Cert III EAL (Access)
The Certificate III in EAL (Access) is designed for participants from a range of cultural and educational backgrounds to develop English,
International students looking to study English for further study in Australia
those who have immigrated to Australia and are longer term residents returning to study, to improve their English skills after having
previously worked in low skilled jobs or having been out of the workforce
The course focuses on the consolidation of English language speaking, listening, reading and writing skills so that participants can access a
range of further and vocational education options which may require some specialisation. Participants include those who have been out of the
workforce for a period and wish to further develop English language skills and research pathway options or seek employment.
The recommended entry level for this course is
ISLPR Level 2 or
IELTS score of 4.5 - 5 (Academic Module); or
Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF) 2
LLN test to for VACTS to gain understanding of student ability and special requirements. The LLN has been designed for the CERT II and CERT III
Mode Of Delivery
This Course will be delivered entirely face to face with access to computers at the VACTS premises at 171 Sydney road, Coburg- 3058
This will be achieved by scheduling classes 20 Hrs per week over 29 weeks.
The other days of the week may be used for private study time and extra tuition, if required.
Trainer will provide additional activities and self-learning from suggested texts for each unit . This will require an additional 490 hours of learning
and practice on the above units of competency.
Australian Year 12 Equivalent T level
VU21323 Develop and document a learning plan and portfolio
VU21465 Engage in casual conversations and straight forward transactions
VU21466 Give and respond to a range of straightforward information and instructions
VU21467 Read and write straightforward communications and transactional texts
VU21468 Read and write straightforward informational and instructional texts
VU21470 Investigate issues in the Australian environment
VU21472 Investigate features of the education system in Australia
BSBITU201 Produce simple word processed documents