Cambridge Preparation

Cambridge Exam Preparation courses at ELS Sydney offer intensive practice for students wanting to take Cambridge First Certificate in English or Cambridge Advanced English. Cambridge is recognised all over the world by thousands of learning institutions, governments, businesses and employers.

 Take home an internationally recognised qualification that is valid for life!

Key Language Skills

Each course helps you expand your grammar and vocabulary knowledge daily, as well as rapidly improving your speaking, listening, reading
and writing.

What else?

In addition to language skills, these courses will also provide you with learning strategies to assist your independent learning and gives you strong test-taking techniques so the result of the exam reflects your true English ability.

Program Hours

Our Cambridge preparation classes have been designed to offer you maximum flexibility with intakes every 5 weeks.  You will study for 20 hours per week with an additional 3 lessons (2.5 hours per week) of exam practice. These exam practice classes simulate Cambridge exams and give you the opportunity to prepare yourself under real test conditions. This will give you practice to help you cope with exam pressure so that you don’t feel nervous on exam day. Every 5 weeks, you will have a final mock exam, and your teacher will give you individualised feedback based on your performance over 5 weeks, telling you about your strengths and weaknesses, and how you can improve.

Cambridge Preparation Entry Requirements

FCE: IELTS 5.5 (no band lower than 5.0) 
CAE: IELTS 6.0 (no band lower than 5.5) 
or successful completion of an ELS Sydney entry test. 

2018 Session Start Dates*
3 September, 8 October, 12 November, 17 December.

*These are main start dates however students may begin their course on other Mondays.