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English for Living, Studying and Working in Australia - (CSWE III/EAL)

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  • Course Category:

    General English

  • Program Type:

    Skills First

General English Courses are based on the Certificate in Spoken and Written English (CSWE). This course will help students improve their English language skills through topics relating to their study and work goals such as Education and Employment in Australia.

What will I learn?

This course will enable you to learn to:

  • Use spoken English in a range of social, academic or vocational contexts such as delivering formal presentations or participating in job interviews
  • Read and write a range of academic and/or workplace texts such as complex instructions, reports and resumes or covering letters

What further education can I do after completing the course?

Training for the Workplace courses


Based on interviews where your language level will be assessed and a counsellor will discuss your learning goals.

Course duration

  • Available full-time or part-time.
  • Daytime, evening and weekend classes available.
  • You can also learn English with the help of a Volunteer Tutor.

Course dates

Courses start every two weeks.


Download the Fee Schedule or contact AMES to check your eligibility for a concession fee. The fee is determined by your eligibility for Government funding.

How to Enrol

Contact the best AMES location for you and find out:

  • course dates
  • your eligibility
  • cost
  • arrange a time to have your English level assessed

The course will be run subject to enrolment numbers.

This course is free to eligible SEE and Skills First students.


AMES Australia Flagstaff - Melbourne City
AMES Australia St Albans
AMES Australia Box Hill
AMES Australia Noble Park
AMES Australia Dandenong
AMES Australia Footscray
AMES Australia Werribee
AMES Australia Oakleigh
AMES Australia Melton