English Courses for Teenagers in Torquay

Our English school in Torquay, Devon, is set in one of the UK’s most beautiful locations, in the middle of a scenic stretch of coastline. Torquay is known for its great marinas and yacht clubs, beautiful beaches and busy seaside atmosphere. Young learners can have a full experience when studying in Torquay. 

English School in Torquay for Young Learners

Young learners aged 12-17 can experience the lovely seaside town of Torquay, with its lively waterfront area, busy town center and beautiful clean beaches. We offer English courses for beginners to advanced level speakers, with a whole list of activities to keep them busy and give them the best time in Torquay. 

This safe, friendly town gives students a chance to explore and visit other great places in the area. Our program is specially created for young learners to flourish.  

As well as our summer courses, we also run courses in the winter. Read more about them by clicking here.

We also offer English courses in Torquay for adults. 

Things to See and Do

  • Boating across the bay
  • Kayaking and water zorbing
  • Weekend trips to Exeter and Plymouth
  • Kent’s Cavern, an enormous cave on the coast
  • Visits to the local water park for summer fun
  • Coastal hiking for the best views
  • Sea kayaking at Blackpool Sands
  • See penguins, dolphins and sharks at the aquarium

School Facilities

  • Buildings and gardens exclusive to Kaplan students
  • Student common room with TV, pool table, PlayStation
  • Large outdoor garden and terrace
  • Located close to the beach, with a courtyard overlooking the sea

Package Details

  • Dates: 4 January - 14 February (winter) and 14 June - 29 August (summer)
  • 15 hours of English tuition per week
  • One full day event (except in final week of stay), one half day event, 4 afternoon events and 2 evening events per week
  • Course attendance certificate
  • 24-hour emergency helpline
  • Pre-arrival online welcome program
  • Placement test to ensure all students are offered level-appropriate lessons
  • Specialized K+ for teens learning materials and booklets
  • Student ID card or wristband



We offer safe, secure and welcoming homestay housing with a family in Torquay for our young learners. They will get the comforts of home, plus a place to learn even more English.
  • Room Type: Twin with shared bathroom
  • Age Range: 12-17 years
  • Meals Provided: 21 per week (full board)

Airport Transfers

  • Arrival: Shared transfers are available (at extra cost) from London Heathrow Airport between 07:00 and 18:00 on Sundays, upon request.
  • Departure: Shared transfers are available (at extra cost) to London Heathrow Airport on Saturdays for flights between 10:00 and 21:00 upon request.
  • Private taxi transfers are available (at extra cost) upon request.