|Year of foundation||Summer Boarding Courses was established in 2009|
|Accomodation type||Boarding Houses, mixture of single, twin and 4 bedroom dormitories|
|Boarding||Overnight & Day Camp|
|Number of students||150 a week|
|Teacher student ratio||1 : 6|
|Months Running||July, August|
SBC Canford is located at the fantastic Canford School which has been voted the Tatler Public School Of The Year 2019 and Independent Boarding School Of The Year 2018. The school is blessed with outstanding facilities, modern accommodation and impressive grounds.
SBC Canford provides an incredible setting for students from around the world to come together and experience studying in the UK. We pride ourselves on creating high-quality academic programmes while giving students a chance to have fun, build friendships and have an unforgettable experience this summer.
ActivitiesMulti-activity programme: Students will get to choose from a selection of activities each week for when they are not in lessons, these activities include sports such as football, tennis swimming, and arts and crafts sessions. These are included in the course fees Students also have the choice of joining one of our English Plus courses which happen two afternoon a week both on and off campus:
- Adventure Sports
- Horse Riding
- Art and Design
- Intensive English Speaking
- Intensive English Writing
- General English Extra
Academic CoursesAll our courses are designed to develop students confidence in English. At SBC Canford we have a wide range of academic topics which students can develop their knowledge in while increasing their confidence in English. These courses are: Introduction to International Relations: Intermediate level of English or Higher - Introduction to Business: Intermediate Level of English and Higher - Introduction to Medicine: Intermediate Level of English and Higher - Introduction to STEM: Intermediate Level of English and Higher - English Literature: Upper-Intermediate Level of English and Higher - General English : Beginner Level of English and Higher. To encourage our students to develop these transferable life and learning skills, our SBC Canford students will participate in an engaging Time to Shine research project each week, which ends with all students giving a short presentation in English. By taking part in these collaborative projects, our students will develop their ability to communicate effectively with their peers, learn to think clearly and objectively, have the opportunity to devise and act on creative ideas to form their presentations, and nurture their social and cross-cultural skills.
Language CoursesAll our courses are specifically targeted to enable students to grow their English Language abilities while learning about academic subjects they love in a multinational setting. We provide the language support that a student needs to really excel in learning about these topics in English.
Going to SBC is an opportunity to meet wonderful people from all around the world, learn even more about subjects you're interested in and participate in many exciting activities
There is nothing to worry about when bringing your child to SBC. They will definitely have fun and learn a lot throughout Summer.
SBC has helped me improve my English whilst having fun. That's why I'm coming back this year for the third time in a row. Don't hesitate coming to SBC. The only thing you'll regret is having to leave the school and your new friends