Free Online English Courses




Free online English courses for:

Employed or self-employed Tourism or Hospitality workers
Unemployed previous Tourism and Hospitality workers
International students

Ever thought you would like to learn English online? EC is proud to bring English language learning to the comfort of your home in conjunction with the Malta Tourism Authority and the Ministry for Tourism and Consumer Protection

EC English, world-renowned providers of Full-Immersion English courses, is now online:

✓ 29 years of experience
✓ Over half a million students successfully taught since 1991
✓ 30 physical schools across 24 cities in 8 countries
✓ Most awarded English language school in the industry



Real Outcomes

Our focus is on better learning outcomes for online English classes through our experienced teachers who are all qualified as well as through a combination of:
i) virtual learning
ii) online collaboration with other students and
iii) self-study
Research has proven that this combination increases overall student learning in online learning environments, allowing more time for student reflection, collaboration and student-to-student interactions.

National Geographic Learning

While studying with EC Virtual, you'll also have access to EC Online, where you'll find plenty of self-study materials available for you. Thanks to our key partnership with National Geographic Learning you will have access to engaging learning materials that develop global competencies alongside English language skills.
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How does it work?

What does an EC Virtual class discussion look like?

Students interact with each other and share their cultures in this great classroom example led by our Washington DC teacher, Wasim Younis. Want to start learning English online?


Included in your free online English course

Download more information about EC English

✓ Course eBooks powered by National Geographic Learning
✓ Access to our qualified English-speaking teachers
✓ Live classes
✓ Structured collaboration with your classmates
✓ Full access to EC Online with many self-study resources
✓ Regular writing and speaking tests
✓ FREE access to Microsoft Office for 12 months including Word, PowerPoint, and much more!
✓ Access to online school social activities on Teams

Our Passion for Teaching

Meet some of the teachers helping students achieve their goals on EC Virtual.


Nita Yukseloglu | EC Auckland


Grant Brown | EC New York


Joe | EC Malta