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The IELTS qualification is usually taken for academic purposes as it is recognised by colleges and universities in the UK, North America [+]
The IELTS qualification is usually taken for academic purposes as it is recognised by colleges and universities in the UK, North America, Australia and New Zealand. The IELTS test is used to assess the English language skills of non-native students applying for higher education courses.
Our IELTS courses include both General and Academic English. Lessons are dynamic and challenging and you will develop strategies for dealing with each task in the exam paper with emphasis on practising reading, writing listening and speaking.
You will have training in exam technique and will be given practice tests to help increase your confidence.Did you know? Over 1.4 million candidates take the IELTS test each year to start their journeys into international education and employment. IELTS is recognised by more than 6000 institutions in over 135 countries. IELTS uses a scoring system from 0 to 9 and students usually need a score of between 5.5 and 7.5 depending on the course they wish to follow. IELTS tests usually take place weekly and you will need to book your test approximately 4 weeks in advance (the IELTS test fee is not included in the course price). Our IELTS tutors give expert examination advice and will assess your level. They will also advise you when you should take the test. Quick Facts Minimum Age: 16 Level: intermediate to proficiency (B1 to C2) Tuition: 6, 9, 12, 15 or 21 hours per week Start Date: anytime Course Length: flexible [-]
This course provides overseas teachers with an excellent opportunity to refresh their teaching knowledge and develop their English language [+]
This course provides overseas teachers with an excellent opportunity to refresh their teaching knowledge and develop their English language skills. Our highly experienced and professional tutors will create a tailor-made course according to the specific needs of each group, be it teaching methodology, classroom management or any other aspect of teaching a foreign language.
EU students may be eligible to receive funding for this course under the Grundtvig and Comenius schemes.The Teacher Refresher Course focuses mainly on: different methodologies for teaching the ‘language of teaching’ the different ways of using resources the key aspects of lesson planning classroom management methods for different needs The course content is designed to: increase teachers’ confidence in the classroom enhance their professional knowledge needed for teaching primary, secondary or adult learners enhance their professional knowledge needed for teaching different types of English language lessons (e.g. English for Specific Purposes, Academic English, Financial English and many more) refresh their teaching knowledge and skills in an English language environment enhance their abilities to use new methodologies to create interesting, learner-centred lessons with materials that make English lessons ‘come alive’ improve their English language skills (where applicable) in terms of not only all four English language skills (reading, writing, speaking, listening), but also, importantly, in terms of fluency, accuracy and pronunciation ... [-]
This is an ideal programme for those who wish to improve their work skills in order to obtain a job [+]
This is an ideal programme for those who wish to improve their work skills in order to obtain a job or to advance in their training or workplace.
The programme leads to a BTEC in WorkSkills Plus, an internationally-recognised vocational qualification at Level 3 on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF). It is designed and accredited by Edexcel, the leading provider of internationally recognised qualifications.
This BTEC qualification makes a wonderful addition to your CV and is approved by the UKBA for non-EU and EU students.The programme consists of two stages:
1. Study Period
You will study for a minimum of 15 hours per week
The course consists of individual units including:... [-]
These classes are ideal for finance and accounting professionals who want to work on their industry-specific [+]
These classes are ideal for finance and accounting professionals who want to work on their industry-specific language skills. Studying for Cambridge ICFE will give professionals the opportunity to study and practice English in a wide range of accounting and financial contexts, even if students choose not to take the final exam.
Because the course is based on realistic texts, topics and tasks that are found in the daily working life of those employed in an accounting and finance role, successful candidates will find that they are better able to function in practical situations, such as meetings and discussions of a financial nature where they have to express opinions clearly.... [-]
This course is for business people who want to focus on effective communication skills [+]
Professionals who can communicate fluently in English have a competitive edge. Keep ahead of the game!
This course is for business people who want to focus on effective communication skills.
Our classes focus on the language you need to operate efficiently in your working environment. The course will cover necessary business skills such as telephone language, English for business meetings, presentations, report writing and liaising with clients.
Our qualified and experienced teachers will listen to your needs and carefully design a course to suit your profession either in-house or on your own business premises.
On completion of the course, you will have the option to take one of the internationally recognised Cambridge Business English (BEC) Certificates.... [-]
This course is designed to provide you with thorough preparation for Cambridge ILEC, a high-level [+]
This course is designed to provide you with thorough preparation for Cambridge ILEC, a high-level language qualification for law students and practising lawyers.Who is the Cambridge ILEC course for?
This is a short, intensive course suitable for students who have a good working knowledge of English and want to develop this knowledge for use in a legal environment.
Cambridge ILEC was created to meet the needs of both employers and lawyers. It is also suitable for law students who need to improve their legal English skills.The aims of the Cambridge ILEC exam: to assess candidates’ ability to operate in English in an international legal environment to allow candidates to demonstrate to employers their ability to communicate in English with clients and colleagues to allow candidates to demonstrate to educational and training institutions their ability to follow a course of legal study where a significant portion of the instruction is in English to have a positive and beneficial impact on the content and delivery of English language training courses for legal purposes to provide an examination to do this which is fair to all candidates and which is delivered to international standards to allow test users to compare candidates’ results with other qualifications which are linked to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. ... [-]
The Crest Schools of English Intensive course is the best programme to take if you want to improve your [+]
The Crest Schools of English Intensive course is the best programme to take if you want to improve your language level in a short amount of time.
You will have greater contact with teachers in a classroom setting and lots of opportunity to practice your language skills, participate in classroom activities and learn with other students. The additional exposure to English will give you the confidence you need to practice your speaking and improve your accuracy.
All our classes are relaxed and interactive and teachers cover a wide variety of interesting topics to ensure that lessons are lively and engaging. It is an ideal course for people who want to dedicate as much of their time as possible to learning English and to improving their key language skills: reading, writing, listening and speaking.... [-]
Our General English classes are designed for students who want to develop all their language skills: reading [+]
Our General English classes are designed for students who want to develop all their language skills: reading, writing, listening and speaking. General English classes will also help you to improve your grammar, pronunciation and fluency. Classes are available for all levels from beginner to proficiency.What can I expect from classes?
Our experienced teachers will monitor your progress throughout your studies and will assign homework to help consolidate your learning. We have a range of self-access learning materials and an online e-learning student zone so that you can continue to study outside class in your free time.What happens after my course?
Students who complete their course are awarded a Crest Schools of English certificate, which shows the length of your studies and the level achieved. To help you consolidate your learning after your course has ended, we will keep your e-learning account open for some time so that you can continue to access sample lessons after your last day at school. We will also invite you to join our Crest alumni, which will give you ongoing, unlimited access to our online blog and newsletter, with helpful advice, fun games to practice your English and other community resources.... [-]
Every year, over 3 million people sit Cambridge ESOL Examinations in over 150 countries worldwide. Cambridge Examinations assess candidates’ [+]
Every year, over 3 million people sit Cambridge ESOL Examinations in over 150 countries worldwide. Cambridge Examinations assess candidates’ ability to communicate effectively in English by testing all four language skills – reading, writing, listening and speaking.
Thousands of universities, companies and government agencies around the world recognise Cambridge Certificates as proof of your level of English.Which exam is best for me?
When you register with us or on your first day, you will take a short test to assess your level of English. Based on the test results and our interview with you, our advisors will recommend the best class for you and advise which exam would be most appropriate for you.... [-]