School Holidays

Classes are not normally held on public (national) holidays, or over Christmas, and compensation is not made for classes not held on holidays. Please check on the table below before booking your course.

Public Holidays

  2019 2020
New Year's Day 1 January 1 January
Good Friday 19 April 10 April
Easter Monday 22 April 13 April
Early May Bank Holiday 6 May 4 May
Spring Bank Holiday 27 May 25 May
Summer Bank Holiday 26 August 31 August
Christmas Day 25 December 25 December
Boxing Day 26 December 28 December*
*substitute day - when the usual date of a public holiday falls on a Saturday or Sunday, a 'substitute day' is given, normally the following Monday.

Christmas Closure 2019/20

The school will be closed for the Christmas break from Monday 23rd December 2019 to Friday 3rd January 2020 (inclusive), that is, the last day of studies will be Friday 20th December and the first day of studies in the new year will be Monday 6th January.

Special Public Holidays

The laws allow for the dates of public holidays to be changed, and other holidays to be declared, for example to celebrate special occasions.