1 Day 11+ Crash Courses (FACE TO FACE)

1 Day 11+ Crash Courses (FACE TO FACE)

Maximise your child’s 11+ exam success with our 1-Day intensive courses! Each 4-hour session is meticulously designed to boost test scores and confidence across all exam areas.

Course topics include: Creative comprehension (analysis), Maths word problems, Problem solving and puzzles, non-verbal reasoning, verbal reasoning, creative writing and comprehension


  • What is it?
  • Who is it for?
  • When and where?
  • Why Choose us?
  • Testimonials
What is it?

What are the 1 Day 11+ Crash Courses?

Boost your child’s test scores and confidence in each area of their exams, with our collection of 1 Day intensive courses!

With 4 hours of lessons each day, your child will focus on all areas of a specific topic to understand how to improve to gain those crucial marks to stand out and beat the competition. Course topics include: maths word problems, comprehension, creative writing (fiction), non-verbal reasoning, verbal reasoning, spatial reasoning, puzzles and problem solving.

Our courses are ideal for children competing in both online and written papers, and are suitable for any school exam style including: ISEB, GL, CEM, ATOM, Durham, independent school tests and grammar school tests.

Held at our convenient Central London location, (Victoria), children benefit from responsive face-to-face teaching in small groups of a maximum of 6 per tutor. This ensures your child’s focus and understanding is maintained for maximum benefit throughout each course. Our highly experienced tutors have a 98% success rate with students gaining 9+, 10+ and 11+ places consistently.


What courses are available?

The courses available for booking are:

Maths word problems: A course ideal for children who need revision and assistance in tackling tricky word problems often found at the end of test papers. This course is particularly useful for children trying for competitive independent and grammar schools such as the London Consortium schools, City of London, Dulwich School, St Paul’s, Tiffin’s, Nonsuch and much more.

Puzzles and Problem solving: This course is designed to bolster students’ problem-solving abilities and logical reasoning, skills crucial for success in exams at esteemed schools like Godolphin, Trinity, City of London and St Paul’s Girls and Boys School. By navigating through an array of puzzles frequently featured in both online and paper-based assessments, students engage in solving diverse brain teasers and logic challenges. Your child will cultivate their critical thinking skills, enhance pattern recognition, and strengthen analytical skills.

Comprehension: Expertly crafted to cover various question types prevalent in reading comprehension exams, focusing on key areas like retrieval and inference. We guide children through effective techniques to elevate their performance in both multiple-choice and written formats. Whether preparing for 11+ grammar schools or 11+ independent schools, this course is ideal, offering the tools and strategies needed for outstanding results.

Creative writing (fiction): Prepare your child for the 11+ Creative Writing tests with our fun and effective course! We offer students accessible and engaging techniques to enhance their writing skills. Our curriculum focuses on building strong fundamentals and creative flair. By enrolling your child, you’re helping them to not only improve their writing but also to boost their confidence and potential for success in the 11+ exams.

Creative Comprehension/AnalysisThis crash course is perfect for students partaking in either the London Consortium exams or schools such as City of London Boys. This course focuses on teaching students how to evaluate and respond to a range of materials, visual, numerical, or written.  Tutors guide children on how to comprehend and answer these unique questions appropriately. To maximize learning and exposure, we offer a variety of courses, each centered around engaging themes like Ancient Greece and British History. Enroll now and give your child the edge in mastering these challenging exams with confidence and ease!

Non-verbal reasoning and spatial reasoning: This expert-led course offers invaluable tips and tricks to tackle non-verbal reasoning effectively. We focus on enhancing your child’s spatial reasoning skills through a thorough analysis of common question patterns. With practical strategies and guided practice, children gain the confidence and expertise to excel in every non-verbal reasoning challenge.

Verbal reasoning and logic: From ISEB to independent school papers, we provide targeted strategies for each exam board, ensuring you’re fully prepared. Through detailed lessons on question patterns, language nuances, and logical analysis, we equip you with the skills to succeed in GL, CEM, ATOM, and more. Join us and turn your verbal reasoning challenges into opportunities for success.


At the end of the course, a report will be emailed to parents with feedback and recommendations. This will take up to 10 working days.


Who is it for?

Who is the 1 Day 11+ crash course for?

These courses are perfect for children who would like to receive face-to-face intensive tuition over 1 day in a focused topic. This course is also ideal for children competing in both online and written papers, and is suitable for any school exam including ISEB, GL, CEM, ATOM, Durham, independent school tests and grammar school tests.

It is designed for children preparing for grammar and private schools such as:

  • St. Paul’s School
  • Wallington
  • Wilson
  • Nonsuch
  • TIffins
  • Henrietta Barnett School
  • Emanuel School
  • South Hampstead High School
  • Godolphin
  • James Alleyn’s Girls’ School
  • Latymer Upper School
  • Dulwich College
  • Queen’s Gate School
  • Putney High School
  • Westminster
  • Dulwich College
  • Wetherby
  • City of London School
  • King’s College School


Our success in 9+, 10+ and 11+ preparation over the past few years can be found below:

2023: 10+ and 11+ success

2022: 9+, 10+ and 11+ success

2021: 11+ success

2020: 9+. 10+ and 11+ success

2019: 9+, 10+ and 11+ success

2018: 9+, 10+ and 11+ success

When and where?

When and Where is the 1 Day 11+ Crash Courses (Face to Face) held?


Location: Westminster City School, 55 Palace Street, Victoria, London, SW1E 5HJ

Time: 9.30am – 1.30pm

Dates and topics:

MATHS WORD PROBLEMSaturday 7th September 2024Saturday 30th November 2024
PUZZLES AND PROBLEM SOLVINGSaturday 15th June 2024Saturday 5th October 2024
COMPREHENSIONSaturday 18th May 2024Saturday 24th August 2024
CREATIVE WRITING (FICTION)Saturday 10th August 2024Saturday 9th November 2024
CREATIVE COMPREHENSION (Ancient Greece)Saturday 11th May 2024 Saturday 12th October 2024
CREATIVE COMPREHENSION (British History)Saturday 20th April 2024Saturday 6th July 2024
NON-VERBAL & SPATIAL REASONINGSaturday 6th April 2024 Saturday 29th June 2024
VERBAL REASONING & LOGICSaturday 4th May 2024Saturday 27th July 2024

Price: £175 for 1 day

(Multiple bookings will receive a discount – please enquire by emailing classes@11pluslondon.co.uk)

Why Choose us?

11 Plus London has helped over 800 children in the past 12 years; you can be assured your child will receive:

– tried and tested classes and courses proven to improve children’s chances of success

– excellent teaching with small group sizes – ensuring maximal attention for each child

– experienced DBS tutors who are able to help your child identify their weaknesses, play on their strengths and make notable improvements

– honest, personalised feedback throughout the process to assist you in your entrance exam journey.



“Jane and Andrew are very responsible and extremely helpful. Their tutoring is very effective and personalized. We sincerely appreciate their help. My son got offers from top London schools including CLS. Highly recommended!”


“Really grateful to the team. My youngest attended courses for 11 plus prep and then we took up their online tuition to finish up with her and my son doing GCSEs next summer. I wasn’t too keen on online to begin with but it certainly does the trick. We have got places for our top three choices and feel very confident about the pending GCSE results. Very happy, highly recommended.”


“We are very happy with Jane and Andrew who are both professional and enthusiastic. My DS has passed all paper exams and were invited for interviews by all applied schools including SPB and CLS.”


“Can’t recommend them enough. My son is more confident and is making amazing progress. He is no longer worried about mistakes and sees them as a learning opportunity thanks to Jane and Andrew. Brilliant feedback and tips from the staff too.”


“Very happy with their classes. My daughter enjoys their classes very much and got in to the schools for the 11+. Would recommend.”