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Offering Info

Certificate I in Spoken and Written English

  • National Course Code: 10727NAT
  • TAFE NSW code: 10727NAT-01V01-20PTH-002

Location – Petersham

Study Type

Full Time

Course Start Date

03 Feb 2020

Hours Per Week

20

Duration

20 Weeks

  • Nationally Recognised Training
  • This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
  • Fully Subsidised Course

Course Details

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.

INDUSTRY DEMAND

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.

When you study with TAFE NSW, we want you to succeed. Entry requirements allow us to make sure that you have the right pre-existing knowledge and skills to achieve your chosen qualification. You will need to provide evidence that you meet the requirements listed in this section.

TRAINING PACKAGE REQUIREMENTS

There are no Training Package entry requirements for this qualification.

TAFE NSW REQUIREMENTS

  • Learners entering this course are identified as Elementary learners of English language
  • You will be required to complete a placement test to determine your correct English level

BE PREPARED

To be prepared for this course, it is recommended that you come to class regularly and practice speaking English at home.

LICENSING REQUIREMENTS

No occupational licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.

To be enrolled in this course, you need to be able to provide evidence that you are:

  • Before you enrol in a course, You will need to come to the Information Session. At this information session you will have an English language assessment. This is to ensure you can be given the English course most suitable for you . Please also bring your Visa and some form of ID to the information session on Tuesday 10/12/2019 OR Wednesday 22/01/2020 at 10 am at Petersham Campus, Building C, Level 3 , Room 3.32

    To successfully complete this course, you will need:
  • attend class regularly so you can complete all required assessments

It's all happening at TAFE NSW InfoFest. Register for an information session to broaden your skills set to get ahead. Can't find an Information Session for you? Enquire Online or call 131601.

"**INFORMATION SESSIONS**

To find out more about this course, meet our teachers and receive information about enrolment and next steps, attend an information session.

Date: Tuesday, 10 December 2019
Time: 10.00am to 12.00pm
Location: Petersham Campus, Building C, Level 3, Room 3.32

Date: Wednesday, 22 January 2020
Time: 10.00am to 1.00pm
Location: Petersham Campus, Building C, Level 3, Room 3.32

STUDY COMMITMENT

This is a full time course. You will need to attend approximately 20 hours of class, over 4 days a week, for 20 weeks. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete approximately 1 hour of other study per week.

You may also be required to complete approximately 7.5 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including assignment preparation, private study, attendance at Study Centre, general English practice in the community, using English in daily life

IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?

This course offering is designed for people who:

  • This is a high beginner course. The entry level on the English language proficiency is Level 1- on the ISLPR? scale in speaking, listening, reading and writing. This course provides a pathway to Certificate 11 in Spoken and Written English or other suitable English language courses.

SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT

There are additional learning and study tools available for this course, including:

  • You will have access to a wide range of support to help you succeed in your studies. This includes access to personal and career counselling services, disability support services, a well-resourced TAFE Library, a study centre where you can get help from a teacher and use computers and online learning programs. More information is available at https://www.tafensw.edu.au/student-services

    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 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 9.00am to 2.30pm. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher.

SMART AND SKILLED FEES

This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the NSW Government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.

Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process. Payment plans are available through TAFE NSW for Smart and Skilled eligible qualifications.

For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit Are You Eligible?

READ BEFORE YOU ENROL

Learn about TAFE NSW Fees

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RECOGNITION

Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.

Learn about Recognition at TAFE NSW Recognition

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

Elective Units
Number Title
SWEBLC001 Build simple learning capabilities to learn English
SWEELC001 Listen to and engage in short simple social conversations
SWEELT001 Listen to and engage in short simple spoken transactions
SWERWI001 Read and write simple personal information
SWERWT001 Read and write simple social texts

Note: Not all elective units listed may be available to study, please enquire for more information.

Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there's a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want.

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Course Location

Petersham, Crystal Street
27 Crystal Street, Petersham
Phone 131 601

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