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English as a Second Language

Is English your second, third or fourth language? Do you need English language skills for work or study?

CIT offers government subsidised affordable English as a second language classes. Our next course starts on Monday 25 July, 2016 at CIT Reid. Come along to our information and enrolment sessions in Room H102, H Block, CIT Reid on Tuesday 19 July 2 - 5:00 pm or Thursday 21 July 3 - 5:30pm.

CIT Pathways College offers a range of courses for people from non-English speaking backgrounds. These courses assist students to achieve functional English so they can maximise settlement opportunities in Australia and are designed to improve skills in speaking, listening, reading and writing English, from beginner to advanced level. Our qualified, experienced teachers will build your confidence to use English at work, for study or in the community, in a friendly and affordable learning environment.

The Skills for Education and Employment (SEE) programme, funded by the Australian Government, provides language, literacy and numeracy training for eligible clients referred by the Department of Human Services (also known as Centrelink) and employment service providers. As well as developing students' language, literacy and numeracy skills, the program assists participants to develop the skills they need to participate more effectively in further training or employment. (funded by the Australian Government).

Course List

Description Delivery AA/ ASBA
Certificate IV Spoken and Written English - Further Studies
10365NAT
FT PT
Certificate III Spoken and Written English
10364NAT
FT PT
Certificate II Spoken and Written English
10363NAT
FT PT
Certificate I Spoken and Written English
10362NAT
FT PT
Statement of Attainment training English - Elementary [extract from 10362NAT]
FT
Statement of Attainment training English - Pre-Intermediate [extract from 10363NAT]
FT
Statement of Attainment training English - Advanced [extract from 10365NAT]
FT
Non-Accredited Training Language Skills for Taxi Drivers
PT

AA | ASBA - these courses are available as apprenticeships, traineeships or Australian School-Based Apprenticeships (ASBAs). See above for availability, or contact CIT Student Services on (02) 6207 3188 or infoline@cit.edu.au.

Delivery - FT = Full-time, PT = Part-time, ON = Online, FL = Flexible.


  • Taxi Drivers (LSATD)

    The Language Skills Assessment for Taxi Drivers (LSATD) has been introduced in the ACT to ensure that taxi driver recruits meet the minimum national English language skill standards required by the regulatory authorities.

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