Languages

Languages

People want to learn other languages for a variety of reasons. Should it be for work or leisure purposes, Community Use has courses to suit everyone's needs. Our courses are flexible and range from learning basic language skills, to gaining a qualification in languages for both adults and children

Italian

Improve your Italian language skills quickly with our wide choice of Italian courses. Whether you want to learn the basic language or want to become fluent, our Italian classes are perfect for you.

Spanish

Learn how to speak Spanish with Community Use. We have a variety of classes depending on your ability and needs. Whether it is our basic short holiday courses or our year long courses, we have everything you need.

French

Our French classes are open to beginners and those looking to improve on their skills. With small class sizes, with those of similar abilities it is an excellent way to learn and practice speaking and writing.

British Sign Language

British Sign Language (BSL) is a form of sign language that is used in Britain and involves the use of hand movements, gestures, body language and facial expressions to communicate. Community Use delivers both courses leading to qualifications, or courses to learn the basics in a relaxed environment.

Alternative languages

  • Creative Writing 
  • Japanese 
  • Portuguese

ESOL - English For Speakers Of Other Languages


Community Use activities are subject to availability, please check with your local Community Use venue or email enquiries.communityuse@fife.gov.uk. You can also follow us on facebook for the latest updates.

Language Classes and Courses

  • BSL (Sign Language)

    Age 12+
    Age group: AdultJunior • Day: Tuesday • Time: 18:30-20:30 • Cost: 355

    Classes will take place from 14-Sep-21 to 21-Jun-22
    Beath High School Community Use, Foulford Road, Cowdenbeath, Fife KY4 9BH

    communityuse.beath@fife.gov.uk
    01383 602346
  • BSL (Sign Language)

    For age 16+
    Age group: Adult • Day: Wednesday • Time: 18:30-20:30 • Cost: £355

    Classes will take place from 15-Sep-21 to 29-Jun-22
    Dunfermline High School Community Use, Jennie Rennies Road, Dunfermline, Fife KY11 3BQ

    communityuse.dunfermline@fife.gov.uk
    01383 602348
  • French

    For age 16+ French for Beginners
    Age group: Adult • Day: Tuesday • Time: 19:30-20:30 • Cost: Adult 1hr £5.10

    Classes will take place from 07-Sep-21 to 09-Nov-21
    Dunfermline High School Community Use, Jennie Rennies Road, Dunfermline, Fife KY11 3BQ

    communityuse.dunfermline@fife.gov.uk
    01383 602348
  • French

    For age 16+ French for Improvers
    Age group: Adult • Day: Wednesday • Time: 19:00-20:30 • Cost: Adult 1.5hr £6.40

    Classes will take place from 08-Sep-21 to 10-Nov-21
    Dunfermline High School Community Use, Jennie Rennies Road, Dunfermline, Fife KY11 3BQ

    communityuse.dunfermline@fife.gov.uk
    01383 602348
  • Japanese

    Japanese for beginners
    Age group: Adult • Day: Tuesday • Time: 19:30-21:00 • Cost: Adult 1.5hr £6.40

    Classes will take place from 23-Nov-21 to 01-Feb-22
    Dunfermline High School Community Use, Jennie Rennies Road, Dunfermline, Fife KY11 3BQ

    communityuse.dunfermline@fife.gov.uk
    01383 602348
  • Japanese

    Japanese for Improvers
    Age group: Adult • Day: Wednesday • Time: 19:30-21:00 • Cost: Adult 1.5hr £6.40

    Classes will take place from 24-Nov-21 to 02-Feb-22
    Dunfermline High School Community Use, Jennie Rennies Road, Dunfermline, Fife KY11 3BQ

    communityuse.dunfermline@fife.gov.uk
    01383 602348
  • Spanish

    Spanish Beginners
    Age group: Adult • Day: Monday • Time: 1800-1900 • Cost: Adult 1hr £5.10

    Classes will take place from 06-Sep-21 to 01-Nov-21
    Inverkeithing High School Community Use, Hillend Road, Inverkeithing, Fife KY11 1PL

    communityuse.inverkeithing@fife.gov.uk
    01383 60234
  • Spanish

    Spanish Beginners Plus
    Age group: Adult • Day: Monday • Time: 1900-2000 • Cost: Adult 1hr £5.10

    Classes will take place from 06-Sep-21 to 01-Nov-21
    Inverkeithing High School Community Use, Hillend Road, Inverkeithing, Fife KY11 1PL

    communityuse.inverkeithing@fife.gov.uk
    01383 60234
  • Spanish

    Spanish Improvers
    Age group: Adult • Day: Monday • Time: 2000-2100 • Cost: Adult 1hr £5.10

    Classes will take place from 06-Sep-21 to 01-Nov-21
    Inverkeithing High School Community Use, Hillend Road, Inverkeithing, Fife KY11 1PL

    communityuse.inverkeithing@fife.gov.uk
    01383 60234
  • Spanish

    Beginners
    Age group: Adult • Day: Wednesday • Time: 2000 - 2100 • Cost: £35.70 7 Week Block

    Classes will take place from 15-Sep-21 to 10-Nov-21
    Queen Anne High School Community Use,Broomhead Park Dunfermline Fife KY12 0PQ

    communityuse.lochgelly@fife.gov.uk
    01383 602351
  • Italian


    Age group: Adult • Day: Tuesday • Time: 1830 - 2000 • Cost: £44.80 7 Week Block

    Classes will take place from 14-Sep-21 to 09-Nov-21
    Queen Anne High School Community Use,Broomhead Park Dunfermline Fife KY12 0PQ

    CommunityUse.QueenAnne@fife.gov.uk
    01383 602351
  • Spanish

    Conversational
    Age group: Adult • Day: Wednesday • Time: 1800 - 1900 • Cost: £35.70 7 week block

    Classes will take place from 15-Sep-21 to 10-Nov-21
    Queen Anne High School Community Use,Broomhead Park Dunfermline Fife KY12 0PQ

    CommunityUse.QueenAnne@fife.gov.uk
    01383 602351
  • Spanish

    Imrpovers
    Age group: Adult • Day: Wednesday • Time: 1900 - 2000 • Cost: £35.70 7 week block

    Classes will take place from 15-Sep-21 to 10-Nov-21
    Queen Anne High School Community Use,Broomhead Park Dunfermline Fife KY12 0PQ

    CommunityUse.QueenAnne@fife.gov.uk
    01383 602351
  • Italian

    Conversational (Advanced)
    Age group: Adult • Day: Monday • Time: 1830 - 2000 • Cost: £44.80 7 Week Block

    Classes will take place from 13-Sep-21 to 08-Nov-21
    Queen Anne High School Community Use,Broomhead Park Dunfermline Fife KY12 0PQ

    CommunityUse.QueenAnne@fife.gov.uk
    01383 602351