English as a Second LanguageCourses

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Want to improve your language skills? Holmesglen offers great courses in English as a second language and intensive courses in English language for accounting, engineering, health, business and teaching professionals.

We know breaking into the employment sector in Australia can be difficult when English is not your first language, so we aim to equip you with the language of your profession.

Our graduates have a high employment success rate – up to 80% of our students secure jobs upon completion of their course! We teach you about workplace culture in Australia and give you all the tools you need to get job interviews to ensure you succeed through the employment process.

While you study we introduce and connect you with relevant employers that are seeking your skill set. Holmesglen has industry links with many large employers and industry bodies in Australia including Officeworks, Engineers Australia, the Civil Contractors Federation, CPA Australia, Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, the National Institute of Accountants, and VECCI.

With flexible study options available, small classes, industry connections and supportive staff that really care about job outcomes for students, Holmesglen has everything in place to help you reach your goal.

Courses available (7)

Certificate I

  • International
    Spoken and Written English
    Chadstone; Moorabbin; Waverley
    Certificate I in Spoken and Written English Holmesglen TAFE
    10362NAT
    • Start Various dates throughout the year

    The language courses at Holmesglen deliver training to people for whom English is a second language, giving practice in listening, speaking, reading and writing, as well as help with grammar and pronunciation. This course aims to provide English language skills to students from non-English speaking backgrounds, at beginner level.If you are an eligible AMEP client, then you can access up to 510 hours of free English language tuition within the first five years of your [...]

Certificate II

  • International
    Spoken and Written English
    Chadstone; Moorabbin; Waverley
    Certificate II in Spoken and Written English Holmesglen TAFE
    10363NAT
    • Start Various dates throughout the year

    The language programs at Holmesglen deliver training if English is your second language, giving practice in listening, speaking, reading and writing as well as helping with grammar and pronunciation. This course aims to provide English language skills if you are from a non-English speaking background, at a post-beginner or elementary level.If you are an eligible AMEP client then you can access up to 510 hours of free English language tuition within the first five years [...]

Certificate III

  • EAL (Further Study)
    Chadstone; Moorabbin; Waverley
    Certificate III in EAL (Further Study) Holmesglen TAFE
    22255VIC
    • Start Various dates throughout the year

    This course provides you with the language, cross-cultural communication and study skills needed to undertake further education if you are from a non-English speaking background. It also aims to develop the cultural understanding necessary for successful participation in the Australian post-secondary education system.This course includes the intensive language, study and basic computer skills you require in order to undertake further study.

  • International
    Spoken and Written English
    Chadstone; Moorabbin; Waverley
    Certificate III in Spoken and Written English Holmesglen TAFE
    10364NAT
    • Start Various dates throughout the year

    The language courses at Holmesglen deliver training to individuals for whom English is a second language, giving practice in listening, speaking, reading and writing, as well as help with grammar and pronunciation. This course aims to provide English language skills to students from non-English speaking backgrounds, at an intermediate level.If you are an eligible AMEP client, then you can access up to 510 hours of free English language tuition within the first five years of [...]

Certificate IV

  • EAL (Further Study)
    Chadstone; Moorabbin; Waverley; City
    Certificate IV in EAL (Further Study) Holmesglen TAFE
    22258VIC
    • Start Various dates throughout the year

    This course provides you with the language, cross-cultural communication and study skills needed to undertake further education if you are from a non-English speaking background. It also aims to develop a cultural understanding necessary for successful participation in the Australian post-secondary education system.

  • EAL (Further Study)
    Nursing and Health Sciences
    Moorabbin
    Certificate IV in EAL (Further Study) Holmesglen TAFE
    22258VIC
    • Start Various dates throughout the year

    This course is an intermediate to advanced level English course designed to provide immigrant and international students with a range of skills and knowledge areas needed to undertake a course of study in the health field.The Certificate IV in EAL (Further Study) may prepare you for the English and study skills requirements of courses including Diploma of Nursing, Bachelor of Nursing, Bachelor of Oral Health, Bachelor of Laboratory Techniques, Bachelor of Pathology and courses from [...]

Course

  • Preliminary Spoken and Written English
    Chadstone; Moorabbin; Waverley
    Course in Preliminary Spoken and Written English Holmesglen TAFE
    10361NAT
    • Start Various dates throughout the year

    The language courses at Holmesglen deliver training to you if English is your second language. They develop your language skills, giving you practice in listening, speaking, reading and writing, as well as helping with grammar and pronunciation. This course aims to provide English language skills to you if you are from a non-English speaking background and have little or no English.If you are an eligible AMEP client, then you can access up to 510 hours [...]

English as a Second Language Open Days

  • 10Aug
    Professional ESL Programs
    Moorabbin
    OD2988

    Looking to improve your language skills? Holmesglen offers intensive ESL courses for accounting, engineering, health, business and teaching professionals. With flexible study options available, small classes, industry connections and supportive staff that really care about job outcomes for students, Holmesglen has everything in place to help you reach your goal!

    Visit us on Open Day, to get some valuable insights into the job market and gain some job seeking strategies. Learn about our Bridge to Employment programs for skilled migrants with local work experience in your field.

    - , Thu 10 Aug - bookings essential.

    Holmesglen Moorabbin Campus, 488 South Road, Moorabbin, Vic Australia

  • 10Aug
    English as a Second Language
    Moorabbin
    OD2989

    Looking to improve your language skills? We know breaking into the employment sector in Australia can be difficult when English is not your first language, Holmesglen ESL courses aim to equip you with the language of your profession and provide you with real insights into working in Australia that will help your employability.

    Visit us on Open Day, and tour the ESL facilities, including the Independent Learning Centre and observe students applying self directed learning and see how technology assists language learning

    - , Thu 10 Aug - bookings essential.

    Holmesglen Moorabbin Campus, 488 South Road, Moorabbin, Vic Australia

  • 10Aug
    English as a Second Language
    Chadstone
    OD2990

    Looking to improve your language skills? We know breaking into the employment sector in Australia can be difficult when English is not your first language, Holmesglen ESL courses aim to equip you with the language of your profession and provide you with real insights into working in Australia that will help your employability.

    Visit us on Open Day, and tour the ESL facilities, including the Independent Learning Centre and observe students applying self directed learning and see how technology assists language learning.

    - , Thu 10 Aug - bookings essential.

    Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road, Chadstone, Vic Australia