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Overview

Are you an international student?

Not available for international students.

Course code:

22485VIC

Next available intakes:

Various dates throughout the year

Course length:

Full Time: 30 weeks , Part Time: 40 weeks

Campus:

Chadstone, Moorabbin

If you have come from a non-English speaking background but have already started developing your English reading, writing, listening and speaking skills, take them even further with the Certificate II in EAL (Access).

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

VU22358

Develop learning goals

VU22601

Participate in simple conversations and transactions

VU22603

Read and write simple personal communications and transactional texts

VU22602

Give and respond to simple spoken information and directions

VU22609

Explore current issues

VU22605

Read and write simple descriptive and narrative texts

VU22607

Explore community services

VU22608

Explore transport options

Code Name
VU22358Develop learning goals
VU22601Participate in simple conversations and transactions
VU22603Read and write simple personal communications and transactional texts
VU22602Give and respond to simple spoken information and directions
VU22609Explore current issues
VU22605Read and write simple descriptive and narrative texts
VU22607Explore community services
VU22608Explore transport options

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

N/A

PATHWAYS

Talk to us about further study pathways.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

This qualification may assist learners to provide evidence to prospective employers of their lower intermediate English language proficiency.


How to apply

DIRECT

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Visit How to Apply for more information on the application process.

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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