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    AMEP (Adult Migrant English Program)

  • Course can be taken as part of an AMEP program

This program is for young people from a refugee or refugee-like background. AMES Australia teachers, Foundation House and the Centre for Multicultural Youth (CMY) work together to help you with your settlement in Australia. This program involves work experience opportunities.

What will I learn?

  • English language support
  • Meet with youth volunteers - young Australians studying or working part-time
  • English for the Australian workplace
  • Prepare you for part time work
  • Arrange work experience
  • Care for your wellbeing.


To be eligible for this course you must be a refugee or have a refugee background, aged 16-24 years and have lived in Australia for at least three months.

Course duration

1 day a week, for a semester.

Course dates

Next courses start August 2016.

Information Session:

  • AMES Australia Flagstaff - Wednesday 20th July, 2:00 - 3:30pm, Level 4 Rooms 4&5
  • AMES Australia Dandenong - Thursday 21st July, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
  • AMES Australia Box Hill - Tuesday 19th July, 1:00pm - 3:00pm



This course is free for AMEP students.

How to Enrol

Contact the best AMES location for you and find out:

  • course dates
  • your eligibility

The course will be run subject to enrolment numbers.

The AMEP is based on accredited curricula delivering 10361NAT Course in Preliminary Spoken and Written English, 10362NAT Certificate I in Spoken and Written English, 10363NAT Certificate II in Spoken and Written English, 10364NAT Certificate III in Spoken and Written English. AMES is a Registered Training Organisation TOID 0590. This course is part of the AMEP and is free to eligible AMEP students. The Adult Migrant English Program (AMEP) is funded by the Australian Government Department of Education and Training.


AMES Australia Flagstaff - Melbourne City
AMES Australia Dandenong
AMES Australia Box Hill