Pattaya offers free English, Chinese lessons


Pattaya again will offer free English and Chinese language courses in February, adding an intermediate Chinese class for the first time.

Registration for the Basic English and Chinese lessons is Jan. 17-18 at city hall’s Non-Formal and Informal Education Office. Registration for the intermediate Chinese course opens Jan. 22.

A maximum 50 students will be accepted for the basic-level courses and 35 for the intermediate Chinese. Pattaya residents who took the basic courses previously are ineligible to repeat them.

Classes will be held at Pattaya School No. 7 every Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. until noon. Each course will run 100 hours. Orientation will be held Feb. 9.