The British Council

The British Council inspected and accredited Buckswood Overseas Summer School in July 2017. The Accreditation Scheme assesses the standards of management, resources and premises, teaching, welfare, and care of under 18s and accredits organisations which meet the overall standard in each area inspected (see for details).

This private language school offers residential vacation courses for under 18s.
Strengths were noted in the areas of:


  • Staff management

  • Student administration

  • Quality assurance

  • Premises and facilities

  • Learning resources

  • Academic management

  • Course design

  • Learner management

  • Care of students

  • Accommodation

  • Leisure opportunities

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

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