Skills for further study in Australia

AMES Australia Flagstaff offers a full time intensive preparation course if you are planning to pursue further study at TAFE or university in Australia. It is also suitable if you intend to sit the Academic IELTS test.

What will I learn?

  • Develop reading, writing, speaking and listening skills
  • Extend understanding and usage of English grammar and vocabulary
  • Improve fluency and accuracy in spoken and written English
  • Develop familiarity with the IELTS examination format
  • Practice examination tasks are graded and benchmarked against the IELTS 9 point scale

Course delivery and materials:

  • The course is delivered by a qualified IELTS examiner
  • Practice tasks will give participants an accurate assessment of their skill level



Australian citizen or permanent resident.

Course duration

10 weeks, Monday - Friday: 1.00pm - 5.00pm

Course dates

Monday, January 15th – Thursday, March 29th 2018


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This course is funded by ACFE and available to permanent residents of Australia. $1 per hour or for concession card holders 0.20 per hour. $100 for Administration and materials cost.

Note that the following are included in the course fees:

  • Access to the computer lab
  • AMES Australia Flagstaff Resource Centre

How to Enrol

Enquire to find out:

  • more information about this course
  • your eligibility
  • arrange your English level to be assessed

The course will be run subject to enrolment numbers.