Part Time Day
Course Start Date
10.4 Hours per week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
- Fully Subsidised Course
Develop your English speaking, listening, reading and writing skills with the Certificate III in Spoken and Written English. If English is your second language, this course is for you. You will learn how to use formal and informal English to improve your study and employment options.
LEARN NEW SKILLS
Through your practical course work, you will learn:
- Formal and informal language skills to help you live and work in Australia
- English skills for emails, text messages and social media
- How to ask for help and information
- How to have conversations with people at your workplace and in your community
DEVELOP YOUR TALENT
Develop other personal skills while completing this course:
- Gain more confidence when using English
- Improve your communication skills and open up additional career pathways
- Achieve a sense of ease in social and formal situations
ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS
Completing this course will provide you with:
- A nationally recognised qualification at Certificate III level
GROW YOUR CAREER
This course will improve your English Language skills and may allow you to enrol into Certificate IV 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.
There are no information sessions currently scheduled for this course.
This is a part time day, face to face course. You will need to attend approximately 10 hours of class, over 2 days per week, for 40 weeks. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete approximately 40 minutes of other study per week.
You may also be required to complete approximately 17.5 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including private study & research.
An additional 15 hours may be required to attend excursions including (SLSC Beach Safety and Clarence Valley Workshop and Jacaranda Cultural Parade).
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?
This course offering is designed for people who wish to:
- Learn English and Australian culture with the aim of employment, permanent residency and citizenship if appropriate.
- 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
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 9.30am to 3.00pm and Thursday 12.30pm to 6.00pm. 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
Learn about TAFE NSW Payment/Funding
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
Semester two starts July 2020. Enquire now to be notified when enrolments open.
To find out more information on this course including the next start date, submit an online enquiry by clicking the Enquire Now button on this page, or call 131 601 during business hours* to chat with a member of our friendly customer service team.
*Our customer service team are available from Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm AEST.
Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it.
Be sure to read your chosen course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you.
Enrol and pay online via our secure payment gateway to secure your place.
As you progress through the enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.
If you are interested in studying as a Trainee or Apprentice please call 131 601 for full details.
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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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