English For Vocational Qualification

This course will help you improve your English and Literacy skills to help prepare you to study CHC30113 Early Childhood Education and Care or CHC33015 Individual Support (Ageing, Home and Community). 

This course is delivered in the context of 22488VIC EAL II (Employment) 

What will I learn?

  • Improve English speaking, reading, writing and listening skills
  • Practice and learn the language and vocabulary that is common to work in Childcare Centre's, and Aged Care facilities.
  • Preparation for specific industry language, knowledge, get to know the industry before you go into the qualification you need to work in that area.

How will I learn?

The course will be offered in Mixed Mode Delivery

  • Online Learning, where the student studies remotely off campus using training materials that are provided online or correspondence by the Teacher/Trainer
  • Industry expert teaches the course

For more information visit AMES Australia online service standards.

  • Courses and Units

    22488VIC Certificate II in EAL (Employment)

    Nominal Hours

    VU22358 Develop learning goals


    VU22628 Participate in simple conversations and transactions for employment


    VU22629 Read and write simple texts for employment


    VU22630 Observe and report on activities in a workplace


    VU22631 Prepare to work effectively in an Australian workplace




    VU22117 Develop job interview skills


    VU22608 Explore transport options


    BSBITU201 Produce simple word processed documents


    Total course hours


A pre-intermediate or an intermediate level of English is required; however, your English level will be assessed on application.

Course duration

6 months, part-time 3 days a week. Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Course dates


  • AMES Australia Bourke- Melbourne City - Service Restrictions Apply
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  • AMES Australia Box Hill - Service Restrictions Apply
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  • AMES Australia Dandenong - Service Restrictions Apply
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  • AMES Australia Werribee - Service Restrictions Apply
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  • AMES Australia Footscray - Service Restrictions Apply
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  • AMES Australia Noble Park - Service Restrictions Apply
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The fee is determined by your eligibility for Government funding. Click here for more information on applicable fees or contact AMES Australia to check your eligibility for a concession fee.

There may be extra charges for learning materials, first aid certificate, police check etc. 

A fee concession to a student enrolled under the Asylum Seeker VET Program can then be granted in accordance with the Guidelines about Fees.

Government subsidised Place (GSP) Full Fee paying
Concession Non-concession
Maximum full course tuition fee* (GST exempt) $0.00 $0.00 $3,485.00
Total course materials fee (GST Free) $0.00 $0.00 (included)
Total Payable Fees $0.00 $0.00 $3,485.00

*The tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Material fees are also subject to change given individual circumstances.

How to Enrol

Enquire now to find out:

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

The course will be run subject to enrolment numbers.

Register Interest


This course can be taken under the Government Subsidised Funding Programs below: