Part Time Day
Course Start Date
04 Feb 2020
Hours Per Week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- Non Government Subsidised
Practice your English speaking, listening, reading and writing with the nationally accredited Certificate I in Spoken and Written English. You will learn how to use basic English in many settings to improve your communication skills.
LEARN NEW SKILLS
Through your practical course work, you will learn:
- Short simple social conversations
- Short simple spoken transactions
- To read and write simple personal information
- To read and write simple social texts
- To read and write simple transactional texts
- To improve your learning skills
- To use technology to learn English
DEVELOP YOUR TALENT
Develop other personal qualities while completing this course:
- Gain more confidence when using English
- Feel comfortable using English in social situations
ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS
Completing this course will provide you with:
- A nationally recognised qualification at Certificate I level
GROW YOUR CAREER
This course will improve your English Language skills and may allow you to enrol into Certificate II courses.
If you already have a job, this course can improve how you communicate with your colleagues.
In general, employers in Australia require their workers to have intermediate English language skills. No matter what industry you choose to work in, improved English language skills will help you grow your career.
If you are interested in the Adult Migrant English Program, phone 1800 114 707 to find out if you are eligible or visit tafensw.edu.au/amep to find an AMEP campus near you.
To find out more about this course, meet our teachers and receive information about enrolment and next steps, attend an information session.
Date: Wednesday, 22 January 2020
Time: 10.30am to 12.00pm
Location: Maclean Campus, Building A, Level G, Room AG.22
This is a part time day, face to face course. You will need to attend approximately 10 hours of class, over 2 days a week, for 40 weeks. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete approximately 0.4 hours of other study per week which equals 15 hrs of excursions (SLSC Beach Safety & Clarence Valley Workshop, Jacaranda Cultural Parade).
You may also be required to complete approximately 9 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including private study & reasearch.
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?
This course offering is designed for people who:
- want to learn English and Australian culture with the aim of employment, permanent residency and citizenship if appropriate.
This is a course for learners who would like to learn English. The leaners' backgrounds may include people with little or no formal education with poor literacy and numeracy skills, refugees, people from educated backgrounds wishing to gain English skills, people resettling into rural or urban areas without family or community ties.
SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT
There are additional learning and study tools available for this course, including:
- Accessibility and Disability Services
- Personal Counselling
- Vocational Counselling
- Learning Support
- Multicultural Support
We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services
As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:
- LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
- Studiosity - online access to a real life tutor
- Easy computing online short courses
- Access to local TAFE libraries
This course is currently scheduled on Tuesday and Wedneday from 9.30am to 3.00pm. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher.
You may be eligible for a concession and/or exemption. This will be confirmed during the enrolment process.
FULLY GOVERNMENT SUBSIDISED
This course is fully government-subsidised for eligible students, meaning you will not have to pay any course fees. It is part of a program to help people develop the skills they need to get a job, undertake entry level qualifications or transition to a new job.
If you are not eligible for subsidised training, you can still choose to enrol in the course but will need to pay the full (non-subsidised) fee.
Applying with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. Be sure to read all course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you. As you progress through the application and enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.
For further information or assistance, call 131 601.
Find out more about Applying and Enrolling
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Phone 131 601
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