General English


10 Weeks


On Campus



Campus Location

Surry Hills, Bankstown


111413M ELICOS

English courses can help improve your English language skills. Those courses are designed for both personal development and preparation for direct entry into vocational colleges and universities.

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Entry Requirement

To study English on an ELICOS program with us, you need to be at least 18 years of age. You’ll also need to have your current English skills assessed so you’re placed into a course at an appropriate level.

Certified tests for entry include:

International English Language Testing System (IELTS)
Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)
Pearson Test of English (PTE)
Council of Adult Education (CAE)
Pearson Versant Test (PVT).

If you’re currently in Australia and haven’t taken any of these tests, we can arrange a PVT for you. Contact us directly to arrange one, or ask your international agent to organise an appointment with us.

Course Duration

This course is offered via classroom based training. The total time commitment is 10 weeks day of classroom training and assessment.

Class sessions are planned to ensure that students have a mixture of practical and theoretical components and those classes cater for a wide variety of learning styles.  Additionally, workplace practices and environments are simulated and used to conduct skills based assessments in accordance with unit requirements.


Delivery Mode

This course will be delivered face-to-face in a classroom-based setting which includes the simulation of workplace based environment.

Location of Course

The course is delivered at:

  • Level 5, 162-166 Goulburn Street, Surry Hills NSW 2010
  • Levels 1B/C and 3C, 40 Raymond Street Bankstown NSW 2200
  • 40B Neil Street, Toowoomba, QLD 4350



The costs for this course are as follows: 

Enrollment and Materials Fees AUD $0.00
Tuition Fees AUD $190 per week
Non-tuition fees May apply and can be found in our International Student Handbook.
Course Structure


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Process to apply


Enrolment Procedures

To enroll for this course an enrolment form must be completed. which can be emailed or posted to students or downloaded from our website. The enrolment form should be completed and then sent to us along with all of the required documentation.

For more information about our selection and enrolment processes, contact us at the details shown below.

Course progress and attendance

Note that for international students, satisfactory course progress and attendance is required in order to meet visa requirements. More information can be found in the International Student Handbook that also includes information on the specific  support that is available to international students. Students who are identified as being at risk of not meeting course progress and attendance requirements will be provided with additional support as recorded in an intervention strategy. The student handbook can be found online at www.excelcollegeaustralia.edu.au

Student support

All students will be provided with a range of learning support options and resources to help them achieve competency. This includes:
• Academic and personal support.
• Referral to external support services.

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