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Overview

Are you an international student?

Not available for international students.

Course code:

22484VIC

Next available intakes:

Various dates throughout the year

Course length:

Full Time: 30 weeks , Part Time: 40 weeks

Campus:

Chadstone, Moorabbin

If you have already started developing your English reading, writing, listening and speaking skills, take those skills even further with this Certificate I in EAL - English as an Additional Language.

You'll cover areas such as conversations, giving and listening to spoken information, reading and writing short messages, grammar, pronunciation and more.

And if you're an eligible Adult Migrant English Program (AMEP) client, you could attend 510 hours of English tuition within the first five years of your arrival without paying course fees.

At Holmesglen, we go above and beyond to help you communicate with confidence.


Course structure

Full time 600 contact hours over 9 months. 4 days per week. 5 hours per day
Part time 600 contact hours over 12 months. 3 days per week. 5 hours per day

ASSESSMENT

Assessments are designed to provide learners with opportunities to demonstrate they have attained the required skills and knowledge using a range of practically based activities and tasks, as required by recognised standards.

SUBJECTS

Code

Name

VU22591

Participate in short simple exchanges

VU22590

Plan language learning with support

VU22593

Read and write short simple messages and forms

VU22597

Locate health and medical information

VU22592

Give and respond to short, simple spoken instructions and information

VU22099

Recognise and interpret safety signs and symbols

VU22598

Identify Australian leisure activities

VU22595

Read and write short, simple descriptive and narrative texts

Code Name
VU22591Participate in short simple exchanges
VU22590Plan language learning with support
VU22593Read and write short simple messages and forms
VU22597Locate health and medical information
VU22592Give and respond to short, simple spoken instructions and information
VU22099Recognise and interpret safety signs and symbols
VU22598Identify Australian leisure activities
VU22595Read and write short, simple descriptive and narrative texts

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements but you should be from a non-English speaking background and over 18 years old.

Prior to enrolment or commencement of training you will be required to complete a literacy and numeracy assessment and a pre-training interview.

These will assist with determining your suitability to the course, verify your training plan, and identify any learning support needs.

Applicants are placed in the appropriate English course based on an interview and English language assessment.

RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING

You may be able to shorten the length of your chosen course by measuring skills acquired through work, life experiences or qualifications obtained from formal studies or training. AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by another registered training organisation will be recognised by Holmesglen. Read more about Recognition of Prior Learning, Credits and Advanced Standing.


Outcomes

QUALIFICATION AND RECOGNITION

PATHWAYS

Talk to us about further study pathways.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES


How to apply

DIRECT

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RECRUITMENT

Holmesglen may engage third parties to recruit students on behalf of the institute. Third party recruiters receive a commission and this will not impact on your fees.

Find out more about your rights and obligations as a student and the services we provide at Holmesglen.


Fees

Holmesglen tuition fees shown are all inclusive and indicative of the cost to complete the entire course.
These are indicative fees only. Your fees will be calculated on your individual circumstances at the time of enrolment.
Training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding.

Find out more about paying your fees and our payment options


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English for Migrants Open Days

Looking to improve your language skills? We know breaking into the employment sector in Australia can be difficult when English is not your first language, Holmesglen ESL courses aim to equip you with the language of your profession and provide you with real insights into working in Australia that will help your employability. Visit us on Open Day, and tour the ESL facilities, including the Independent Learning Centre and observe students applying self directed learning and see how technology assists language learning.

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Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road Chadstone 3148 Australia

Looking to improve your language skills? We know breaking into the employment sector in Australia can be difficult when English is not your first language, Holmesglen ESL courses aim to equip you with the language of your profession and provide you with real insights into working in Australia that will help your employability. Visit us on Open Day, and tour the ESL facilities, including the Independent Learning Centre and observe students applying self-directed learning and see how technology assists language learning.

- , Thu, 12 Sep

Holmesglen Moorabbin Campus, 488 South Road Moorabbin 3189 Australia

All information is correct at the time of printing but subject to change.

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