Certificate I in EAL (Access)
Certificate II in EAL (Employment)

Start date: Call 9288 9932 to organise a pre-training review and assessment
Location: Fitzroy

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Certificate I in EAL (English as an additional language)

This course is for people who are just beginning to learn English. The course will help you speak, read and write in simple English.

At the end of the course you will be able to:

  • improve your vocabulary and conversation skills outside of the classroom
  • read and understand short, simple sentences
  • use technology to help you communicate in English
  • have simple English conversations with others
  • understand simple words and ideas from more difficult texts
  • write short, simple sentences in English
  • read and understand simple English on your computer, mobile phone and the internet.

Certificate II in EAL

This course is for people who are learning English and offers further help in finding work. This course will teach you the English language skills you need to work in Australia, and help you understand the culture of an Australian workplace. 

Our trainers will help you to build your English skills so that you can succeed at your job in Australia. They will help you to understand, speak, read and write to:

  • create a learning plan and resume / CV
  • use basic digital technology
  • travel around your area easily using buses, trains, trams and cars
  • communicate with customers
  • make simple word processed documents
  • read and write simple texts for employment.

Course details: 22250VIC Certificate I in EAL (Access)

Enrolment: Call 9288 9932 to organise a pre-training review and assessment.
Length: 20 weeks, two days per week face-to-face
Dates and times: Mondays and Tuesdays from 13th February 2017 9:30am to 3:30pm (Fitzroy)
Thursdays and Fridays from 23rd February 2017 9:30am to 3:30pm (Epping).
Location: Centre for Work and Learning, 95 Brunswick St, Fitzroy.
Epping Community Services Hub, 713 High St, Epping.
Study mode: classroom-based
Fees: please refer to the latest fees and charges document (PDF, 268KB)

Course details: 22252VIC Certificate II in EAL (Employment)

Enrolment: Call 9288 9932 to organise a pre-training review and assessment
Length: 20 weeks, two days per week face-to-face
Dates and times: Thursdays and Fridays from 16th February 2017 9:30am to 3:30pm (Fitzroy).
Mondays and Tuesdays from 20th February 2017 9:30am to 3:30pm (Epping).
Thursdays and Fridays from 2nd March 2017 9:30am to 3:30pm (Dandenong).
Locations: Centre for Work and Learning, 95 Brunswick St, Fitzroy.
Epping Community Services Hub, 713 High St, Epping.
Life Without Barriers, 1-7 Langhorne St, Dandenong.
Study mode
: classroom-based
Fees: please refer to the latest fees and charges document (PDF, 268KB)


Contact us

Would you like to know more about our courses or to book your place?

CALL US 
Our friendly team is happy to answer your questions. Phone: (03) 9288 9932

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If you would like to ask us a question or to book your place, please send us an email and we'll endeavour to reply within 48 hours. Email: training(at)bsl.org.au

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VISIT US 
All visitors are welcome to find out more about our Training Services. Our office is located at 95 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy, Victoria 3065

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