English Tuition in Christchurch

ec com has been operating in in Christchurch since 2003 and the primary service provided is private and semi-private English tuition. Our “Learner Centred” style is adapted to each and every learner’s needs, purpose of study and to many learners specified requests.  The company’s unique approach to learning and teaching has helped many learners enjoy their study more and feel better prepared to “USE” English for communication.


Learners can study any of the following with us:


  • Exam Preparation
  • (IELTS, TOEFL, SAT, OET (Nursing) TOEIC and most standard Tests)
  • High School Support (including support with English for NCEA study)
  • Business English
  • Stay and Study Options
  • Holiday Programmes
  • Children’s tuition
  • Social English
  • Pronunciation
  • Interview Preparation
  • General English
  • Survival English
  • Any other reasonable request made by learners


We are not a school and our offices provide a relaxed environment where students can take advantage of flexible lesson plans to build on their prior knowledge to help them to “USE” English or to study for their specific purpose.


We provide a unique and flexible approach to English Language learning.


Our “Learner Centred” style is adapted to each and every learner’s needs and purposes including but not limited to the above tuition or learner’s specified requests. Study “online” in the convenience of your own chosen location or in our Christchurch teaching studio.




Much more than just simple conversation and very different to typical classroom lessons.


Learn natural English in a relaxed situation. Active lessons based on communicating in English and on learner’s specific needs. We make flexible lesson plans building on student’s prior learning and help them learn to “USE” their English or to study for their specific purpose. Flexibility and a unique approach to teaching and learning make these lessons different. This is an opportunity to make the best use of your time and take some lessons to help improve your English communication ability. Our experience has shown us that most learners have much more English knowledge than they realize. We help our learners to appreciate their English ability and to use that as a platform to learn more and improve.


Contact Us for a free consultation to discuss services and fees.