Impact Language Services

If you want to learn or speak English with confidence, Impact Language Services is the place for you. We focus on ensuring you have a positive English language learning experience. At Impact you can also learn Spanish and start speaking from day 1!

Because we know how busy you are, we provide convenient classes that will fit your schedule. throughout the week and all day. The busy employee, parent, or student will find our schedules convenient and our prices affordable. Our main goal is to meet the Meeting the English language needs of Lake Charles community and surrounding areas is our main purpose. We also provide special courses like Spanish to meet the growing needs of our working population in the successful and diversified Lake Charles economy.

Classes meet twice per week in 8-week cycles. The schedule is Mondays and Wednesdays, Tuesdays and Thursdays, or one-day a week on Fridays or Saturdays with a variety of class times in the mornings, afternoons, and evenings. Cycles are ongoing and students may join at any time as long as their proficiency level meets the level of the class. Their payment will be prorated for the classes missed at the point they enroll.

Our classes have a maximum of 12 students which promotes interaction with fellow classmates in communicative practice, while still allowing experienced instructors to provide every student with personalized attention and feedback. This dual benefit of class interaction plus constant feedback ensures progress and consistency in the language acquisition process at Impact Language Services.

Impact Language Services does not provide programs for F-1 international students.

Program At-a-Glance

Our program is designed to meet the needs of motivated students who are serious about learning new skills. Let Impact accompany you while you build your fluency, one step at a time.

  • Quality instruction in English as a second language.
  • 8-week cycles for a total of 24 hours of classes per cycle at 3 hours per week.
  • Class days: Mon./Wed. or Tue./Thur.; or one 3-hour lesson on Fridays or Saturdays.
  • Flexible class schedules: mornings, afternoons, evenings, or weekends.
  • Maximum of 12 students per class.
  • Small-group classes and tutoring available.

Impact English

Impact your life, learn English now.

Our ESL programs for adults and young adults are developed for busy individuals who want to maximize their time, while gearing up for success in their professional and personal lives. At Impact Language Services we know you are mainly interested in learning English quickly and confidently. That’s why we have you start speaking from the very beginning on the first day. We are here to provide you with strong support you so that you can achieve the results you expect.

Classes integrate the key ESL skills: listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Our goal is that through individual support and group interaction you will develop your communicative abilities in English. Furthermore, our programs are enriched with technology integration and online self-study which will help you reinforce what you learn in class. At Impact we believe that a focus on ESL skills-integration, complemented by a diverse array of strategies and resources is the best approach to ensure success in every language learner.

When you join our ESL program, you will test into one of six levels to start your studies. Levels range from Beginners, for students with little or no background in English, to Advanced, for students who wish to communicate with fluency and confidence on a wider range of topics. Every level is divided into four sublevels where students can progress according to their own learning plan.

Beginners - Intermediate English (for adults and young adults)

  • Quality instruction in English (and Spanish) as a second language.
  • 8 weeks cycles for a total of 24 hours of classes per cycle at 3 hours per week.
  • Class days: Mon./Wed. or Tue./Thur.; or one 3-hr. lesson on Fri. or Sat.
  • Flexible class schedules: mornings, afternoons, evenings, or weekends.
  • Maximum of 12 students per class.
  • Small group classes and tutoring available.

Impact Spanish

Logra un impacto positivo, aprende español ahora.

Spanish has become increasingly important as a language of communication and greater opportunities. We offer Spanish courses that cover everything from daily interaction to reading and writing for work.

Improve your Spanish-speaking skills to offer quality service and be competitive in your working environment. Whether you want to familiarize yourself with the basics or refine advanced skills, Impact will help you increase your ability to serve a wider population more effectively.

Beginners - Intermediate Spanish (for adults and young adults)

  • Focus on speaking from day 1.
  • Develop your communicative skills.
  • Build your writing confidence and competence.
  • Gain global awareness and perspective.

Impact Teens

Leave an impact on the people you meet every day.

These classes are for English learners who might already be fluent in English, yet lack proficiency in the academic literacy skills needed for success at school. For these students, the key to effective intervention is combining engaging, relevant content with strategies-based instruction that maintains interest and motivation.

Beginners to Advanced English

  • Gain confidence in your oral skills.
  • Develop your academic language proficiency.
  • Develop your discussion skills while enhancing your vocabulary.
  • Build your reading and writing competence.

These classes are for teenagers who want to learn Spanish as a foreign language. This is done by developing the students language skills in all areas with an added focus on their communicative abilities.

Beginners to Intermediate Spanish

  • Focus on speaking from day 1.
  • Develop your conversational skills.
  • Use grammar and vocabulary study to gain understanding.
  • Develop intercultural competence.