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Certificate in General English Language (Level 3) – Intermediate

Total Credits – 38

Aim & Outcome:

This training scheme is designed for domestic and international students with elementary English Language skills to improve and achieve the below essential communication skills:

Listen and speak:

Understand the main points and key supporting details in conversation during short talks and lectures and relate information and ideas with some coherence and keep a conversation going.


Read and understand a range of texts on familiar topics, scan, locate and gather information to fulfil a specific task.


Write comprehensible, connected texts on familiar topics with reasonable accuracy, using a range of text types.

Develop your vocabulary and grammar skills.

Entry Requirements for Applicants:

  • Must be 18 years of age and above.
  • Hold appropriate visa for study in New Zealand. Work visas, visitor visas or interim visas may study up to maximum of 12 weeks as per visa conditions
  • 22 teaching hours per week
  • Part time hours available
  • Monday to Thursday 9.00 am to 3.00 pm
  • Study from one week to 16 weeks (or longer)

Tuition Fees:

NZD 310 per week + NZD 10 Resource Fee + Enrollment Fees NZD 150 + Insurance for length of study (compulsory for all international students)