021

4 WEEKS OF SUPPORT

Includes:

E-mail support

Dialogue reading

Vocabulary development

Grammar revision

Videos narrated by a native North Uist speaker

Downloadable soundfiles to practice with

Entry requirements:
 

Successful completion my Verbs & Dialogue Course.

Printed Course book to be purchased separately in my bookstore.

This is not the same as the booster course.

Earn Badge 9 to access a sample lesson of the Intermediate Dialogue Development Course in Bonus 6.

£85

Intermediate Gaelic Dialogue Development

Supported Self-Study
INTERMEDIATE DIALOGUE DEVELOPMENT COURSE

Next Start Date: 01/05/2021

8 LESSONS

Printed Course book not included. 

Focuses primarily on re-enforcing the use of regular verbs. Excludes the use of regular & irregular verbs in conditional, passive tenses.

Includes

Book Soundfile downloads.

E-mail support for feedback on writing and voice recording tasks which have to be submitted within 8 weeks.

Entry requirements:

Interview & test based for new students.

Evidence of prior learning for at least 1 year at intermediate level.

OR

Successful completion of the Intermediate Immersion Booster Course.

Earn Badge 10 to access a sample lesson of the Advanced Dialogue Development Course in Bonus 7.

£165

LEVEL 5 - Advanced

1-1 ADVANCED
IMMERSION BOOSTER

Next Start Date: 21/06/2021

8 LESSONS

Includes:

Reading - Grammar Revision - Dialogue Drills
Formal & Informal Conversation Practice
2 x 1 hour lessons per week for new students

1 x 1 hour lesson per week for alumni

Printed Islay Course book & e-mail support

Online 800 Revision Questions

Online Irregular Verb Drills

Bonus gift on successful completion.

Entry requirements:
Interview & test based for new students.

Evidence of at least 6 months prior learning at advanced level.

Suitable for Gaelic College/University students who prepare for exams.

Earn Badge 11 to access a sample lesson of the Adanced Dialogue Development Course in Bonus 8.

ONLY £240 FOR ALUMNI

£320

GROUP ADVANCED
IMMERSION BOOSTER

Next Start Date: 24/05/2021

8 LESSONS

Includes:

Reading - Grammar Revision - Dialogue Drills
Formal & Informal Conversation Practice
1 x 1 hour lesson per week

Printed Islay Course book & e-mail support

Online 800 Revision Questions
Online Irregular Verb Drills

Bonus gift on successful completion.

Entry requirements:

Interview & test based for new students.

Evidence of at least 6 months year prior learning at advanced level.

Suitable for Gaelic College/University students who prepare for exams.

Earn Badge 11 to access a sample lesson of the Adanced Dialogue Development Course in Bonus 8.

£185

ISLAY - SUPPORTED ADVANCED COURSE

Next Start Date: 21/06/2021

4 WEEKS OF SUPPORT

Includes:

E-mail support

Dialogue reading

Vocabulary development

Grammar revision

Videos narrated by a native North Uist speaker

Downloadable soundfiles go practice with

Entry requirements:
Successful completion my Verbs & Dialogue Course.

Printed Course book to be purchased separately in my bookstore.

Earn Badge 11 to access a sample lesson of the Adanced Dialogue Development Course in Bonus 8.

£85

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GROUP (new students)

ADVANCED WRITING & DIALOGUE DEVELOPMENT

Next start date: 05/04/2021 4pm
1 hour weekly - 2 places available

8 LESSONS

Printed Course Book not included.

 

Focuses on the use of irregular verbs in past, future, conditional & passive tense & more complicated sentence structures.

Includes

1 hour weekly sessions.
Book Soundfile downloads.

Homework to be submitted at least 48 hours beforehand to get access to each group lesson.

Admission: Interview & Test based.

You need prior knowledge of all grammar and be fluent/confident with reading and speaking Gaelic. Evidence of advanced level learning for at least 6 months required.
 

Suitable for Advanced learners from Gaelic Colleges/University who prepare for exams.

Earn Badge 12 to access a sample lesson of the Debating Skills Course.

£240

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1-1

ADVANCED WRITING & DIALOGUE DEVELOPMENT

Next start date: 24/05/2021

8 LESSONS

Printed Course Book not included.

 

Focuses on the use of irregular verbs in past, future, conditional & passive tense & more complicated sentence structures.

Includes

30 minute weekly sessions.
Book Soundfile downloads.

Homework to be submitted at least 48 hours beforehand to get access to each group lesson.

Admission: Interview & Test based.

You need prior knowledge of all grammar and be fluent/confident with reading and speaking Gaelic. Evidence of advanced level learning for at least 6 months required.
 

Suitable for Advanced learners from Gaelic Colleges/University who prepare for exams.

Earn Badge 12 to access a sample lesson of the Debating Skills Course.

£240

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Supported Self-Study

ADVANCED WRITING & DIALOGUE DEVELOPMENT

Next start date: 01/06/2021

8 LESSONS

Printed Course Book not included.

 

Focuses on the use of irregular verbs in past, future, conditional & passive tense & more complicated sentence structures.

Includes

Book Soundfile downloads.

E-mail support for feedback on writing and voice recording tasks which have to be submitted within 8 weeks.

Admission: Interview & Test based.

You need prior knowledge of all grammar and be fluent/confident with reading and speaking Gaelic. Evidence of advanced level learning for at least 6 months required.
 

Suitable for Advanced learners from Gaelic Colleges/University who prepare for exams.

Earn Badge 12 to access a sample lesson of the Debating Skills Course.

£165

LEVEL 6 Post-Advanced Alumni

GROUP (alumni)

SGILEAN DEASBAID

APRIL FULLY BOOKED 
Next start date TBC

4 LESSONS 

Includes

1 hour weekly group sessions.
Downloadable Workbook

Review of writing tasks.

E-mail support

Admission: Advanced Alumni only

Earn Badge 13.

£65

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