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22484VIC Certificate I in EAL (Access)

National ID: 22484VIC State ID: BEI22
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Increase your confidence and develop your English language skills

This course is for people from non-English speaking backgrounds.

The Certificate I in EAL (Access) will help you to develop English language speaking, listening, reading and writing skills for everyday personal and social situations. The course electives will give you relevant social, settlement and numeracy skills and knowledge.

This course aims to improve your academic skills to undertake further training and education, and increase your employment opportunities.

EAL = English as an Additional Language

  • Reading, writing, speaking and listening skills
  • Computing skills
  • Knowledge of Australian culture including workplace
  • Teamwork, collaboration and negotiation

I have the following attributes:

  • A desire to develop English language skills directly related to immediate personal and social needs
  • A desire to prepare for participation in further English language study

No limitations to entry based on gender and physical ability, social or educational background.

Once your appointment has been confirmed you will be sent an email telling you what to bring and information about social distancing rules which you will need to follow.

You will need to bring:

  • Passport or VISA
  • Unique Student Identifier (USI). The USI is available online at no cost and will stay with you for life.  It will be recorded with any nationally recognised course that is undertaken. You must apply for your USI before coming to accept your place and enrol (visit and go to Create your USI),
  • 1 support person if necessary
  • Payment can be made by Credit/Debit Card – NO CASH

In order to comply with COVID-19 Government social distancing guidelines, you will NOT be able to:

  • Bring children or more than one family member OR support person
  • Make payment for your course in cash

This course provides support to students who have English as a second language (ESL) - it is not occupationally specific.

Study options and next steps

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Semester 2, 2022

Perth - On Campus

Duration 1 Semester
When Semester 2, 2022
Where Perth
How On campus
Course fee
Tuition fee* Resource fee Total fee
General $115.50 $65.00 $180.50
Concession $115.50 $65.00 $180.50

*Fee disclaimers

The fees quoted are estimates only and are for the entire course for students enrolling on a full-time basis in 2022. Please view the full list of Fee disclaimers.

Please note fees listed include all units required to gain this qualification.  If you're a continuing student and have successfully completed a lower-level qualification that is a prerequisite for this course, you'll only pay for the units that you need to enrol in, to complete this course.

Enquiries regarding fees can be made by calling us.

T 1300 300 822

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This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply, please refer to the Study options and next steps section above.