Certificate I in English Proficiency


This course aims to provide a balanced program of training for overseas-born adult migrants for whom English is a second language. The course will help students to improve their access to the Australian society and community, and to the employment and training market. There are no particular jobs related to these qualifications. However, an adequate command of the English language is a prerequisite for most jobs in an Australian employment context.

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education

Subjects you can Study:

Orientation to Study; Speaking and Listening (Personal and Co-operative); and (Procedural and Technical); Reading and Writing Skill (Personal and Co-operative); and (Procedural and Technical); Australian Systems and Society (Public and Systems); Plus electives.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00092B

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Adelaide City No info Yes Full time 6 months
Adelaide City No info Yes Part time 12 months
TAFE SA is South Australia's largest vocational education and training (VET) provider and one of the largest in Australia. It is also a registered higher education provider. More than one million students have studied with us since we were established in 1971. Each year, we accept more than 70,000 student enrolments and deliver training at over 300 locations right across South Australia. Our courses cover more than 80 areas of industry and activity, with flexible delivery options that suit the needs of our students. The National Centre for Vocational Education Research (NCVER) Student Outcomes Survey findings in 2017 showed that 87% of TAFE SA graduates find jobs or continue studying, and 89% of TAFE SA graduates are satisfied with the overall quality of training. These results are fantastic for students, and they also demonstrate our significant contribution to building a skilled, sustainable workforce for the state of South Australia. TAFE SA is responsive to the needs of employers, working with industry groups to deliver relevant, high quality training that aligns with contemporary career opportunities. International students from more than 70 countries choose to study at TAFE SA for the quality of education and support they receive, as well as the enviable South Australian lifestyle.

Provider CRICOS: 00092B

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